Dental Surveys and Statistics

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"Cosmetic Dentistry" Survey Results

Cosmetic Dentistry

Check how many people would consider cosmetic dental procedures, what is the key reason they would opt for such procedures, and what is their biggest concern about cosmetic dentistry.

"General Sedation" Survey Results

General Sedation

Learn how many people have ever had dental treatments under general sedation; how many respondents have experienced allergic reactions to local anesthetics; and which factors might prevent them from seeking general sedation.

"Local Anesthetics" Survey Results

Local Anesthetics

Find out how many people have ever resorted to local anesthetics during a dental treatment, how many find them harmful, and whether people with dental fear consider them an efficient relief.

"Analgesics" Survey Results


Check how many people have ever taken analgesics after a dental procedure; how many of all respondents have been prescribed pain killers by their dentist; and what factors might prevent them from taking analgesic medications.

"Leukoplakia" Survey Results


Find out how familiar people are with "leukoplakia"; how many have ever been diagnosed with leukoplakia; what percentage of people suffering from leukoplakia are active smokers; and what would encourage respondents to seek treatment.

"Dentist-Patient Relationship" Survey Results

Dentist-Patient Relationship

Check how many people around the world trust their dentist; how well informed they are to make decisions; whether they would see another dentist, as well as what percentage of patients have been misdiagnosed.

"Dental Ethics" Survey Results

Dental Ethics

Find out how many respondents have experienced unethical behavior by their dentist and what part of them would report it. Also check what people think about dentists sharing other patients' cases and what percentage thinks that dentists are focused on money.

"Space Maintainers" Survey Results

Space Maintainers

Find out what payment options people have for getting space maintainers for themselves or their family members, as well as the factors that would help them decide for getting one or against seeking a dentist in case of a child's missing tooth.

"Maxillofacial Surgery" Survey Results

Maxillofacial Surgery

Find out what would stimulate people to seek a dentist and what would prevent them from seeking dental treatment in case of an injury to the face or mouth.

"Cavities in Adults" Survey Results

Cavities in Adults

Find out how people evaluate the oral hygiene guidance they have received as children, whether they use homemade oral care products, and how much they spend on dental treatment per year. See how they have evaluated the healthfulness of their dietary habits and when they use sugar alternatives.

"Dental Veneers" Survey Results

Dental Veneers

Find out how many people have dental veneers, how they feel about them and how they perceive their cost. Also, learn how often people have their teeth/veneers professionally cleaned and how often they brush teeth after consuming acidic foods/drinks.

"Access to Dental Care" Survey Results

Access to Dental Care

Find out what kind of dental services and facilities people around the world normally use; what kind of problems they face when looking for dental help; and what alternatives to dental treatment they resort to.

"Aging and Dental Health" Survey Results

Aging and Dental Health

Find out what phrase best describes the people aged 55-75 and how people evaluate their oral health. Also, see what share of the respondents have considered cosmetic surgery or orthodontic treatment to mitigate the effects of aging.

"Eating Disorders and Dental Health" Survey Results

Eating Disorders and Dental Health

See how often people engage in physical activities. Find out the prevalence of eating disorders among respondents and in their close social circle, whether those with eating disorders have visited a dentist in relation to the disorder and whether they were prescribed a nutritional plan.

"Children's Oral Health" Survey Results

Children's Oral Health

Find out the age up to which people believe they should brush a child's teeth and how often parents use sweets as a reward. Also, see if children brush their teeth by themselves, how often they visit a dentist, and how many cavities they currently have.

"Gum Disease" Survey Results

Gum Disease

Find out how much people know about gum disease and whether they believe it can be prevented. Also, see how often people have tartar removed and how strongly the condition of one's gums affects one's emotional state. Last, but not least, check out how many people have been diagnosed with gum disease.

"Cavities in Children" Survey Results

Cavities in Children

Find out what dental problems mothers experienced during pregnancy. Also, see how many times children have had poorly applied fillings; whether children have sealants, how often parents sweeten their children's food and how sweet children prefer their beverages.

