How many teeth do adults have?

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Humans usually have 32 per­ma­nent (adult) teeth. On each side of each jaw, we have 2 in­cisors, 1 canine, 2 pre­mo­lars (also called bi­cus­pid­s), and 3 molars. Third molars, called "wisdom teeth", may never erupt into the mouth or form at all. In some rare cases of hy­per­don­ti­a, fourth and fifth molars may be formed.

Answers distribution

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flagItaly
0%
0%
0%
100%
21
flagRepublic of Ireland
0%
0%
8%
91%
24
flagUkraine
0%
0%
9%
90%
11
flagIndia
2%
1%
5%
88%
98
flagthe Netherlands
3%
3%
9%
83%
31
flagGermany
1%
4%
13%
81%
91
flagPoland
6%
4%
10%
78%
8176
flagUU
6%
9%
6%
77%
31
flagCanada
11%
3%
3%
76%
26
flagthe United Kingdom
7%
5%
10%
75%
184
flagNorway
5%
5%
15%
73%
19
flagFrance
5%
5%
20%
70%
20
flagthe United States
6%
11%
12%
67%
315
flagthe Philippines
10%
20%
10%
60%
10
flagAustralia
11%
11%
11%
58%
17

Gender

men75%
women78%
24
5%
5%
26
5%
4%
28
13%
11%
32
75%
78%

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