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Table 3 Frequency distribution of oral health behaviors among studied students

From: Oral self-care behavior and its influencing factors in a sample of school children from Central Iran

behavior
 brushing Number %
 never 24 6.7
 sometimes 125 34.7
 once daily 135 37.6
 two or more on a daily 76 21
Dental floss
 never 226 62.8
 sometimes 28 7.8
 once daily 106 29.4
Preventive mouthwash
 never 298 82.7
 sometimes 40 11.1
 once daily 22 6.2
visits to dentist
 In pain 85 23.6
 Check up 189 52.5
 Regular check up 86 23.9