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Table 4 Association of perceived of treatment need and satisfaction with appearance between children and their mothers

From: Perception of children and mothers regarding dental aesthetics and orthodontic treatment need: a cross-sectional study

Treatment Need/ Children Treatment Need of their child/ Mothers
Yes No p CC
  n % n %   
Yes 188 65.3 29 10.9 0.00* 0,48**
No 20 6.9 51 17.7   
Satisfaction with Appearance/ Children Satisfaction with their child’s Appearance/ Mothers
Yes No p CC
  n % n %   
Yes 56 18.5 52 17.2 0.00* 0,37**
No 28 9.3 166 55   
  1. CC Contingency Coefficient C
  2. * Chi-square test significant ** Correlation is significant at the 0.00 level (1-tailed)