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Table 2 Self-reported number of teeth by attributes of cohort members

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

Attributes Less than 20 teeth (%)
   Age groups
  N = 87,134 n = 46,727 20-29 yrs n = 38,257 30-49 yrs n = 2,150 50 yrs+
Overall 3.3 2.4 3.6 17.2
Socio-demographic characteristics     
Males 3.3 2.1 3.2 17.9
Females 3.3 2.6 4.0 15.2
Marital status     
Married 3.6 2.0 3.5 16.5
Non married 3.0 2.5 3.8 20.0
Income (Baht/month)     
<3,000 3.8 1.6 3.5 16.7
3,001-7,000 2.6 1.8 3.4 15.3
7,001-10,000 3.1 1.6 3.5 16.8
>10,000 3.5 2.0 3.3 15.3
Education (before enrollment at STOU)     
Up to high school education 3.6 2.7 3.7 17.9
Post high school diploma/certificate 3.2 2.3 4.0 20.7
University degree 2.9 1.6 3.2 14.4
Household assets (Baht)     
0-30,000 3.1 2.1 3.7 15.1
30,001-60,000 3.3 2.4 3.6 19.3
>60,000 3.6 2.5 3.5 19.6
Lifecourse urbanization     
Lifetime rural residents 2.9 2.3 3.2 16.0
Rural-urban residents 4.8 2.2 2.9 14.3
Lifetime urban residents 4.4 2.7 5.0 19.7
Health behaviors     
Smoking     
Never smoker 3.0 2.4 3.5 14.6
Ex smoker 3.7 2.0 3.4 17.6
A regular smoker 4.1 2.1 4.6 27.7
Alcohol drinking     
Not a regular alcohol drinker 3.2 2.4 3.6 16.5
A regular alcohol drinker 4.2 2.4 4.0 21.1
Soft drink consumption     
Not consume soft drink daily 3.2 2.3 3.5 17.0
Consume soft drink daily 4.2 3.5 5.0 20.2
Personal history     
Breastfed as a child     
Reported breastfed as a child 3.1 2.3 3.4 16.9
Not breastfed as a child 4.1 3.2 5.0 17.0
Father's education     
Father no formal education 4.5 2.5 4.2 21.3
Father primary education and above 3.2 2.4 3.6 16.4
Mother's education     
Mother no formal education 4.5 2.3 4.6 18.0
Mother primary education and above 3.1 2.4 3.5 17.0