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Table 3 Percentage distribution of TMD symptoms according to gender

From: Signs and symptoms of temporomandibular disorders and oral parafunctions in urban Saudi arabian adolescents: a research report

Symptoms of TMD Females n = 230 (%) Males n = 155 (%) Total n = 385 (%) P-value*
Headache 24.5 12.1 22 Ns
TMJ noise 9.1 6.1 8.7 Ns
Pain during chewing 15.6 3.1 14 *
Difficulty opening 2.9 0 2.5 Ns
Jaw locking 1.9 3.1 2.1 Ns
At least one symptom 35.1 21.9 33 *
  1. ns: non significant
  2. *p < 0.05