TABLE 1

Ethnic breakdown of sex, age, Index of Multiple Deprivation (IMD) score, ethnic density, current smokers and smoking intensity in south and east London

White British/IrishOther WhiteIndianPakistaniBangladeshiBlack CaribbeanBlack African
Male
 Patients n113 29876 03130 15919 78550 87118 13833 472
 Age years42.7±15.837.2±12.037.8±13.936.3±13.435.9±12.948.3±17.641.3±13.5
 IMD score36.6 (15.3)37.9 (14.5)38.8 (9.5)40.4 (9.6)43.8 (13.6)38.7 (12.9)41.5 (13.7)
 Ethnic density %38.2 (20.0)15.4 (6.7)17.9 (42.3)13.0 (13.2)28.5 (30.7)8.6 (5.2)13.6 (10.2)
 Current smokers %36.039.221.527.843.841.818.4
 High-intensity smokers# %12.17.62.43.74.03.62.8
Female
 Patients n115 65490 53123 80112 67342 51324 03937 432
 Age years42.3±17.736.0±12.839.6±15.638.2±14.536.9±14.548.3±17.740.8±14.0
 IMD score36.6 (15.2)38.1 (14.3)38.7 (9.7)40.1 (9.0)43.9 (13.5)38.8 (12.6)41.8 (13.5)
 Ethnic density %38.4 (20.4)15.2 (6.6)15.1 (24.5)12.3 (13.4)28.9 (30.6)8.7 (5.9)13.7 (10.2)
 Current smokers %31.831.45.05.37.224.26.2
 High-intensity smokers# %8.83.21.92.72.12.51.4
  • Data are presented as mean±sd or median (interquartile range; 75th–25th percentile), unless otherwise stated. #: high-intensity smoking >20 cigarettes per day.