Percentage of 3rd grade children reported taking fluoride tablets regularly

Source:2009-2011 Bureau of Dental Health Data as of August, 2012

  Percentage
Region/County (CI)
Reg- 1 Long Island
Nassau 40.4 (30.7-50.1)
Suffolk 44.7 (31.3-58.1)
Reg- 3 Mid-Hudson
Dutchess 53.1 (35.9-70.3)
Orange 49.5 (35.7-63.4)
Putnam 62.5 (53.6-71.5)
Rockland 44.2 (34.8-53.7)
Sullivan 43.5 (29.0-58.0)
Ulster 72.8 (61.0-84.7)
Westchester 32.2 (20.5-43.9)
Reg- 4 Capital Region
Albany 91.1 (84.7-97.6)
Columbia 77.7 (67.8-87.7)
Greene 71.8 (56.8-86.8)
Rensselaer 38.8 (28.5-49.0)
Saratoga 47.9 (34.8-61.1)
Schenectady 9.3 (2.0-16.6)
Reg- 5 Mohawk Valley
Fulton s
Herkimer 79.5 (64.6-94.5)
Montgomery 47.3 (36.1-58.6)
Otsego 56.7 (43.7-69.7)
Schoharie 45.6 (27.6-63.6)
Reg- 6 North Country
Clinton 61.0 (51.6-70.3)
Essex 85.4 (76.7-94.1)
Franklin 89.7 (84.3-95.1)
Hamilton s
Warren 68.8 (59.1-78.6)
Washington 61.2 (45.6-76.8)
Reg- 7 Tug Hill Seaway
Jefferson 37.8 (30.2-45.3)
Lewis 75.8 (65.8-85.8)
St. Lawrence 56.2 (41.0-71.4)
Reg- 8 Central NY
Cayuga 77.5 (69.6-85.4)
Cortland 58.3 (44.1-72.4)
Madison 79.8 (68.9-90.7)
Oneida 44.3 (35.0-53.6)
Onondaga 17.3 (11.4-23.2)
Oswego 41.1 (26.9-55.3)
Reg- 9 Southern Tier
Broome 51.7 (44.0-59.4)
Chenango 73.4 (64.8-81.9)
Delaware 59.7 (47.6-71.7)
Tioga 66.8 (58.1-75.6)
Tompkins 88.0 (79.7-96.3)
Reg- 10 Finger Lakes
Chemung 23.7 (10.8-36.6)
Livingston 53.6 (45.3-61.9)
Monroe 26.0 (16.9-35.0)
Ontario 32.1 (19.3-44.9)
Schuyler 72.1 (54.7-89.6)
Seneca 54.9 (42.5-67.4)
Steuben 71.9 (59.2-84.7)
Wayne 33.3 (23.2-43.5)
Yates 55.1 (41.9-68.3)
Reg- 11 Western NY
Allegany 63.3 (53.8-72.7)
Cattaraugus 48.9 (34.2-63.6)
Chautauqua 48.0 (37.9-58.2)
Erie 23.2 (15.2-31.2)
Genesee 39.5 (25.1-53.9)
Niagara 26.9 (16.4-37.4)
Orleans 24.8 (17.1-32.5)
Wyoming 43.0 (29.6-56.5)

Note: Data not available for NYC counties

s: Data do not meet reporting criteria

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