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Table 2 Descriptive statistics (proportion %) of socio-economic status with regard to low and high oral health-related quality of life (OHRQL)

From: Oral health-related quality of life, sense of coherence and dental anxiety: An epidemiological cross-sectional study of middle-aged women

Variables Total group Low OHRQL High OHRQL p
N 493 86 407  
Marital status %     n.s.
Single 50.5 56.5 49.0  
Cohabiting 49.5 43.5 51.0  
Social group %     0.006
Low 28.9 41.7 25.7  
Medium 49.7 45.2 50.7  
High 21.4 13.1 23.5  
Education %     0.002
Low 8.1 15.3 6.7  
Medium 38.9 47.1 37.4  
High 52.9 37.6 55.9  
Income %     <0.001
Low 22.2 34.5 19.2  
Medium 58.2 60.7 58.2  
High 19.6 4.8 22.6