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Children with dental caries in their primary teeth (percent, 3–5 years)

2020 Baseline (year): 33.3 (1999-2004)
2020 Target: 30.0
Desired Direction: Decrease
Populations 1999-2004        
Total 33.3
CI 29.7 / 36.9
SE 1.772








Sex









Female 31.2
CI 27.1 / 35.3
SE 2.018








Male 35.4
CI 29.7 / 41.1
SE 2.815








Race/Ethnicity









Not Hispanic or Latino ---









   Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino 36.8
CI 31.7 / 42.0
SE 2.514








   White only, not Hispanic or Latino 29.2
CI 24.2 / 34.3
SE 2.495








Hispanic or Latino DSU









   Mexican American 47.2
CI 41.9 / 52.4
SE 2.552








Family income (percent Federal Poverty Level)









400-499 DSU









100-199 35.9
CI 27.9 / 43.9
SE 3.981








500+ 11.4
CI 5.2 / 17.6
SE 2.959








<100 47.8
CI 41.9 / 53.7
SE 2.939








200-399 28.2
CI 21.9 / 34.5
SE 3.108








Country of birth









Outside US 49.7
CI 32.0 / 67.4
SE 8.262








US 32.7
CI 29.1 / 36.4
SE 1.821








Health insurance status









Uninsured 45.4
CI 33.8 / 57.0
SE 5.636








Insured 31.8
CI 28.3 / 35.3
SE 1.734








   Private 25.2
CI 20.4 / 30.0
SE 2.392








   Public 43.5
CI 38.6 / 48.4
SE 2.435








Footnotes View Footnotes

DSU: Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality, or confidentiality.

---: Data are not available.

Data are subject to revision and may have changed since a previous release.

Unless noted otherwise, any age-adjusted data are adjusted using the year 2000 standard population.

Data are not available or not collected for populations not shown.

CI: 95% confidence interval.

Children with dental caries in their primary and permanent teeth (percent, 6–9 years)

2020 Baseline (year): 54.4 (1999-2004)
2020 Target: 49.0
Desired Direction: Decrease
Populations 1999-2004        
Total 54.4
CI 49.7 / 59.0
SE 2.303








Sex









Male 56.8
CI 51.9 / 61.7
SE 2.431








Female 51.7
CI 45.4 / 58.1
SE 3.138








Race/Ethnicity









Not Hispanic or Latino ---









   White only, not Hispanic or Latino 50.0
CI 43.8 / 56.2
SE 3.059








   Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino 55.6
CI 51.5 / 59.6
SE 1.982








Hispanic or Latino DSU









   Mexican American 70.3
CI 65.8 / 74.9
SE 2.228








Family income (percent Federal Poverty Level)









<100 68.4
CI 61.6 / 75.2
SE 3.377








400-499 44.1
CI 29.5 / 58.8
SE 6.715








100-199 62.7
CI 56.2 / 69.3
SE 3.241








200-399 46.3
CI 40.0 / 52.6
SE 3.128








500+ 30.7
CI 19.8 / 41.6
SE 5.263








Country of birth









US 53.9
CI 49.2 / 58.7
SE 2.364








Outside US 63.3
CI 50.4 / 76.1
SE 6.082








Health insurance status









Insured 53.9
CI 49.1 / 58.7
SE 2.384








   Private 46.7
CI 41.1 / 52.3
SE 2.772








   Public 69.6
CI 64.5 / 74.8
SE 2.563








Uninsured 59.7
CI 49.2 / 70.1
SE 5.151








Footnotes View Footnotes

DSU: Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality, or confidentiality.

---: Data are not available.

Data are subject to revision and may have changed since a previous release.

Unless noted otherwise, any age-adjusted data are adjusted using the year 2000 standard population.

Data are not available or not collected for populations not shown.

CI: 95% confidence interval.

