Oral Health Indicators - Washington 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 43.6 N/A N/A 45.4 Yes 2nd
% of 3rd grade children with untreated caries # (2009-2011) (Table) (Map) N/A 38.1 N/A N/A 24.0 Yes 4th
% of 3rd grade children with dental sealants # (2009-2011) (Table) (Map) N/A 17.2 N/A N/A 41.9 Yes 1st
% of 3rd grade children with dental insurance # (2009-2011) (Table) (Map) N/A 81.3 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 80.4 N/A N/A 83.4 Yes 2nd
% of 3rd grade children reported taking fluoride tablets regularly # (2009-2011) (Table) (Map) N/A 61.2 N/A N/A 41.9 Yes 3rd
Age-adjusted % of adults who had a dentist visit within the past year # (2008-2009) (Table) (Map) N/A 61.0 71.1 Yes 72.7 Yes 4th
Caries outpatient visit rate per 10,000 (aged 3-5 years) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 32 52.4 72.8 No 81.8 Yes 2nd
Medicaid oral health indicators
% of Medicaid enrollees with at least one dental visit within the last year # (Table) (Trend) (Map) 13,021 28.8 32.2 Yes 30.9 Yes 2nd
% of Medicaid enrollees with at least one preventive dental visit within the last year # (Table) (Trend) (Map) 10,097 22.3 26.9 Yes 25.0 Yes 2nd
% of Medicaid enrollees (aged 2-20 years) who had at least one dental visit within the last year # (Table) (Trend) (Map) 7,094 46.3 44.3 Yes 43.2 Yes 1st
% of Medicaid enrollees (aged 2-20 years) with at least one preventive dental visit within the last year # (Table) (Trend) (Map) 6,369 41.6 39.3 Yes 38.5 Yes 1st
% of children, aged 2-21 years, with at least one dental visit in government sponsored insurance programs (2012) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 950 76.6 57.7 Yes 61.4 Yes 1st
Oral cancer
Crude incidence rate per 100,000 (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 26 13.7 11.9 No 13.3 No 2nd
Age-adjusted incidence rate per 100,000 (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 26 10.9 10.5 No 11.0 No 2nd
Crude mortality rate per 100,000 (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 7 3.7* 2.5 No 2.5 No 4th
Age-adjusted mortality rate per 100,000 (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 7 2.9* 2.2 No 2.1 No 4th
Mortality per 100,000 (aged 45-74 years) (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 6 8.3* 4.6 No 4.3 No 4th

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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