Table 4: Distribution of overbite variations.

OverbiteSexTotal
MaleFemale

IdealCount8268321658
% within SEX73.6%71.8%72.7%
IncreasedCount225217442
% within SEX20.1%18.7%19.4%
Anterior open biteCount161834
% within SEX1.4%1.6%1.5%
ReducedCount91322
% within SEX0.8%1.1%1.0%
OthersCount4679125
% within SEX4.1%6.8%5.5%

TotalCount112211592281
% within SEX100.0%100.0%100.0%

, , not significant.