International Journal of Dentistry / 2017 / Article / Tab 1

Research Article

A Comparison of Impact of Chronic Periodontal Diseases and Nonsurgical Periodontal Therapy on Oral Health-Related Quality of Life

Table 1

Association between groups and related SDC.

CharacteristicsCategoryTotal number (%)Number (%) value
Periodontitis Gingivitis

Age group in years>299 (100.0)0 (0.0)9 (100.0)
30–3918 (100.0)5 (27.8)13 (72.2)
40–4917 (100.0)14 (82.4)3 (17.6)
>505 (100.0)5 (100.0)0 (0.0)

Mean age in years ± SD49 (100.0)43.46 ± 7.630.96 ± 6.40.001

GenderFemale23 (46.9)12 (52.2)11 (47.8)0.674
Male26 (53.1)12 (46.2)14 (53.8)

Brushing frequency133 (67.3)18 (54.5)15 (45.5)0.263
≥216 (32.6)6 (37.5)10 (62.5)

Socioeconomic statusUpper middle24 (49.0)11 (45.8%)13 (54.2%)0. 736
Lower middle15 (30.6)7 (46.7%)8 (53.3%)
Upper lower10 (20.4)6 (60.0%)4 (40.0%)

Statistically significant value ().