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Table 1 Bar owners’ characteristics, number, and percent

From: Challenges for the smoking ban in Israeli pubs and bars: analysis guided by the behavioral ecological model

   Number (percent) of pubs/bars or owners 36 (100%)
Mean age 32 years
Range 23–47
 
Gender Male 32 (89%)
Female 4 (11%)
Smoking status Present smokers 20 (56%)
Past smokers 3 (8%)
Never smoked 13 (36%)
Self report of ban enforcement in the bar/pub Enforce the ban 14 (39%)
Partially enforce the ban 6 (17%)
Do not enforce the ban 16 (44%)
Size of town or city where the bar/pub is located Tel-Aviv (400,000 residents) 13 (36%)
  Towns with 220–100,000 residents 7 (19%)
  Towns with 100,000–50,000 residents 4 (11%)
  Towns with 49,000–25,000 residents 12 (33%)