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Table 8 Depression 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? N (%) Do you have bridges/dentures? N (%) Unmet dental needs N (%)
Depression Yes No pvalue Yes No pvalue Yes No pvalue
Bridgetown N = 1474   N = 1445   N = 1508
No 1403 (98.3) 24 (1.7) 0.816 834 (60.4) 546 (39.6) 0.041 1358 (94.6) 81 (5.6) 0.571
Yes 46 (97.9) 1 (2.1)   31 (47.7) 34 (52.3)   64 (92.8) 5 (7.2)  
Buenos Aires N = 1027   N = 1013   N = 1043
No 916 (97.9) 20 (2.1) 0.159 673 (74.0) 236 (26.0) 0.833 903 (96.4) 34 (3.6) 0.352
Yes 91 (100) 0 (0.0)   76 (73.9) 28 (26.9)   104 (98.1) 2 (1.9)  
São Paulo N = 2143   N = 2129   N = 2143
No 1860 (99.4) 12 (0.6) 0.590 1503 (80.8) 356 (19.2) 0.495 1797 (96.0) 75 (4.0) 0.967
Yes 270 (99.6) 1 (0.4)   223 (82.6) 47 (17.4)   260 (95.9) 11 (4.1)  
Santiago N = 1299   N = 1281   N = 1301
No 1004 (99.1) 1 (0.1) 0.588 687 (69.5) 301 (30.5) 0.281 859 (85.3) 148 (14.7) 0.130
Yes 294 (100) 0 (0.0)   195(66.2) 99 (33.8)   261 (88.8) 33 (11.2)  
Havana N = 1905   N = 1877   N = 1905
No 1656 (98.6) 23 (1.4) 0.323 1185 (71.6) 471 (28.4) 0.256 1649 (98.2) 30 (1.8) 0.368
Yes 221 (97.8) 5 (2.2)   150 (67.9) 71 (32.1)   220 (97.3) 6 (2.7)  
Mexico City N = 1873   N = 1717   N = 1817
No 1377 (91.1) 135 (8.9) 0.003 784 (57.2) 587 (42.8) 0.000 1414 (93.3) 101 (6.7) 0.327
Yes 346 (95.8) 15 (4.2)   150 (43.4) 196 (56.6)   342 (94.7) 19 (5.3)  
Montevideo N = 1450   N = 1365   N = 1450
No 1229 (95.1) 64 (4.9) 0.445 949 (77.9) 269 (22.1) 0.112 1238 (95.7) 55 (4.3) 0.070
Yes 147 (93.6) 10 (6.4)   106 (72.1) 41 (27.9)   155 (98.7) 2 (1.3)