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Table 4 Prevalence, score and intensity of oral impacts

From: Psychometric properties of the Child-OIDP and oral health-related quality of life (OHRQoL) in secondary schools in Suva, Fiji

  Overall Eating Speech Cleaning Relaxing Emotion Smiling Studying Social contact
Prevalence
 N = 281 n = 132 n = 78 n = 26 n = 32 n = 36 n = 20 n = 29 n = 18 n = 13
 Prevalence % 47.0 27.8 9.3 11.4 12.8 7.1 10.3 6.4 4.6
Impact score
 Range 0–72 0–9 0–9 0–9 0–9 0–9 0–9 0–9 0–9
 Mean (SD) 2.2 (5.5) 0.6 (1.5) 0.2 (0.9) 0.3 (1.0) 0.3 (1.3) 0.2 (1.1) 0.3 (1.1) 0.2 (0.9) 0.2 (0.9)
Impact intensity (% with impact)
 Very little 56 62.8 53.9 50.0 61.1 40.0 58.7 55.6 38.5
 Little 12.7 12.8 23.1 25.0 5.6 5.0 6.9 5.6 15.4
 Moderate 17.9 12.8 11.5 15.6 16.7 40.0 20.7 22.2 23.0
 Severe 7.1 7.7 7.69 6.3 8.3 5.0 3.5 11.1 7.7
 Very severe 6.4 3.9 3.9 3.1 8.3 10.0 10.4 5.6 15.4