Adolescents with dental caries in their permanent teeth (percent, 13–15 years)

2020 Baseline (year): 53.7 (1999-2004)
2020 Target: 48.3
Desired Direction: Decrease
Populations 1999-2004        
Total 53.7
CI 50.7 / 56.7
SE 1.483








Sex









Male 50.3
CI 45.6 / 55.0
SE 2.325








Female 57.2
CI 53.3 / 61.1
SE 1.930








Race/Ethnicity









Hispanic or Latino DSU









   Mexican American 62.1
CI 57.8 / 66.5
SE 2.115








Not Hispanic or Latino ---









   Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino 48.1
CI 43.5 / 52.7
SE 2.242








   White only, not Hispanic or Latino 52.4
CI 47.6 / 57.3
SE 2.404








Family income (percent Federal Poverty Level)









400-499 51.2
CI 42.9 / 59.5
SE 4.068








<100 61.8
CI 57.1 / 66.5
SE 2.329








200-399 52.9
CI 47.8 / 58.0
SE 2.536








100-199 59.5
CI 53.9 / 65.2
SE 2.801








500+ 34.3
CI 24.9 / 43.7
SE 4.588








Country of birth









US 52.9
CI 49.8 / 56.0
SE 1.535








Outside US 63.0
CI 53.7 / 72.4
SE 4.552








Health insurance status









Insured 52.7
CI 49.4 / 56.0
SE 1.639








   Private 48.4
CI 44.7 / 52.2
SE 1.870








   Public 64.1
CI 58.5 / 69.6
SE 2.768








Uninsured 59.9
CI 51.9 / 67.9
SE 3.950








Footnotes View Footnotes

DSU: Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality, or confidentiality.

---: Data are not available.

Data are subject to revision and may have changed since a previous release.

Unless noted otherwise, any age-adjusted data are adjusted using the year 2000 standard population.

Data are not available or not collected for populations not shown.

CI: 95% confidence interval.

Adolescents with untreated dental decay in their permanent teeth (percent, 13–15 years)

2020 Baseline (year): 17.0 (1999-2004)
2020 Target: 15.3
Desired Direction:

Children with untreated dental decay in their primary teeth (percent, 3–5 years)

2020 Baseline (year): 23.8 (1999-2004)
2020 Target: 21.4
Desired Direction: Decrease
Populations 1999-2004 2009-2010      
Total 23.8
CI 20.6 / 27.0
SE 1.587
14.2
CI 11.4 / 17.6
SE 1.471






Sex









Male 24.5
CI 19.7 / 29.4
SE 2.409
13.6
CI 9.6 / 19.0
SE 2.208






Female 23.1
CI 19.7 / 26.6
SE 1.723
14.8
CI 10.8 / 19.9
SE 2.152






Race/Ethnicity









Hispanic or Latino DSU

DSU







   Mexican American 34.5
CI 30.9 / 38.2
SE 1.787
24.1
CI 16.6 / 33.7
SE 4.058






Not Hispanic or Latino ---

---







   Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino 27.5
CI 22.8 / 32.2
SE 2.303
18.0
CI 11.5 / 27.0
SE 3.652






   White only, not Hispanic or Latino 20.1
CI 15.8 / 24.4
SE 2.120
11.3
CI 7.8 / 16.1
SE 1.934






Family income (percent Federal Poverty Level)









<100 35.0
CI 30.2 / 39.7
SE 2.356
25.3
CI 17.7 / 34.8
SE 4.045






500+ DSU

DSU







100-199 26.3
CI 19.1 / 33.5
SE 3.589
21.0
CI 13.3 / 31.7
SE 4.351






400-499 DSU

DSU







200-399 21.4
CI 16.3 / 26.4
SE 2.516
DSU







Country of birth









US 23.2
CI 20.0 / 26.5
SE 1.611
14.2
CI 11.4 / 17.6
SE 1.446






Outside US 40.2
CI 21.3 / 59.1
SE 8.821
DSU







Health insurance status









Insured 22.2
CI 19.0 / 25.4
SE 1.583
13.4
CI 10.5 / 16.9
SE 1.514






   Private 17.7
CI 13.7 / 21.7
SE 1.986
8.4
CI 5.2 / 13.4
SE 1.879






   Public 30.1
CI 25.4 / 34.8
SE 2.325
19.5
CI 14.4 / 26.0
SE 2.731






Uninsured 38.0
CI 27.1 / 48.8
SE 5.257
28.9
CI 15.3 / 47.7
SE 7.846






Footnotes View Footnotes

DSU: Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality, or confidentiality.

---: Data are not available.

Data are subject to revision and may have changed since a previous release.

Unless noted otherwise, any age-adjusted data are adjusted using the year 2000 standard population.

Data are not available or not collected for populations not shown.

CI: 95% confidence interval.

