Table 6 Distribution of the type of crown material used in the placement and replacement of crowns

From: Reasons for placement and replacement of crowns in general dental practice

Type of crown Placement Replacement Total
n (%) n (%) n (%)
Metal ceramic 367 (69) 178 (75) 545(70)
Porcelain 94 (17) 33 (14) 127 (15)
Metal 61 (11) 16 (7) 77 (10)
Zirconia 17 (3) 10 (4) 27 (4)
Composite 1 (0) 0 (0) 1 (0)
Data not reported 2 (0) 4(2) 6 (1)
Total 542 (100) 241 (100) 783 (100)