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Table 2 Details of Welsh LHBs with the highest and lowest figures of dentists per 1,000 population. For each LHB, the number of principal dentists as at 26 February 2004 is shown. Dentists were counted in each LHB that they have a contract.

From: Is NHS dentistry in crisis? 'Traffic light' maps of dentists distribution in England and Wales

Local Health Board Population (Census 2001) Number of dentists (2004) Dentists per 1,000 people
Cardiff 305353 149 0.48796
Monmouthshire 84885 41 0.483006
Swansea 223301 95 0.425435
Newport 137011 64 0.467116
Torfaen 90949 38 0.417817
Pembrokeshire 114131 33 0.289141
Rhondda, Cynon, Taff 231946 67 0.28886
Blaenau Gwent 70064 20 0.285453
Flintshire 148594 42 0.282649
Ceredigion 74941 18 0.240189