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Table 1 Demographic and clinical characteristics of the participants

From: Cross-cultural adaptation and validation in spanish of the malocclusion impact questionnaire (MIQ)

Variables n [%]
Age in years [mean ± SD] 11.6 [1.6]
Gender
 Male 103 [47.0]
 Female 116 [53.0]
Socioeconomic status
 Low 156 [71.2]
 Medium-high 63 [28.8]
Overall, how much do your teeth bother you?
 Not at all or A little 164 [74.9]
 Somewhat 40 [18.2]
 Quite a bit or Very much 15 [6.9]
Overall, how much do your teeth affect your life?
 Not at all or A little 151 [68.9]
 Somewhat 37 [16.9]
 Quite a bit or Very much 31 [14.1]
Malocclusion
 Mild 55 [25.2]
 Definitive-Severe 91 [41.7]
 Very severe 72 [33.0]