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Table 2 Worksite Tobacco-Free Policies

From: Tobacco-free policies at worksites in Kansas

  No Tobacco-Free Policy (n = 119) Tobacco-Free policy(n = 156) P-value
Population Density    0.0001
 Rural 103 (50%) 103 (50%)  
 Urban 16 (23.2%) 53 (76.8%)  
Employer size    0.0003
 0-49 58 (56.9%) 44 (43.1%)  
 50-249 43 (41.8%) 60 (58.3%)  
 250 or more 18 (25.7%) 52 (74.3%)  
Employer Type*    0.0125
 Agriculture/Manufacturing 20 (64.5%) 11 (35.5%)  
 General Office 40 (59.7%) 27 (40.3%)  
 Government 18 (45%) 22 (55%)  
 Hospital or Healthcare 20 (38.5%) 32 (61.5%)  
 Schools or Education 11 (30.6%) 25 (69.4%)  
 “Other” 1 (100%) 0 (0%)  
Missing = 48
Gender    0.0474
  > =50% were females 62 (37.1%) 105 (62.9%)  
  > =50% were males 44 (50%) 44 (50%)  
Missing = 20
Age    0.7233
 1 - 50% of workers who were 50 years and older 82 (40.6%) 120 (59.4%)  
 51% or more of workers who were 50 years and older 10 (37%) 17 (63%)  
Missing = 47
Ethnicity    0.1858
 Lower than the Kansas Hispanic percentage (11.2%) 79 (40.3%) 117 (59.7%)  
 Higher than the Kansas Hispanic percentage (11.2%) 23 (51.1%) 22 (48.9%)  
Frequency Missing = 35
Composition of the workforce    0.1099
 1-25% manual labor 56 (39.2%) 87 (60.8%)  
 26-50% manual labor 14 (46.7%) 16 (53.3%)  
 51-75% manual labor    
 76-100% manual labor 22 (61.1%) 14 (38.9%)  
Frequency Missing = 24
  1. *p-value calculation was based on the exclusion of other category in the employer type