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Table 3 Factors associated with self report of less than 20 teeth among cohort members

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

Attributes Bivariate Stepwise multivariate*
  Odds Ratios p-value Odds Ratios p-value
Socio-demographic characteristics     
Males 1    
Females 1.19 0.000 1.28 0.000
15-29 years 1    
30-49 years 1.56 0.000 1.79 0.000
50+ years 9.05 0.000 10.6 0.000
Married 1    
Non married 1.14 0.002   
Income (Baht/month)     
<3,000 1.48 0.000 1.45 0.000
3,001-7,000 1.25 0.004 1.26 0.000
7,001-10,000 0.96 0.426   
>10,000 1    
Education (before enrollment at STOU)     
Up to high school education 1.38 0.000 1.33 0.000
Post high school diploma/certificate 1.32 0.000 1.24 0.000
University degree 1    
Household assets (Baht)     
0-30,000 1.09 0.215   
30,001-60,000 1.06 0.071   
>60,000 1    
Lifecourse urbanization     
Lifetime rural residents 1    
Rural-urban residents 0.91 0.061   
Lifetime urban residents 1.34 0.000 1.37 0.000
Health behaviors     
Smoking     
Never smoker 1    
Ex smoker 1.17 0.010   
A regular smoker 1.46 0.000 1.39 0.000
Alcohol drinking     
Not a regular alcohol drinker 1    
A regular alcohol drinker 1.24 0.011   
Soft drink consumption     
Not consume soft drink daily 1    
Consume soft drink daily 1.50 0.000 1.41 0.000
Personal history     
Breastfed as a child     
Reported breastfed as a child 1    
Not breastfed as a child 1.29 0.000 1.34 0.000
Parental education     
Father no formal education 1.19 0.015   
Father primary education and above 1    
Mother no formal education 1.18 0.003 1.20 0.005
Mother primary education and above 1    
  1. *Based on multivariate logistic regression using Stata 10 (see Methods).