Oral Health Indicators - Jefferson County

2010-2012

Indicator Data Links 3 Year Total County Rate NYS Rate Sig.Dif. NYS Rate exc NYC Sig.Dif. County Ranking
Group
Oral health survey of 3rd grade children
% of 3rd grade children with caries experience # (2009-2011) (Table) (Map) N/A 57.5 N/A N/A 45.4 Yes 4th
% of 3rd grade children with untreated caries # (2009-2011) (Table) (Map) N/A 29.5 N/A N/A 24.0 Yes 3rd
% of 3rd grade children with dental sealants # (2009-2011) (Table) (Map) N/A 56.3 N/A N/A 41.9 Yes 3rd
% of 3rd grade children with dental insurance # (2009-2011) (Table) (Map) N/A 87.1 N/A N/A 81.8 Yes 3rd
% of 3rd grade children with at least one dental visit in last year # (2009-2011) (Table) (Map) N/A 77.9 N/A N/A 83.4 No 1st
% of 3rd grade children reported taking fluoride tablets regularly # (2009-2011) (Table) (Map) N/A 37.8 N/A N/A 41.9 Yes 1st
Age-adjusted % of adults who had a dentist visit within the past year # (2008-2009) (Table) (Map) N/A 72.2 71.1 No 72.7 No 2nd
Caries outpatient visit rate per 10,000 (aged 3-5 years) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 248 150.7 72.8 Yes 81.8 Yes 4th
Medicaid oral health indicators
% of Medicaid enrollees with at least one dental visit within the last year # (Table) (Trend) (Map) 20,943 26.5 32.2 Yes 30.9 Yes 3rd
% of Medicaid enrollees with at least one preventive dental visit within the last year # (Table) (Trend) (Map) 16,188 20.5 26.9 Yes 25.0 Yes 3rd
% of Medicaid enrollees (aged 2-20 years) who had at least one dental visit within the last year # (Table) (Trend) (Map) 9,758 37.4 44.3 Yes 43.2 Yes 3rd
% of Medicaid enrollees (aged 2-20 years) with at least one preventive dental visit within the last year # (Table) (Trend) (Map) 8,378 32.1 39.3 Yes 38.5 Yes 3rd
% of children, aged 2-21 years, with at least one dental visit in government sponsored insurance programs (2012) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 725 69.6 57.7 Yes 61.4 Yes 1st
Oral cancer
Crude incidence rate per 100,000 (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 49 14.0 11.9 No 13.3 No 3rd
Age-adjusted incidence rate per 100,000 (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 49 14.2 10.5 No 11.0 No 4th
Crude mortality rate per 100,000 (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 6 1.7* 2.5 No 2.5 No 1st
Age-adjusted mortality rate per 100,000 (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 6 1.8* 2.2 No 2.1 No 1st
Mortality per 100,000 (aged 45-74 years) (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 6 5.9* 4.6 No 4.3 No 3rd

N/A: Data not available

*: Fewer than 10 events in the numerator, therefore the rate is unstable

#: Data not available for NYC counties

NOTE: Government sponsored insurance programs include Medicaid and Child Health Plus.

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