Table 1

Characteristics of footballers

nPer cent
Club, N=187
 A3116.7
 B158.1
 C179.2
 D2413.0
 E1910.3
 F2211.9
 G3820.5
 K2111.4
Ethnicity, N=185nPer cent
 White13975.1
 Asian21.1
 Black2614.1
 Mixed147.6
 Other42.2
Tobacco use, N=184nPer cent
 Current105.4
 Never17494.6
If using tobaccoN=184
 NA17394.0
 Smoking10.5
 Chewing tobacco/smokeless105.4
Age, N=187
 Median=24
(Range 18–39)
Last visit to dentist, N=188NPer cent
 Within last 12 months13873.4
 >1 but<2 years ago3016.0
 >2 years ago2010.6
 Never00
Frequency sports drink, N=168nPer cent
 Rarely or never53.0
 <once a week74.2
 1–2 times a week4929.2
 3–5 times a week6840.5
 6 or more times a week3923.2