Table. 3.

Table. 3.

Primary teeth caries experience among vientiane primary school students (2)

Index Value Vientiane Urban area Rural area



Total Male Female Total Male Female Total Male Female
ss Mean 50.88 49.92 51.59   46.92 42.05 50.23   53.86 55.26 52.71
SD 18.82 18.45 19.20   18.91 15.99 20.24   18.32 18.31 18.50
ds Mean 17.06 16.42 17.54   14.81 13.71 15.55   18.75 18.26 19.16
SD 13.53 13.21 13.84   11.67 11.12 12.14   14.64 14.33 15.06
fs Mean 0.02 0.02 0.01   0.00 0.00 0.00   0.03 0.03 0.03
SD 0.13 0.14 0.12   0.00 0.00 0.00   0.17 0.18 0.16
ses Mean 0.00 0.00 0.00   0.00 0.00 0.00   0.00 0.00 0.00
SD 0.00 0.00 0.00   0.00 0.00 0.00   0.00 0.00 0.00
dfs Mean 17.07 16.44 17.55   14.81 13.71 15.55   18.78 18.29 19.18
SD 13.53 13.24 13.83   11.67 11.12 12.14   14.64 14.38 15.03

ss: number of sound primary tooth surfaces, ds: number of decayed primary tooth surfaces, fs: number of filled primary tooth surfaces due to caries, ses: number of sealant treated primary tooth surfaces, dfs: number of decayed and filled primary tooth surfaces, SD: standard deviation.

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