International Journal of Clinical Preventive Dentistry

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Table. 1.

Table. 1.

DMFT summary data, by socio-demographic characteristics of participants

Characteristic N (%) DMFT
Mean (SD)
Sex
Male 129 (52.4) 2.2 (1.7)
Female 117 (47.6) 2.5 (1.8)
Maternal education
Primary 60 (24.4) 2.5 (1.7)
Secondary 55 (22.4) 2.6 (1.7)
Post-secondary 131 (53.3) 2.2 (1.8)
Maternal occupation
Unemployed 115 (46.7) 2.5 (1.7)
Employed 131 (53.3) 2.2 (1.7)
Paternal education
Primary 71 (28.9) 2.6 (1.6)
Secondary 81 (32.9) 2.5 (1.8)
Post-secondary 94 (38.2) 2.1 (1.7)
Paternal occupation
Unemployed 50 (20.3) 2.5 (1.5)
Employed 196 (79.7) 2.3 (1.8)
All combined 246 (100) 2.4 (1.7)

DMFT: Decayed, Missing and Filled Teeth index, N: number, (%): percentage, SD: standard deviation.

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