Children with untreated dental decay in their primary and permanent teeth (percent, 6–9 years)

2020 Baseline (year): 28.8 (1999-2004)
2020 Target: 25.9
Desired Direction: Decrease
Populations 1999-2004 2009-2010      
Total 28.8
CI 25.2 / 32.4
SE 1.765
16.9
CI 14.6 / 19.5
SE 1.153






Sex









Female 27.4
CI 22.0 / 32.9
SE 2.688
13.8
CI 10.1 / 18.4
SE 1.939






Male 30.1
CI 25.8 / 34.4
SE 2.126
19.7
CI 15.5 / 24.7
SE 2.175






Race/Ethnicity









Hispanic or Latino DSU

DSU







   Mexican American 41.4
CI 36.1 / 46.6
SE 2.596
29.9
CI 23.3 / 37.5
SE 3.366






Not Hispanic or Latino ---

---







   Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino 35.7
CI 32.5 / 38.9
SE 1.582
18.6
CI 11.9 / 28.0
SE 3.783






   White only, not Hispanic or Latino 25.1
CI 19.5 / 30.7
SE 2.762
13.9
CI 10.4 / 18.4
SE 1.866






Family income (percent Federal Poverty Level)









<100 41.3
CI 36.7 / 45.9
SE 2.275
24.8
CI 20.0 / 30.5
SE 2.487






200-399 22.8
CI 17.6 / 27.9
SE 2.537
14.2
CI 7.8 / 24.3
SE 3.811






100-199 35.7
CI 28.6 / 42.7
SE 3.509
21.7
CI 17.3 / 26.8
SE 2.245






500+ 11.4
CI 4.6 / 18.2
SE 3.286
DSU







400-499 DSU

DSU







Country of birth









US 28.2
CI 24.4 / 32.0
SE 1.896
16.8
CI 14.5 / 19.5
SE 1.176






Outside US 41.0
CI 29.9 / 52.2
SE 5.289
DSU







Health insurance status









Insured 27.4
CI 24.2 / 30.6
SE 1.581
15.3
CI 12.7 / 18.3
SE 1.332






   Public 39.7
CI 35.1 / 44.3
SE 2.287
21.5
CI 16.9 / 26.9
SE 2.370






   Private 21.8
CI 17.9 / 25.7
SE 1.933
11.4
CI 8.1 / 15.7
SE 1.782






Uninsured 37.9
CI 29.9 / 45.9
SE 3.964
36.7
CI 26.7 / 47.9
SE 5.067






Footnotes View Footnotes

DSU: Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality, or confidentiality.

---: Data are not available.

Data are subject to revision and may have changed since a previous release.

Unless noted otherwise, any age-adjusted data are adjusted using the year 2000 standard population.

Data are not available or not collected for populations not shown.

CI: 95% confidence interval.

Adolescents with untreated dental decay in their permanent teeth (percent, 13–15 years)

2020 Baseline (year): 17.0 (1999-2004)
2020 Target: 15.3
Desired Direction: Decrease
Populations 1999-2004 2009-2010      
Total 17.0
CI 14.5 / 19.5
SE 1.220
11.4
CI 8.5 / 15.3
SE 1.599






Sex









Male 16.3
CI 13.4 / 19.1
SE 1.411
12.0
CI 7.3 / 18.9
SE 2.698






Female 17.8
CI 14.1 / 21.4
SE 1.802
10.8
CI 8.3 / 14.1
SE 1.372






Race/Ethnicity









Hispanic or Latino DSU

DSU







   Mexican American 25.0
CI 21.0 / 28.9
SE 1.931
14.8
CI 11.4 / 19.0
SE 1.778






Not Hispanic or Latino ---

---







   Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino 22.4
CI 19.2 / 25.5
SE 1.537
24.6
CI 18.2 / 32.2
SE 3.320






   White only, not Hispanic or Latino 13.9
CI 10.0 / 17.9
SE 1.936
9.4
CI 5.7 / 15.1
SE 2.163






Family income (percent Federal Poverty Level)









