Oral Health Indicators - Tompkins County

2012-2014

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 42.0 N/A N/A 45.4 Yes 2nd
% of 3rd grade children with untreated caries # (2009-2011) (Table) (Map) N/A 16.8 N/A N/A 24.0 No 1st
% of 3rd grade children with dental sealants # (2009-2011) (Table) (Map) N/A 44.4 N/A N/A 41.9 Yes 3rd
% of 3rd grade children with dental insurance # (2009-2011) (Table) (Map) N/A 82.6 N/A N/A 81.8 Yes 2nd
% of 3rd grade children with at least one dental visit in last year # (2009-2011) (Table) (Map) N/A 86.4 N/A N/A 83.4 Yes 4th
% of 3rd grade children reported taking fluoride tablets regularly # (2009-2011) (Table) (Map) N/A 88.0 N/A N/A 41.9 Yes 4th
Age-adjusted % of adults who had a dentist visit within the past year # (2013-2014) (Table) (Map) N/A 74.7 69.8 No 71.5 No 1st
Caries outpatient visit rate per 10,000 (aged 3-5 years) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 64 83.4 83.4 No 103.0 No 2nd
Medicaid oral health indicators
% of Medicaid enrollees with at least one dental visit within the last year # (2013-2015) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 15,371 27.1 31.3 Yes 30.8 Yes 4th
% of Medicaid enrollees with at least one preventive dental visit within the last year # (2013-2015) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 13,956 24.6 27.2 Yes 26.5 Yes 3rd
% of Medicaid enrollees (aged 2-20 years) who had at least one dental visit within the last year # (2013-2015) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 6,567 37.5 45.8 Yes 45.6 Yes 4th
% of Medicaid enrollees (aged 2-20 years) with at least one preventive dental visit within the last year # (2013-2015) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 6,171 35.3 41.7 Yes 41.8 Yes 4th
% of children, aged 2-21 years, with at least one dental visit in government sponsored insurance programs (2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,928 54.3 58.2 Yes 59.9 Yes 4th
Oral cancer
Crude incidence rate per 100,000 (2010-2012) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 23 7.5 12.1 Yes 13.5 Yes 1st
Age-adjusted incidence rate per 100,000 (2010-2012) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 23 7.5 10.5 No 11.0 No 1st
Crude mortality rate per 100,000 (2010-2012) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 6 2.0* 2.5 No 2.6 No 1st
Age-adjusted mortality rate per 100,000 (2010-2012) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 6 2.0* 2.2 No 2.1 No 2nd
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

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

s: Data do not meet reporting criteria

#: Data not available for NYC counties

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