Oral Health Indicators - Schenectady 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) s s N/A N/A 45.4 N/A N/A
% of 3rd grade children with untreated caries # (2009-2011) (Table) (Map) s s N/A N/A 24.0 N/A N/A
% of 3rd grade children with dental sealants # (2009-2011) (Table) (Map) N/A 73.9 N/A N/A 41.9 Yes 4th
% of 3rd grade children with dental insurance # (2009-2011) (Table) (Map) N/A 90.9 N/A N/A 81.8 Yes 4th
% of 3rd grade children with at least one dental visit in last year # (2009-2011) (Table) (Map) s s N/A N/A 83.4 N/A N/A
% of 3rd grade children reported taking fluoride tablets regularly # (2009-2011) (Table) (Map) N/A 9.3 N/A N/A 41.9 Yes 1st
Age-adjusted % of adults who had a dentist visit within the past year # (2013-2014) (Table) (Map) N/A 70.0 69.8 No 71.5 No 2nd
Caries outpatient visit rate per 10,000 (aged 3-5 years) (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 115 70.4 83.4 Yes 103.2 Yes 2nd
Medicaid oral health indicators
% of Medicaid enrollees with at least one dental visit within the last year # (2014-2016) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 44,035 28.7 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) 33,954 22.1 27.4 Yes 27.2 Yes 4th
% of Medicaid enrollees (aged 2-20 years) who had at least one dental visit within the last year # (2014-2016) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 22,301 41.2 46.4 Yes 46.6 Yes 4th
% of Medicaid enrollees (aged 2-20 years) with at least one preventive dental visit within the last year # (2014-2016) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 19,740 36.5 42.3 Yes 42.9 Yes 4th
% of children, aged 2-20 years, with at least one dental visit in government sponsored insurance programs (2015) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 7,270 57.3 59.2 Yes 61.2 Yes 3rd
Oral cancer
Crude incidence rate per 100,000 (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 68 14.6 12.4 No 14.0 No 3rd
Age-adjusted incidence rate per 100,000 (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 68 11.7 10.6 No 11.3 No 3rd
Crude mortality rate per 100,000 (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 19 4.1 2.4 No 2.6 No 4th
Age-adjusted mortality rate per 100,000 (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 19 3.3 2.1 No 2.0 No 4th
Mortality per 100,000 (aged 45-74 years) (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 11 6.6 4.6 No 4.4 No 3rd

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.