International Journal of Clinical Preventive Dentistry

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Table. 3.

Table. 3.

Experience of dental caries in permanent teeth by socio-demographic characteristics

Item Division Experience of dental caries in permanent teeth x2(p)a

No Yes
Gender Men 207 (11.1) 1,655 (88.9) 21.019 (0.000)
Women 212 (7.3) 2,704 (92.7)
Age (yr) <30 43 (8.6) 456 (91.4) 4.551 (0.573)
30-39 64 (8.0) 736 (92.0)
40-49 74 (9.5) 709 (90.5)
50-59 73 (8.1) 826 (91.9)
60-69 73 (8.1) 828 (91.9)
≥≥70 92 (10.3) 804 (89.7)
Educational level Elementary and below graduation 138 (10.5) 1,178 (89.5) 8.184 (0.052)
Middle school graduation 38 (7.5) 471 (92.5)
High school graduation 138 (8.8) 1,438 (91.2)
University graduation and above 105 (7.6) 1,272 (92.4)
Average monthly income (million won) <1 93 (10.9) 761 (89.1) 15.863 (0.007)
1 to <2 64 (8.2) 716 (91.8)
2 to <3 89 (10.8) 734 (89.2)
3 to <4 52 (7.9) 605 (92.1)
4 to <5 45 (8.4) 493 (91.6)
≥5 76 (6.7) 1,050 (93.3)
Marital status Married 356 (8.6) 3,804 (91.4) 1.801 (1.081)
Unmarried 63 (10.2) 555 (89.8)

Values are presented as number (%). a By chi-square test, p<0.05.

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