500+ DSU

DSU







400-499 6.2
CI 2.4 / 10.0
SE 1.861
DSU







<100 27.9
CI 21.1 / 34.7
SE 3.370
19.7
CI 11.7 / 31.2
SE 4.610






100-199 24.3
CI 18.9 / 29.8
SE 2.702
15.6
CI 8.5 / 26.9
SE 4.265






200-399 14.6
CI 10.9 / 18.4
SE 1.860
DSU







Country of birth









Outside US 29.2
CI 21.1 / 37.3
SE 3.945
DSU







US 16.0
CI 13.4 / 18.7
SE 1.323
11.6
CI 8.6 / 15.4
SE 1.590






Health insurance status









Uninsured 31.4
CI 24.5 / 38.2
SE 3.362
DSU







Insured 15.1
CI 12.4 / 17.8
SE 1.329
10.7
CI 7.8 / 14.4
SE 1.554






   Private 11.1
CI 8.5 / 13.7
SE 1.287
DSU







   Public 25.9
CI 19.6 / 32.2
SE 3.127
18.3
CI 12.5 / 26.1
SE 3.179






Footnotes View Footnotes

DSU: Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality, or confidentiality.

---: Data are not available.

Data are subject to revision and may have changed since a previous release.

Unless noted otherwise, any age-adjusted data are adjusted using the year 2000 standard population.

Data are not available or not collected for populations not shown.

CI: 95% confidence interval.

Adults with untreated dental decay (percent, 35–44 years)

2020 Baseline (year): 27.8 (1999-2004)
2020 Target: 25.0
Desired Direction: Decrease
Populations 1999-2004        
Total 27.8
CI 24.6 / 30.9
SE 1.574








Sex









Male 30.1
CI 25.9 / 34.2
SE 2.068








Female 25.4
CI 22.2 / 28.6
SE 1.601








Race/Ethnicity









Not Hispanic or Latino ---









   White only, not Hispanic or Latino 22.8
CI 18.6 / 27.0
SE 2.077








   Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino 40.5
CI 35.0 / 46.0
SE 2.712








Hispanic or Latino DSU









   Mexican American 40.2
CI 34.3 / 46.0
SE 2.836








Educational attainment









High school (including GED or equivalent) 35.0
CI 29.1 / 41.0
SE 2.967








< High school 50.4
CI 45.8 / 54.9
SE 2.245








More than high school 18.3
CI 15.4 / 21.2
SE 1.437








Family income (percent Federal Poverty Level)









200-399 27.1
CI 22.4 / 31.9
SE 2.354








400-499 21.0
CI 14.7 / 27.4
SE 3.106








100-199 44.9
CI 39.0 / 50.9
SE 2.948








<100 49.4
CI 42.9 / 55.8
SE 3.196








500+ 8.1
CI 4.3 / 11.8
SE 1.864








Country of birth









US 26.7
CI 23.0 / 30.4
SE 1.818








Outside US 32.4
CI 26.5 / 38.4
SE 2.922








Disability status









People without activity limitations 26.1
CI 22.9 / 29.3
SE 1.585








People with activity limitations 37.0
CI 31.1 / 42.9
SE 2.904








Health insurance status









Insured 23.1
CI 19.3 / 26.8
SE 1.855








   Private 20.0
CI 16.6 / 23.4
SE 1.691








   Public 49.7
CI 37.0 / 62.3
SE 6.245








Uninsured 46.3
CI 41.4 / 51.2
SE 2.437








Marital status









Never married 33.2
CI 26.7 / 39.7
SE 3.205








Married 23.9
CI 20.2 / 27.5
SE 1.813








Cohabiting partner 37.7
CI 26.8 / 48.6
SE 5.249








Divorced or separated 35.6
CI 29.8 / 41.4
SE 2.865








Widowed DSU









Veteran status









Veteran 25.6
CI 18.6 / 32.6
SE 3.449








Non-veteran 28.0
CI 24.7 / 31.3
SE 1.657








Obesity status









Obese 32.8
CI 27.9 / 37.7
SE 2.435








Not obese 25.4
CI 21.4 / 29.3
SE 1.982








Footnotes View Footnotes

DSU: Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality, or confidentiality.

---: Data are not available.

Data are subject to revision and may have changed since a previous release.

Unless noted otherwise, any age-adjusted data are adjusted using the year 2000 standard population.

Data are not available or not collected for populations not shown.

CI: 95% confidence interval.

