Oral Health Indicators - Westchester 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 40.1 N/A N/A 45.4 Yes 2nd
% of 3rd grade children with untreated caries # (2009-2011) (Table) (Map) N/A 10.1 N/A N/A 24.0 Yes 1st
% of 3rd grade children with dental sealants # (2009-2011) (Table) (Map) N/A 57.5 N/A N/A 41.9 Yes 4th
% of 3rd grade children with dental insurance # (2009-2011) (Table) (Map) N/A 88.8 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) N/A 90.8 N/A N/A 83.4 Yes 4th
% of 3rd grade children reported taking fluoride tablets regularly # (2009-2011) (Table) (Map) N/A 32.2 N/A N/A 41.9 No 1st
Age-adjusted % of adults who had a dentist visit within the past year # (2013-2014) (Table) (Map) N/A 71.1 69.8 No 71.5 No 2nd
Caries outpatient visit rate per 10,000 (aged 3-5 years) (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 647 61.8 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) 226,993 32.6 31.7 Yes 31.6 Yes 1st
% of Medicaid enrollees with at least one preventive dental visit within the last year # (2014-2016) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 198,765 28.6 27.4 Yes 27.2 Yes 1st
% of Medicaid enrollees (aged 2-20 years) who had at least one dental visit within the last year # (2014-2016) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 122,009 53.2 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) 112,268 49.0 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) 37,724 66.0 59.2 Yes 61.2 Yes 1st
Oral cancer
Crude incidence rate per 100,000 (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 346 11.9 12.4 No 14.0 Yes 1st
Age-adjusted incidence rate per 100,000 (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 346 9.8 10.6 No 11.3 Yes 1st
Crude mortality rate per 100,000 (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 61 2.1 2.4 No 2.6 No 2nd
Age-adjusted mortality rate per 100,000 (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 61 1.6 2.1 No 2.0 No 1st
Mortality per 100,000 (aged 45-74 years) (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 32 3.1 4.6 No 4.4 No 1st

N/A: Data not available

#: Data not available for NYC counties

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