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Table 3 Dental cases of Gondar town children aged 7-14 years, North West Ethiopia, September 2011

From: Predictors of Dental caries among children 7–14 years old in Northwest Ethiopia: a community based cross-sectional study

Characteristics Frequency Percent
Decayed teeth (all types)
Yes 306 36.3
No 536 63.7
Incisors total decayed 53 17.3
Canines total decayed 44 14.4
premolars total decayed 105 34.3
Molar total decayed 172 56.2
Missed teeth (all types)
Yes 135 16.0
No 707 86.0
Incisors missed 18 13.3
Canines missed 32 23.7
Premolars missed 41 30.4
Molars missed 44 33.3
Place of Treatment   
Health Institute 192 67
Pharmacy 16 6
Traditional 12 4
Don’t go anywhere 65 23