How many of your permanent teeth have been removed
because of tooth decay or gum disease? Do not include teeth lost for other
reasons, such as injury or orthodontics.

Response Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error Lower 95% Confidence
Limit
Upper 95% Confidence
Limit
None 4460 59.0 0.6 57.8 60.2
1 to 5 2374 25.3 0.5 24.3 26.3
6 or more but not all 845 7.9 0.3 7.3 8.5
All 889 7.8 0.3 7.2 8.4

Among all respondents, excluding unknowns and refusals.