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Table 1 The socio-demographic characteristics of individuals examined for oral conditions

From: Common oral conditions and correlates: an oral health survey in Kwara State Nigeria

Characteristics Age group (years)
n = 50 5–6 years n = 50 12 years n = 50 35–44 years N = 150 Total
n (%) n (%) n (%) n (%)
Sex
 Male 28 (56.0) 26 (52.0) 20 (40.0) 74 (49.0)
 Female 22 (44.0) 24 (48.0) 30 (60.0) 76 (51.0)
Father’s/individuals occupation
 Unskilled 4 (8.0) 3 (6.0) 1 (2.0) 8 (5.3)
 Skilled 35 (70.0) 19 (38.0) 3 (6.0) 57 (38.0)
 Teacher 3 (6.0) 10 (20.0) 25 (50.0) 38 (25.3)
 Civil servant 4 (8.0) 8 (16.0) 17 (34.0) 29 (19.3)
 Others 4 (8.0) 10 (20.0) 4 (8.0) 18 (12.0)