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Table 2 Distribution of study participants’ responses to PIDAQ questions (N = 2637)

From: Factors affecting dental self-confidence and satisfaction with dental appearance among adolescents in Saudi Arabia: a cross sectional study

Questions  
1. How much are you satisfied with your smile? Satisfied Somewhat satisfied Not satisfied
987 (37.4) 1121 (42.5) 529 (20.1)
  Yes No
2. Have you noticed that you hide your teeth when you smile? 775 (29) 1872 (71)
3. Are you comfortable with showing your teeth while smiling? 1805 (68.4) 832 (31.6)
4. Do you like your teeth display in mirrors, photographs and videos? 1500 (56.9) 1137 (43.1)
5. Have you a perceived notion about other people's views of your smile? 643 (24.4) 1994 (75.6)
6. Does your smile make you self-conscious in the presence of family and friends? 490 (18.6) 2147 (81.4)
7. Do you wish that your teeth looked better? 2446 (92.8) 191 (7.2)
  Yes No Happy with my smile
8. Are your teeth the reason for your dissatisfaction with your looks? 417 (15.8) 999 (37.9) 1221 (46.3)