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Table 3

Factors on Early Childhood Caries of Children

Factor Model 1 Model 2
Sex Male
Female 0.017±0.061 (−0.102 ~ 0.137)
Oral exam No
Yes 0.218±0.062 (0.096 ~ 0.339)
Tooth brushing None
1 ~ 2 times 0.105±0.131 (−0.153~0.363)
Above 3 times 0.061±0.140 (−0.215 ~ 0.336)
Maternal age (y) 20~ 29
30~ 39 −0.358±0.134 (−0.621~ −0.094) −0.339±0.135 (−0.603~−0.075)
40− 49 − 0.163±0.150 (− 0.458~0.132) −0.143±0.151 (−0.440 ~ 0.153)
Maternal educational level Below high school
Above college −0.109±0.064 (−0.234~0.017) − 0.146±0.066 (− 0.275~−0.017)
Maternal income Lower
Middle lower −0.210±0.081 (−0.368~−0.051) −0.226±0.082 (−0.388 ~− 0.065)
Middle higher −0.091±0.084 (−0.256 ~ 0.073) −0.092±0.085 (−0.259 ~ 0.076)
Higher −0.023±0.092 (−0.204~0.159) −0.015±0.095 (−0.201 ~0.170)
Maternal job position Employee
Employer 0.329±0.119 (0.096 ~ 0.562) 0.342±0.123 (0.101 ~0.582)
Housekeeper 0.067±0.067 (− 0.065~ 0.199) 0.062±0.069 (−0.073 ~ 0.198)
Maternal oral exam No
Yes 0.045±0.067 (− 0.086~ 0.175) 0.005±0.069 (−0.131 ~0.141)
Maternal tooth brushing None
1 − 2 times 0.169±0.338 (−0.495~0.833) 0.019±0.372 (−0.712 ~ 0.749)
Above 3 times 0.161±0.339 (−0.504 ~ 0.827) 0.048±0.375 (− 0.688~ 0.783)
Maternal subjective oral health status 0.028±0.040 (− 0.050 ~ 0.106) 0.034±0.040 (−0.045 ~ 0.113)
Constant 0.877±0.393 (0.106~ 1.648) 0.841±0.438 (−0.020~1.701)

Values are presented as coefficient±standard error (95% confidence inverval). Using multiple linear regression model.

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