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Table 2 Classification of countries by the human development index, density of dentists and coverage of dental care

From: Socioeconomic inequalities in the non-use of dental care in Europe

HDI group Countries (HDI*) Density of dentists (ratio of dentists per 10 000 inhabitants)** Countries (density of dentists) Coverage of dental care (CODCARE) (%)*** Countries (CODCARE)
HDI group 1 Estonia (0.860) Group 1 Austria (5) CODCARE 0 Czech Republic (1–50)
(HDI < =0.874) Hungary (0.874) Density <6 Poland (3) (0-50%) Denmark (1–50)
Lithuania (0.862)   Slovak republic (5)   France (1–50)
Latvia (0.855)   Hungary (5)   Greece (1–50)
Poland (0.870)   Spain (5)   Hungary (1–50)
Slovak Republic (0.863)   The Netherlands (5)   Ireland (0)
     Italy (1–50)
The Netherlands (1–50)
Norway (0)
Portugal (1–50)
Sweden (1–50)
HDI group 2 Austria (0.948) Group 2 Portugal (6) CODCARE 1 Austria (100)
(0.874 – 0.952) Belgium (0.946) density: 6-7 Italy (6) (51-100%) Belgium (76–99)
  Cyprus (0.903)   Ireland (6)   Spain (100)
Czech Republic (0.891)   Latvia (7)   Finland (76–99)
Denmark (0.949)   Lithuania (7)   Iceland (76–99)
Spain (0.949)   Czech Republic (7)   Luxembourg (51–75)
Greece (0.926)   France (7)   Poland (100)
Italy (0.941)     Slovak Republic (51–75)
Luxembourg (0.944)     United Kingdom (76–99)
Portugal (0.897)     
United Kingdom (0.946)     
HDI group 3 Finland (0.952) Group 3 Belgium (8)   
(HDI > =0.952) France (0.952) Density >7 Luxembourg (8)   
  Ireland (0.959)   Denmark (8)   
Iceland (0.968)   Sweden (8)   
The Netherlands (0.953)   Estonia (9)   
Norway (0.968)   Cyprus (9)   
Sweden (0.956)   Finland (9)   
   Norway (9)   
United Kingdom (10)
Iceland (10)
Greece (12)
  1. (*)United Nations Development Programme\Human Development Report 2007/2008.
  2. (**)WHO\World Health Statistics 2009.
  3. (***)OECD Survey on health system characteristics 2008–2009 and OECD estimates.