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Table 1 Characteristics of cohort members by age groups

From: Factors associated with self-reported number of teeth in a large national cohort of Thai adults

   Age groups %
Attributes N = 87,134 n = 46,727 20-29 yrs n = 38,257 30-49 yrs n = 2,150 50 yrs+
Overall   53.6 43.9 2.5
Socio-demographic characteristics *     
Males 45.3 37.9 52.8 71.9
Marital status     
Married 42.1 22.7 33.0 77.2
Income (Baht/month)     
<3,000 10.8 16.1 4.6 4.7
3,001-7,000 30.1 41.7 17.3 8.9
7,001-10,000 22.7 26.1 19.5 7.3
>10,000 33.9 13.3 56.7 76.1
Education (before enrollment at STOU)     
Up to high school education 48.7 48.8 48.5 50.5
Post high school diploma/certificate 26.9 31.3 22.2 16.4
University degree 24.1 19.7 29.0 32.6
Household assets (in Baht)     
0-30,000 40.4 50.0 30.0 20.7
30,001-60,000 30.5 29.4 32.1 27.5
>60,000 28.6 20.2 37.6 50.8
Lifecourse urbanization     
Lifetime rural residents 43.3 47.3 39.3 28.2
Rural-urban residents 31.5 29.9 33.3 32.6
Lifetime urban residents 20.0 18.2 21.0 29.5
Health behaviors     
Smoking     
Never smoker 70.1 77.5 62.5 45.7
Ex smoker 15.4 10.3 12.1 10.7
A regular smoker 9.8 7.9 20.3 37.2
Alcohol drinking     
A regular alcohol drinker 4.8 2.9 6.9 7.9
Soft drink consumption     
Consume soft drink daily 7.6 9.4 5.6 4.4
Personal history     
Breastfed as a child     
Not breastfed as a child 7.0 7.9 6.2 6.1
Father's education     
Father no formal education 5.6 4.2 6.9 13.4
Mother's education     
Mother no formal education 10.2 7.5 12.5 26.4
  1. *In some categories totals do not add up to 100% due to missing values.