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Table 2 Self-rated dental health by respondent characteristics

From: Self-rated dental health and dental insurance: modification by household income

  Self-rated dental health: good to excellent
  Per cent (95% CIs)
Sex
 Male 70.9 (66.7,75.2)
 Female 73.6 (70.1,77.1)
Age group (years)
 30 – 39 75.9 (70.6,81.1)
 40 – 49 76.8 (72.3,81.3)
 50 – 61 67.0 (62.6,71.4)
Tooth brushing
 Less than twice a day 65.3 (60.9,69.7)
 Twice a day or more 78.0 (74.7,81.3)
Income group
 <$40 000 53.9 (47.1,60.7)
 $40 000 – < $80 000 73.8 (68.9,78.7)
 $80 000 – < $120 000 78.2 (73.2,83.3)
 $120 000+ 82.8 (77.7,87.8)
Dental insurance
 Insured 79.9 (76.5,83.2)
 Uninsured 63.8 (59.6,68.1)
Total 72.5 (69.8,75.2)