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Table 6 Demand for dentures according to educational level

From: Socio-demographic factors and edentulism: the Nigerian experience

Educational Level Complete Denture Partial Denture Total
  No % No % No %
Nil 11 61.1 12 8.9 23 15.1
Primary 3 16.7 8 5.9 11 7.2
Secondary 0 0.0 51 38.1 51 33.6
Tertiary 4 22.2 63 47.0 67 44.1
TOTAL 18 100.0 134 100.0 152 100.0
  1. Fishers exact test P < 0.001
  2. For the purpose of analysis, secondary and tertiary educational levels' rows were merged. Also complete denture and either upper or lower complete denture column were merged