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Table 1 Mean GOHAI score of the participants in relation to socio-demographic variables

From: Socio-demographic factors, dental status and health-related behaviors associated with geriatric oral health-related quality of life in Southwestern China

Variables n (%) Mean GOHAI score ± SD 95% CI p-value
Gender 0.004*
 Male 362 (48.7) 49.07 ± 7.024 48.35, 49.80  
 Female 382 (51.3) 47.47 ± 8.083 46.66, 48.28  
Household registration type 0.286*
 Non-agricultural 340 (45.7) 48.63 ± 7.259 47.85, 49.40  
 Agricultural 404 (54.3) 47.94 ± 7.912 47.16, 48.71  
Educational level < 0.001**
 Illiterate 123 (16.5) 45.80 ± 8.545 44.28, 47.33  
 low 388 (52.2) 48.52 ± 7.677 47.75, 49.28  
 Medium 128 (17.5) 48.20 ± 7.229 46.95, 49.45  
 High 105 (13.8) 50.23 ± 5.903 50.53, 51.00  
Age 0.205*
 65–69 414 (55.6) 47.93 ± 7.797 47.18, 48.69  
 70–74 330 (44.4) 8.65 ± 7.392 47.85, 49.45  
  1. *2-sample t-test
  2. **One-way ANOVA