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Table 3 Number of dental appointments by occupational category and location

From: A national cross-sectional survey of dental anxiety in the French adult population

Variables Number of dental appointments Number of dental appointments/variables
   Never 01–10 10–20 20–50 More than 50  
   N % N % N % N % N % p values
Occupational category farmers 13 13.5 12 12.5 30 31.3 32 33.3 9 9.4 p < 0.01
  manual workers 2 1.3 12 7.8 23 14.9 59 38.3 58 37.7  
  technicians 0 0.0 54 6.4 119 14.1 326 38.5 347 41.0  
  employees 8 1.3 60 9.8 136 22.3 237 38.9 169 27.7  
  shopkeepers 2 0.8 46 18.5 77 30.9 90 36.1 34 13.7  
  executives 4 1.1 34 9.4 66 18.3 130 36.1 126 35.0  
Urban distribution countryside 3 0.7 31 6.8 78 17.1 181 39.8 162 35.6 p < 0.01
  city > 100,000 inhabitants 7 0.9 91 11.4 123 15.5 313 39.4 261 32.8  
  city < 100,000 inhabitants 23 2.4 89 9.3 244 25.5 338 35.4 262 27.4  
  Paris 3 0.7 36 8.5 56 13.2 167 39.3 163 38.4  
  overseas territories 0 0.0 31 25.4 35 28.7 37 30.3 19 15.6