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ECBP-18.5 Data Details

ECBP-18.5 Increase the inclusion of public health systems content in Doctor of Dental Surgery and/or Doctor of Dental Medicine granting colleges and schools of Dentistry

About the Data

Description of the data source, numerator, denominator, survey questions, and other relevant details about the national estimate.

National Data Source
Annual Survey of Professional Dental Degree Programs; American Dental Association (ADA)
Changed Since the Healthy People 2020 Launch
Yes
Measure
percent 
Baseline (Year)
84.5 (2010)
Target
93.0
Target-Setting Method
10 percent improvement
Numerator
Number of dental degree granting colleges and schools of dentistry that offer competency in public health systems.
Denominator
All US dental degree granting colleges and schools of dentistry
Data Collection Frequency
Periodic
Comparable Healthy People 2010 Objective
Not applicable

Revision History

Any change to the objective text, baseline, target, target-setting method or data source since the Healthy People 2020 launch.

Description of Changes Since the Healthy People 2020 Launch

This objective was added in 2012.