Adults with untreated coronal caries (percent, 65–74 years )

2020 Baseline (year): 17.1 (1999-2004)
2020 Target: 15.4
Desired Direction: Decrease
Populations 1999-2004        
Total 17.1
CI 14.3 / 19.9
SE 1.391








Sex









Male 18.8
CI 15.5 / 22.0
SE 1.599








Female 15.6
CI 12.0 / 19.3
SE 1.821








Race/Ethnicity









Hispanic or Latino DSU









   Mexican American 37.8
CI 29.4 / 46.3
SE 3.958








Not Hispanic or Latino ---









   White only, not Hispanic or Latino 14.4
CI 10.7 / 18.1
SE 1.828








   Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino 36.9
CI 30.0 / 43.7
SE 3.276








Educational attainment









< High school 26.7
CI 19.3 / 34.2
SE 3.699








More than high school 12.3
CI 8.4 / 16.3
SE 1.964








High school (including GED or equivalent) 18.3
CI 13.8 / 22.9
SE 2.260








Family income (percent Federal Poverty Level)









100-199 25.8
CI 20.0 / 31.7
SE 2.880








200-399 17.6
CI 13.1 / 22.2
SE 2.263








500+ DSU









<100 33.0
CI 22.9 / 43.1
SE 4.895








400-499 DSU









Country of birth









Outside US 18.8
CI 11.6 / 26.0
SE 3.504








US 16.8
CI 13.7 / 19.8
SE 1.519








Disability status









People without activity limitations 15.8
CI 12.7 / 19.0
SE 1.573








People with activity limitations 19.8
CI 14.7 / 24.8
SE 2.494








Marital status









Married 15.3
CI 12.0 / 18.6
SE 1.624








Widowed 23.9
CI 16.9 / 30.9
SE 3.433








Never married DSU









Divorced or separated 16.0
CI 9.8 / 22.1
SE 2.989








Cohabiting partner DSU









Veteran status









Veteran 18.4
CI 14.3 / 22.5
SE 2.015








Non-veteran 16.6
CI 13.4 / 19.7
SE 1.586








Obesity status









Obese 18.7
CI 14.2 / 23.3
SE 2.256








Not obese 15.5
CI 12.0 / 19.1
SE 1.763








Footnotes View Footnotes

DSU: Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality, or confidentiality.

---: Data are not available.

Data are subject to revision and may have changed since a previous release.

Unless noted otherwise, any age-adjusted data are adjusted using the year 2000 standard population.

Data are not available or not collected for populations not shown.

CI: 95% confidence interval.

Adults with untreated root surface caries (percent, 75+ years)

2020 Baseline (year): 37.9 (1999-2004)
2020 Target: 34.1
Desired Direction: Decrease
Populations 1999-2004        
Total 37.9
CI 33.9 / 41.9
SE 1.985








Sex









Male 43.3
CI 38.0 / 48.6
SE 2.642








Female 34.1
CI 29.1 / 39.0
SE 2.451








Race/Ethnicity









Not Hispanic or Latino ---









   Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino 52.2
CI 37.0 / 67.3
SE 6.891








   White only, not Hispanic or Latino 36.4
CI 32.2 / 40.7
SE 2.089








Hispanic or Latino DSU









   Mexican American 56.6
CI 48.9 / 64.4
SE 3.486








Educational attainment









More than high school 33.9
CI 29.1 / 38.7
SE 2.359








< High school 40.5
CI 35.2 / 45.8
SE 2.635








High school (including GED or equivalent) 40.7
CI 33.2 / 48.1
SE 3.646








Family income (percent Federal Poverty Level)









500+ 38.3
CI 28.3 / 48.2
SE 4.830








<100 44.5
CI 33.3 / 55.7
SE 5.425








200-399 34.7
CI 28.5 / 40.9
SE 3.052








100-199 37.2
CI 31.4 / 43.1
SE 2.895








400-499 40.8
CI 24.7 / 57.0
SE 7.530








Country of birth









US 37.4
CI 33.3 / 41.4
SE 2.008








Outside US 43.5
CI 31.5 / 55.5
SE 5.714








Disability status









People without activity limitations 39.5
CI 33.2 / 45.7
SE 3.110








People with activity limitations 36.2
CI 31.8 / 40.5
SE 2.160








Marital status









Cohabiting partner DSU









Married 36.2
CI 31.6 / 40.8
SE 2.282








Divorced or separated 30.4
CI 15.8 / 45.0
SE 5.962








Never married DSU









Widowed 41.3
CI 35.0 / 47.6
SE 3.119








Veteran status









Veteran 41.5
CI 36.2 / 46.7
SE 2.601








Non-veteran 36.2
CI 31.7 / 40.7
SE 2.246








Obesity status









Not obese 38.5
CI 34.0 / 43.0
SE 2.230








Obese 34.7
CI 27.5 / 42.0
SE 3.554








Footnotes View Footnotes

DSU: Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality, or confidentiality.

