Health - Dental health of children in year 8, by DHB, ethnic group, and water fluoridation status 2017

Ministry of Health

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

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.