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Table 2 Oral examinations among first-year students of Nice Côte d’Azur University

From: Hierarchizing caries risk factors among first-year university students in Nice (France): a cross-sectional study

  N %
Dental crowding
 No crowding 501 79.7
 Mild or moderate crowding 102 16.2
 Severe crowding 26 4.1
Periodontal status
 No signs of disease 482 76.6
 Gingival bleeding 66 10.5
 Supra- or subgingival calculus 80 12.7
 Shallow pockets 1 0.2
Poor oral hygiene (plaque and/or calculus)
 No 507 80.6
 Yes 122 19.4
Presence of at least one carious lesion
 No 514 81.7
 Yes 115 18.3
Presence of restorative care
 No 446 70.9
 Yes 183 29.1
Pit and fissure sealant remnants
 No 591 94.0
 Yes 38 6.0