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Table 1 Patient characteristics, by cohort

From: Complete smokefree policies in mental health inpatient settings: results from a mixed-methods evaluation before and after implementing national guidance

Characteristics Pre-implementation (n = 150) Post-implementation (n = 165)
  Frequency (%)
Gender Male 83 (55.3) 81 (49.1)
Female 67 (44.7) 84 (50.9)
Legal status Detained 81 (54.0) 108 (65.6)
Voluntary 69 (46.0) 57 (34.4)
First admission Yes 43 (28.7) 77 (46.7)
No 107 (71.3) 88 (53.3)
  Mean (SD)
Age (years) 47.9 (20.9) 48.2 (19.8)
Length of admission (days) 23.2 (15.9) 37.2 (22.8)
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