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Table 1 Sociodemographic characteristics of the study participants

From: Oral health profile status and treatment needs in the Salvadoran elderly population: a cross-sectional study

Variable n = 471
  n %  
Sex   
Male 233 49.5
Female 238 50.5
Age   
From 60 to 75 years old 320 67.94
Over 75 years old 151 32.06
Residence   
Urban 283 60.1
Rural 188 39.9
Region   
Central 101 21.4
Occidental 79 16.7
Oriental 59 12.5
North 90 19.1
Paracentral 56 11.8
Coast 86 18.2
Schooling   
No schooling 172 36.5
First cycle 133 28.2
Second cycle 81 17.2
Third cycle 41 8.7
Baccalaureate 28 5.9
Top 16 3.4
  1. Source: Own elaboration