Table 3.

Age-Adjusted OR of Other Substance Use Given Cigar Use Among GUTS Adolescents

Substance
Use Behavior
OR of Behavior Given
Cigar Use [95% CI]
GirlsBoys
Use of cigarettes
 Ever use 23.6 [17.2–32.3]21.3 [17.1–26.6]
Use of smokeless tobacco
 Ever use 7.5 [4.5–12.4]13.0 [9.8–17.4]
Use of alcohol
 Ever use 6.6 [4.8–9.1]6.8 [5.3–8.8]
 Ever been drunk3.4 [2.5–4.7]4.1 [2.9–6.0]
 Ever ridden in car with
intoxicated driver
4.0 [2.6–6.1]4.8 [3.2–7.1]
 Binge drinking 11.6 [7.9–16.9]34.8 [19.4–62.3]
  • * Defined as having ever tried or experimented with cigarette smoking, even a few puffs.

  • Defined as reported ever use of chewing tobacco.

  • Defined as having had a whole drink of alcohol.

  • § Defined as riding with a driver who has been drinkingn alcohol or taking drugs.

  • Defined as drinking 5 or more drinks at 1 time.