Oral Health Indicators - Herkimer County

2013-2015

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 60.3 N/A N/A 45.4 Yes 4th
% of 3rd grade children with untreated caries # (2009-2011) (Table) (Map) N/A 42.5 N/A N/A 24.0 Yes 4th
% of 3rd grade children with dental sealants # (2009-2011) (Table) (Map) N/A 39.7 N/A N/A 41.9 Yes 2nd
% of 3rd grade children with dental insurance # (2009-2011) (Table) (Map) N/A 79.5 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 78.9 N/A N/A 83.4 Yes 2nd
% of 3rd grade children reported taking fluoride tablets regularly # (2009-2011) (Table) (Map) N/A 79.5 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 56.2 69.8 Yes 71.5 Yes 4th
Caries outpatient visit rate per 10,000 (aged 3-5 years) (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 99 154.7 83.4 Yes 103.2 Yes 3rd
Medicaid oral health indicators
% of Medicaid enrollees with at least one dental visit within the last year # (2014-2016) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 17,629 29.6 31.7 Yes 31.6 Yes 3rd
% of Medicaid enrollees with at least one preventive dental visit within the last year # (2014-2016) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 15,208 25.5 27.4 Yes 27.2 Yes 3rd
% of Medicaid enrollees (aged 2-20 years) who had at least one dental visit within the last year # (2014-2016) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 8,431 42.9 46.4 Yes 46.6 Yes 3rd
% of Medicaid enrollees (aged 2-20 years) with at least one preventive dental visit within the last year # (2014-2016) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 7,712 39.3 42.3 Yes 42.9 Yes 3rd
% of children, aged 2-20 years, with at least one dental visit in government sponsored insurance programs (2015) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 3,034 56.9 59.2 Yes 61.2 Yes 3rd
Oral cancer
Crude incidence rate per 100,000 (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 40 20.8 12.4 Yes 14.0 Yes 4th
Age-adjusted incidence rate per 100,000 (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 40 15.5 10.6 Yes 11.3 No 4th
Crude mortality rate per 100,000 (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) s s 2.4 N/A 2.6 N/A N/A
Age-adjusted mortality rate per 100,000 (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) s s 2.1 N/A 2.0 N/A N/A
Mortality per 100,000 (aged 45-74 years) (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) s s 4.6 N/A 4.4 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.