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Table 3 Snoring and household characteristics

From: Snoring in primary school children and domestic environment: A Perth school based study

   Non-snoring Infrequent snoring Habitual snoring  
  N n % n % n % P
Type of cooking         
   Gas cooking 565 331 57.5 155 63.0 79 53.0 >0.05
   Electric cooking 221 142 24.7 43 17.5 36 24.2 >0.05
   Gas and electric cooking 185 103 17.9 48 19.5 34 22.8 >0.05
Dampness at home         
   Damp patch 85 49 8.5 25 10.2 11 7.5 >0.05
   Condensation 273 153 26.7 74 30.2 46 30.7 >0.05
   Mould 167 92 18.1 42 19.2 33 24.1 >0.05
Other characteristics         
   Carpet in child's bedroom 827 491 83.9 208 84.2 128 85.3 >0.05
   Smoking household 432 235 41.3 113 46.3 84 56.4 0.004
   Pet at home 787 474 82.7 203 83.2 110 73.3 0.022