"Teeth Grinding in Adults" Survey Results

Teeth Grinding in Adults

Find out how satisfied people are with their life situations. Also, see what their level of awareness of teeth grinding is and how much this issue affects them, their partners or their close social circle.

"Teeth Grinding in Children" Survey Results

Teeth Grinding in Children

Find out the attitudes of people towards raising children, as well as their level of awareness of teeth grinding in children. Also, see how parents evaluate the advice and guidance they provide about oral health.

"Mouth Irritations" Survey Results

Mouth Irritations

Find out if people check their toothpaste for sodium lauryl sulfate; how they evaluate their dental health in the past 12 months; how the last episode of cold sores compares to previous ones and if people worried they will pass them to others; what type of healthcare specialist they consulted during the last leukoplakia episode and how long it took the last thrush episode to clear.

"Bad Breath" Survey Results

Bad Breath

Find out how much vitamins / supplements people take; how they evaluate their dental hygiene in the past 12 months. See how people feel about bad breath, how long they have had it and how effective their coping strategies are.

"Dental Fear & Anxiety in Adults" Survey Results

Dental Fear & Anxiety in Adults

Studies suggest that up to half of all people may have some form of dental fear and anxiety. Even if few have the most severe form, dental phobia, for many their fear may get in the way of better oral health and stronger confidence.

"Oral cancer" Survey Results

Oral cancer

See how many people have been diagnosed with oral cancer. For those with cancer, you can see when they were diagnosed, who first suspected it, and what their oral hygiene at the time of diagnosis was. For those without the disease, you can find out their estimate of how likely they are to develop it in the future.

"Dental Fear & Anxiety in Children" Survey Results

Dental Fear & Anxiety in Children

Are children afraid of the dentist? What factors trigger dental anxiety in children? What is the role of parents in developing healthy oral care habits, incl. regular dental visits? Find out key insights on the topic.

"Dental Services & Payment Options" Survey Results

Dental Services & Payment Options

Find out how people typically pay for dental care services. Also, see what type of application was used the last time they applied for a dental credit. See what the level of awareness of digital currencies is and how likely people are to seek dental services for which they can pay with such currencies.

"Dental Implants vs. Dental Bridges" Survey Results

Dental Implants vs. Dental Bridges

Traditional or implant-supported dental bridge? Find out more about people's preferences, as well as about the probability to choose any of those restorations in case of missing teeth.

"Dental Implants" Survey Results

Dental Implants

See how many people have had dental implants. For those with dental implants, you can find out why they chose the dental team which performed the last such procedure, how long it took to get their last one, how they evaluate their current oral health as compared to their oral health before having implants and finally, how satisfied they are with having implants.

"Dental Bridges" Survey Results

Dental Bridges

See how knowledgeable people feel about dental bridges and how many they have. Also, find out if those who have a dental bridge got any discount on the price, how satisfied they are and how likely to get another dental bridge.

"To Save or Lose a Tooth?" Survey Results

To Save or Lose a Tooth?

Find out how many people have had root canal treatment and how many have had any of their teeth, including their wisdom teeth, pulled out.

"Wisdom Teeth: To Keep or Extract?" Survey Results

Wisdom Teeth: To Keep or Extract?

Find out the importance of preserving any wisdom teeth that may come out and how many wisdom teeth have been pulled out. For those who have wisdom teeth pulled out, find out when the first one was extracted.

"To whiten or not to whiten?" Survey Results

To whiten or not to whiten?

See what color teeth people have and how often they have whitened their teeth in the past 5 years. Also, find out how frequently they use charcoal-containing toothpaste.

"Dental crowns" Survey Results

Dental crowns

See how much people know about dental crowns and how many have them. Also, find out if those who have a dental crown got any discount on the price, how satisfied they are and how likely they are to get another one in the next 5 years.

