TABLE 4.

Demographics of students with potential disease at screening by ethnicity, gender, and age

Ethnicity and periodontal status (n)No. of females/malesMean age (yr) of females/males
≥1 pocket >6 mm with >2 mm of attachment loss (42)
    Hispanic (23)10/1315.2/14.9
    African-American (19)11/815.8/14.7
    Total21/21
≥2 pockets >6 mm with >2 mm of attachment loss (13)
    Hispanic (4)1/314/14.3
    African-American (8)5/316.4/14.0
    Asian (1)0/10/18
    Total6/7