Top 10 countries with best dental health – Denmark ranked No. 1

To determine a country's overall dental health, researchers and dentists use the DMFT index, or decayed missing, filled teeth index.

Here are the top 10 countries with the best dental health based on DMFT index scores.

1. Denmark – 0.4 DMFT score

2. Germany – 0.5 DMFT score

3. Finland – 0.7 DMFT score

4. United Kingdom – 0.8 DMFT score

5. Sweden – 0.8 DMFT score

6. Switzerland – 0.9 DMFT score

7. Canada – 1.0 DMFT score

8. Mexico – 1.1 DMFT score

9. United States – 1.2 DMFT score

10. France – 1.2 DMFT score

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