JKAOH Journal of Korean Acadomy of Oral Health
pISSN 1225-388X eISSN 2093-7784

Table. 2.

Perceived oral symptom ratio according to self-rated oral health status

Variables N Self-rated oral health status N (%) χ2 P*

Good Moderate Bad
Toothache
Yes 277 9 (3.2) 111 (40.1) 157 (56.7) 68.927 <0.0001
No 494 103 (20.9) 237 (48.0) 154 (31.2)
Gingival pain
Yes 321 38 (11.8) 120 (37.4) 163 (50.8) 24.926 <0.0001
No 450 74 (16.4) 228 (50.7) 148 (32.9)
Hypersensitivity to coldness
Yes 458 46 (10.0) 206 (45.0) 206 (45.0) 21.638 <0.0001
No 313 66 (21.1) 142 (45.4) 105 (33.5)
Gingival bleeding
Yes 290 26 (9.0) 102 (35.1) 162 (55.9) 47.895 <0.0001
No 481 86 (17.9) 246 (51.1) 149 (31.0)
Malodor
Yes 477 60 (12.6) 189 (39.6) 228 (47.8) 28.958 <0.0001
No 294 52 (17.7) 159 (54.1) 83 (28.2)
Concerns about oral health
Frequently 250 10 (4.0) 55 (22.0) 185 (74.0) 194.772 <0.0001
Occasionally 478 84 (17.6) 274 (57.3) 120 (25.1)
Seldom 43 18 (41.9) 19 (44.2) 6 (14.0)

*P-value by χ2-test.

J Korean Acad Oral Health 2020;44:109~116 https://doi.org/10.11149/jkaoh.2020.44.2.109
© Journal of Korean Academy of Oral Health