ABSTRACT A survey of approximately 8,300 subjects in the State of South Australia indicated that approximately 228,400 South Australians aged 15 years and over (26%) were edentulous and, of these, 95 % wore full maxillary and mandibular dentures. The proportion of edentulous subjects increased with age and was lower in males, upper socioeconomic groups, immigrants and in the State capital.
|Number of pages||5|
|Journal||Community dentistry and oral epidemiology|
|Publication status||Published or Issued - Dec 1975|
- tooth loss
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health