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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of analyzed sample

From: Influenza and influenza-like syndromes: the subjects’ beliefs, the attitude to prevention and treatment, and the impact in Italian general population

Baseline characteristics N = 1,202
Age ─ median (IQR) 46 (34─60)
Male ─ N (%) 586 (48.8%)
Chronic respiratory illnesses ─ N (%) 78 (6.5%)
Smoker ─ N (%)
 Active 243 (20.3%)
 Ex-smoker 807 (67.3%)
 Never 150 (12.5%)
Geographic area ─ N (%)
 North-West 299 (24.9%)
 North-Est 304 (25.3%)
 Central 262 (21.8%)
 South and Islands 337 (28.0%)
  1. IQR interquartile range