"What style is your smile?" Survey Results

What style is your smile?

See which smile is more trustworthy, what are the elements of the ideal smile and how many have had a smile makeover to get a Hollywood smile.

"Do you floss?" Survey Results

Do you floss?

Find out what people think about the significance of flossing for oral health and its safety. See how many people have engaged in regular flossing.

"Dentures" Survey Results


Find out what is the share of respondents with dentures, what type of dentures people prefer, what are the usual costs of dentures, how people feel when seeing a removable denture falling out of one's mouth and more key statistics.

"Fluoride: Friend or Foe?" Survey Results

Fluoride: Friend or Foe?

Find out how beneficial, safe and effective fluoride is, in the recommended doses, for people's oral health and how much fluoride people consume.

"Metal or aesthetic braces?" Survey Results

Metal or aesthetic braces?

Find out how important it is for people to straighten crooked teeth and how many have had braces. See what effect metal and aesthetic braces have on the personal lives of those who wear them. Also, see what kind of braces would be chosen if people had to make that choice at the present moment.

"Online Dentist Reviews" Survey Results

Online Dentist Reviews

Online reviews by patients can make or break dentist's online reputation. Find the latest trends in patient's behavior related to reading reviews, trusting other patients feedback, and their own willingness to contribute. Check what are the most influencing aspects of a review.

"Common orthodontic problems" Survey Results

Common orthodontic problems

Which type of braces is considered the best option? How do people react when they see someone with braces? Have people worn braces and how many times? What is their natural bite and teeth alignment? See also, how people with problem bites feel about them; how old people were when they first had braces, their reasons and overall satisfaction.

"20 questions: Cavities" Survey Results

20 questions: Cavities

Can sugar-free drinks cause cavities? Are cavities contagious? Are brushing and flossing sufficient to fight cavities? Can acidic foods lead to cavities? Check key market insights on people's awareness of twenty popular myths and facts about cavities.

"Dentist-Patient Interactions" Survey Results

Dentist-Patient Interactions

Do people have a regular dentist and what are their reasons for typically visiting one or many dentists. Find out how regular dentists react to patients informing them about treatment complications. Also, see is patients typically know the cost of their dental visit / treatment with their regular dentist.

"Dental check-ups" Survey Results

Dental check-ups

Find out how frequently people have dental check-ups and if the following elements are typically included - collection of medical history, a cleaning session, x-rays, photographs, examination of bite/teeth positioning, and what recommendations were given at the last dental check-up

"Dental Insurance" Survey Results

Dental Insurance

Find out how people view public and private dental insurance options, if they have dental insurance, and if they had to choose now, what would be their preferences. See why they rely on private and public insurance plans, and what motivates them to get insured.

"Peer-to-Peer Dental Insurance" Survey Results

Peer-to-Peer Dental Insurance

Find out how people evaluate their awareness of peer-to-peer dental insurance. See how much people define peer-to-peer models as transparent, streamlined, affordable, and more...

"Dental tourism" Survey Results

Dental tourism

Find out how many people have traveled for dental treatment abroad and what their main reasons are. See how they decide what treatment to get and where they look for information in choosing their dentist. See what the barriers are to traveling abroad for dental tourism...

"Dental sealants for children" Survey Results

Dental sealants for children

Find out if dental sealants are perceived as safe and effective in preventing cavities. See how many children have dental sealants, what are the reasons for getting sealants, and how many teeth with sealants actually develop cavities.

"Food habits & Oral health" Survey Results

Food habits & Oral health

Find out how important food is for oral health, how some specific foods are evaluated in terms of their healthfulness, are food choices affecting oral health, and many more interesting statistics on the topic.

"DIY vs. Conventional Dental Care" Survey Results

DIY vs. Conventional Dental Care

Find out if Do-It-Yourself or conventional dentistry is associated with being safe and effective. See how many people have used DIY or conventional dentistry and their reasons to do so, and more interesting insights.

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