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Table 2 Association between child’s dental caries and toothache during the previous 12 months (Chi square test)

From: An assessment of the impacts of child oral health in Indonesia and associations with self-esteem, school performance and perceived employability

  No toothache reported during the previous 12 months Toothache reported during the previous 12 months p-values
Decayed teeth (children aged 6–7 years)
 Yes (n = 379) 184 (48.6%) 195 (51.5%)  
 No (n = 24) 21 (87.5%) 3 (12.5%) p < 0.001**
 Missing data (n = 136)
Decayed permanent teeth (children aged 10–11 years)
 Yes (n = 240) 113 (47.1%) 127 (52.9%)  
 No (n = 51) 34 (66.7%) 17 (33.3%) p = 0.011*
 Missing data (n = 154)
  1. *p < 0.05; **p < 0.005