Oral Health Indicators - Nassau 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 41.9 N/A N/A 45.4 Yes 2nd
% of 3rd grade children with untreated caries # (2009-2011) (Table) (Map) N/A 27.1 N/A N/A 24.0 Yes 3rd
% of 3rd grade children with dental sealants # (2009-2011) (Table) (Map) N/A 29.1 N/A N/A 41.9 Yes 1st
% of 3rd grade children with dental insurance # (2009-2011) (Table) (Map) N/A 71.3 N/A N/A 81.8 No 1st
% of 3rd grade children with at least one dental visit in last year # (2009-2011) (Table) (Map) N/A 88.3 N/A N/A 83.4 Yes 4th
% of 3rd grade children reported taking fluoride tablets regularly # (2009-2011) (Table) (Map) N/A 40.4 N/A N/A 41.9 Yes 2nd
Age-adjusted % of adults who had a dentist visit within the past year # (2013-2014) (Table) (Map) N/A 79.2 69.8 Yes 71.5 Yes 1st
Caries outpatient visit rate per 10,000 (aged 3-5 years) (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 455 33.2 83.4 Yes 103.2 Yes 1st
Medicaid oral health indicators
% of Medicaid enrollees with at least one dental visit within the last year # (2014-2016) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 264,179 30.6 31.7 Yes 31.6 Yes 2nd
% of Medicaid enrollees with at least one preventive dental visit within the last year # (2014-2016) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 235,342 27.2 27.4 Yes 27.2 No 2nd
% of Medicaid enrollees (aged 2-20 years) who had at least one dental visit within the last year # (2014-2016) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 121,938 47.2 46.4 Yes 46.6 Yes 1st
% of Medicaid enrollees (aged 2-20 years) with at least one preventive dental visit within the last year # (2014-2016) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 113,148 43.8 42.3 Yes 42.9 Yes 1st
% of children, aged 2-20 years, with at least one dental visit in government sponsored insurance programs (2015) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 44,618 61.6 59.2 Yes 61.2 No 2nd
Oral cancer
Crude incidence rate per 100,000 (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 505 12.4 12.4 No 14.0 Yes 2nd
Age-adjusted incidence rate per 100,000 (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 505 9.7 10.6 Yes 11.3 Yes 1st
Crude mortality rate per 100,000 (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 75 1.8 2.4 No 2.6 Yes 1st
Age-adjusted mortality rate per 100,000 (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 75 1.3 2.1 Yes 2.0 Yes 1st
Mortality per 100,000 (aged 45-74 years) (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 41 2.7 4.6 Yes 4.4 Yes 1st

N/A: Data not available

#: Data not available for NYC counties

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