Skip to main content

Table 1 Socio-economic characteristics of total number of participants (n = 1146) and the participants of the sub-sample (n = 372).

From: Validity and reliability of the Oral Impacts on Daily Performance (OIDP) frequency scale: a cross-sectional study of adolescents in Uganda

  Total sample Sub-sample
  N = 1146 % (n) N = 372 % (n)
Place of school   
Kampala (urban) 51 (591) 48 (180)
Lira (rural) 49 (555) 52 (192)
Gender   
Male 60 (667) 53 (202)
Female 40 (450) 47 (181)
Age   
13–15 45 (515) 34 (131)
16–19 55 (631) 66 (253)
Dental attendance   
No 56 (630) 56 (206)
Yes 44 (496) 44 (159)
Parental education   
Low 28 (321) 28 (105)
Medium 31 (352) 37 (135)
High 41 (454) 35 (130)
Religious affiliation   
Catholic 33 (376) 32 (119)
Protestant 44 (504) 47 (174)
Muslims/others 23 (256) 21 (77)
  1. The total number in the different categories do not add up to 1146 and 372 due to missing values