Proportion of children in Year 8 without cavities in New Zealand

By DHB, 2017, % of children

Data provided by

Ministry of Health

Dataset name

Community Oral Health Service: Year 8 oral health data from the Community Oral Health Service 2017

Webpage:

https://www.health.govt.nz/nz-health-statistics/health-statistics-and-data-sets/oral-health-data-and-stats/age-5-and-year-8-oral-health-data-community-oral-health-service

How to find the data

At URL provided, select '2017: Year 8 oral health data from the Community Oral Health Service (Excel, 56 KB)'.

Import & extraction details

File as imported: Community Oral Health Service: Year 8 oral health data from the Community Oral Health Service 2017

From the dataset Community Oral Health Service: Year 8 oral health data from the Community Oral Health Service 2017, this data was extracted:

  • Sheet: Oral Health data 2017 Table 2
  • Range: C8:BJ32
  • Provided: 1,260 data points

This data forms the table Health - Dental health of children in year 8, by DHB, ethnic group, and water fluoridation status 2017.

Dataset originally released on:

November 16, 2018

About this dataset

This dataset provides data from the Community Oral Health Service, containing statistics on the level of decayed, missing and filled teeth (dmft/DMFT) and percentage of children caries-free for Year 8 children. Data is organised by DHB and region, as well as ethnicity and fluoridation status.