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Table 6 Working status and dentition for the SABE population

From: Oral health among the elderly in 7 Latin American and Caribbean cities, 1999-2000: a cross-sectional study

Row % Are you missing any teeth? Do you have bridges/dentures? Unmet dental needs? N (%)
Working status Yes No pvalue Yes No pvalue Yes No pvalue
Bridgetown N = 1409   N = 1353   N = 1412
Yes 247 (97.2) 7 (2.8) 0.191 138 (56.6) 106 (43.4) 0.255 243 (95.7) 11 (4.3) 0.267
No 137 (98.4) 18 (1.6)   671 (60.5) 438 (39.5)   1087 (93.9) 71 (6.1)  
Buenos Aires N = 929   N = 902   N = 929
Yes 246 (97.6) 6 (2.4) 0.258 186 (75.3) 61 (24.7) 0.508 239 (94.8) 13 (5.2) 0.138
No 668 (98.7) 9 (1.3)   479 (73.1) 176 (26.9)   656 (96.9) 21 (3.1)  
São Paulo N = 2004   N = 1990   N = 2004
Yes 432 (98.9) 5 (1.1) 0.145 344 (79.8) 87 (20.2) 0.476 422 (96.6) 15 (3.4) 0.371
No 1559 (99.5) 8 (0.5)   1268 (81.3) 291 (18.7)   1498 (95.6) 69 (4.4)  
Santiago      N = 1188
Yes 313 (100) 0.0 * 191 (61.8) 118 (39.2) 0.007 274 (87.3) 40 (12.7) 0.659
No 873 (100) 0.0   604 (70.2) 257 (29.8)   754 (86.1) 120 (13.7)  
Havana N = 1905   N = 1807   N = 1905
Yes 346 (98.3) 6 (1.7) 0.685 236 (68.2) 110 (31.8) 0.185 346 (98.3) 6 (1.7) 0.777
No 1531 (98.6) 22 (1.4)   1099 (71.8) 432 (29.2)   1523 (98.1) 30 (1.9)  
Mexico City N = 1569   N = 1443   N = 1571
Yes 573 (88.7) 73 (11.3) 0.000 284 (49.6) 289 (51.4) 0.019 603 43 (6.7) 0.904
No 873 (94.6) 50 (5.4)   486 (55.9) 383 (44.1)   862 63 (6.8)  
Montevideo N = 1327   N = 1250   N = 1327
Yes 227 (91.9) 20 (8.1) 0.015 170 (75.2) 56 (24.8) 0.645 238 9 (3.6) 0.661
No 1023 (95.6) 47 (4.4)   785 (76.7) 239 (23.3)   1034 46 (4.3)