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Table 3 Caries prevalence and components by gender and age-group

From: Is the burden of oral diseases higher in urban disadvantaged community compared to the national prevalence?

Age group (years) Gender Prevalence
n (%)
DT FT MT DMFT
19-29 Male 25 (61.0) 2.39 0.63 *2.07 5.09
  Female 38 (59.4) 2.16 0.89 1.60 4.90
30-39 Male 37 (75.5) 3.22 1.37 2.86 7.45
  Female 55 (77.5) 2.82 1.65 3.51 7.82
40-49 Male 41 (80.4) 2.78 1.86 6.22 10.86
  Female 66 (74.2) 2.58 2.02 8.39 12.17
50-59 Male 35 (71.4) 2.50 0.35 12.30 13.83
  Female 49 (65.3) 2.25 0.19 16.06 18.29
60 and above Male 35 (77.8) 2.96 0.44 16.57 19.53
  Female 31 (59.6) 2.00 0.50 18.53 20.61
  1. *Chi square test p < 0.05