Oral Health Indicators - St. Lawrence County

2011-2013

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 67.2 N/A N/A 45.4 Yes 4th
% of 3rd grade children with untreated caries # (2009-2011) (Table) (Map) N/A 39.5 N/A N/A 24.0 Yes 4th
% of 3rd grade children with dental sealants # (2009-2011) (Table) (Map) N/A 72.3 N/A N/A 41.9 Yes 4th
% of 3rd grade children with dental insurance # (2009-2011) (Table) (Map) N/A 77.6 N/A N/A 81.8 Yes 1st
% of 3rd grade children with at least one dental visit in last year # (2009-2011) (Table) (Map) N/A 81.9 N/A N/A 83.4 Yes 3rd
% of 3rd grade children reported taking fluoride tablets regularly # (2009-2011) (Table) (Map) N/A 56.2 N/A N/A 41.9 Yes 3rd
Age-adjusted % of adults who had a dentist visit within the past year # (2013-2014) (Table) (Map) N/A 67.6 69.8 No 71.5 No 3rd
Caries outpatient visit rate per 10,000 (aged 3-5 years) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 163 138.1 79.2 Yes 93.5 Yes 3rd
Medicaid oral health indicators
% of Medicaid enrollees with at least one dental visit within the last year # (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 22,620 24.7 31.8 Yes 30.9 Yes 4th
% of Medicaid enrollees with at least one preventive dental visit within the last year # (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 17,044 18.6 26.6 Yes 25.1 Yes 4th
% of Medicaid enrollees (aged 2-20 years) who had at least one dental visit within the last year # (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 9,879 33.6 45.0 Yes 44.3 Yes 4th
% of Medicaid enrollees (aged 2-20 years) with at least one preventive dental visit within the last year # (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 8,569 29.1 40.1 Yes 39.7 Yes 4th
% of children, aged 2-21 years, with at least one dental visit in government sponsored insurance programs (2013) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,203 52.4 59.2 Yes 61.4 Yes 4th
Oral cancer
Crude incidence rate per 100,000 (2010-2012) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 44 13.1 12.1 No 13.5 No 2nd
Age-adjusted incidence rate per 100,000 (2010-2012) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 44 10.2 10.5 No 11.0 No 2nd
Crude mortality rate per 100,000 (2010-2012) (Table) (Trend) (Map) s s 2.5 N/A 2.6 N/A N/A
Age-adjusted mortality rate per 100,000 (2010-2012) (Table) (Trend) (Map) s s 2.2 N/A 2.1 N/A N/A
Mortality per 100,000 (aged 45-74 years) (2010-2012) (Table) (Trend) (Map) s s 4.8 N/A 4.6 N/A N/A

N/A: Data not available

s: Data do not meet reporting criteria

#: Data not available for NYC counties

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