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Table 3 Frequency of tooth cleaning among the participants

From: Gingival health and oral hygiene practices of schoolchildren in the North West Region of Cameroon

Teeth cleaning Gender Location
Male, n (%) Female, n (%) Urban, n (%) Rural, n (%) Total, n (%)
Regular 596 (52.3) 554 (48.3) 665 (56.1) 485 (44.0) 1150 (50.3)
Irregular 543 (47.7) 594 (51.7) 520 (43.9) 617 (56.0) 1137 (49.7)
Total 1139 1148 1185 1102 2287
P-value 0.052 0.001