The Top 5 Countries with the Unhealthiest Teeth

  Country Average Decayed, Missing or Filled Teeth
1 Poland 3.8
2 Hungary 3.3
3 Czech Republic 2.6
4 Slovak Republic 2.4
5 Korea 2.2
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Sources:  OECD: Health at a Glance 2009 OECD Indicators.

List Notes: List is the top five countries with highest average number of decayed, missing or filled teeth amongst 12-year-old children for the year 2006 (which is the latest data available as of April 2015) amongst OECD countries. This list uses the common measure of dental health called the DMFT index. The DMFT index describes the amount of dental caries in an individual through calculating the number of decayed, missing, or filled permanent teeth.
Countries with the Unhealthiest Teeth

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