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Table 3 Distribution of the sample according to deft scores

From: Prevalence of dental caries among a cohort of preschool children living in Gampaha district, Sri Lanka: A descriptive cross sectional study

Deft score For girls For boys
0 114 (56.4) 138 (66.8%)
1 14 (6.9%) 19 (8.7%)
2 17 (8.4%) 14 (6.7%)
3 10 (5.0%) 11 (5.3%)
4 20 (9.9%) 9 (4.3%)
5 6 (3.0%) 5 (2.4%)
6 8 (4.0%) 5 (2.4%)
7 5 (2.5%) 2 (1.0%)
8 2 (1.0%) 2 (1.0%)
9 1 (0.5%) 0 (0.0%)
10 4 (2.0%) 2 (1.0%)
12 1 (0.5%) 1 (0.5%)