---: Data are not available.

Data are subject to revision and may have changed since a previous release.

Unless noted otherwise, any age-adjusted data are adjusted using the year 2000 standard population.

Data are not available or not collected for populations not shown.

CI: 95% confidence interval.

Adults with permanent tooth loss due to dental caries or periodontal disease (percent, 45–64 years)

2020 Baseline (year): 76.4 (1999-2004)
2020 Target: 68.8
Desired Direction: Decrease
Populations 1999-2004 2009-2010      
Total 76.4
CI 74.2 / 78.6
SE 1.122
96.2
CI 94.7 / 97.3
SE 0.601






Sex









Male 75.3
CI 72.7 / 78.0
SE 1.336
94.8
CI 92.7 / 96.4
SE 0.840






Female 77.3
CI 74.7 / 79.9
SE 1.309
97.5
CI 95.0 / 98.8
SE 0.827






Race/Ethnicity









Hispanic or Latino DSU

DSU







   Mexican American 80.3
CI 77.0 / 83.6
SE 1.699
94.2
CI 91.0 / 96.3
SE 1.221






Not Hispanic or Latino ---

---







   White only, not Hispanic or Latino 72.6
CI 69.7 / 75.5
SE 1.469
96.6
CI 94.8 / 97.8
SE 0.688






   Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino 92.9
CI 91.0 / 94.7
SE 0.944
96.2
CI 93.6 / 97.8
SE 0.964






Educational attainment









High school (including GED or equivalent) 85.5
CI 82.6 / 88.4
SE 1.483
98.3
CI 95.3 / 99.4
SE 0.821






More than high school 32.8
CI 29.7 / 35.9
SE 1.522
94.9
CI 92.7 / 96.5
SE 0.892






< High school 93.3
CI 91.2 / 95.4
SE 1.075
97.7
CI 94.8 / 99.0
SE 0.898






Family income (percent Federal Poverty Level)









100-199 92.9
CI 90.4 / 95.5
SE 1.309
94.1
CI 90.4 / 96.5
SE 1.383






500+ 62.2
CI 58.5 / 66.0
SE 1.903
95.5
CI 91.8 / 97.6
SE 1.289






400-499 75.8
CI 70.7 / 80.9
SE 2.588
98.1
CI 91.3 / 99.6
SE 1.412






200-399 81.1
CI 76.8 / 85.4
SE 2.179
97.6
CI 94.9 / 98.9
SE 0.867






<100 89.9
CI 85.8 / 94.0
SE 2.083
97.6
CI 94.7 / 98.9
SE 0.911






Country of birth









Outside US 83.8
CI 79.6 / 88.0
SE 2.141
93.9
CI 90.0 / 96.4
SE 1.446






US 75.2
CI 72.8 / 77.7
SE 1.268
96.7
CI 95.1 / 97.8
SE 0.624






Disability status









People with activity limitations 83.5
CI 80.5 / 86.5
SE 1.554
96.5
CI 91.4 / 98.6
SE 1.507






People without activity limitations 73.9
CI 71.5 / 76.4
SE 1.249
96.1
CI 94.4 / 97.4
SE 0.693






Health insurance status









Insured 74.2
CI 71.9 / 76.6
SE 1.220
96.3
CI 94.6 / 97.5
SE 0.681






   Private 71.8
CI 69.4 / 74.3
SE 1.262
96.2
CI 94.5 / 97.4
SE 0.683






   Public 93.5
CI 90.9 / 96.0
SE 1.303
97.0
CI 94.0 / 98.5
SE 0.988






Uninsured 90.0
CI 86.9 / 93.2
SE 1.624
95.5
CI 90.3 / 98.0
SE 1.670






Marital status









Married 73.4
CI 70.7 / 76.1
SE 1.354
96.7
CI 94.9 / 97.9
SE 0.691






Cohabiting partner 80.3
CI 71.8 / 88.9
SE 4.362
DSU







Divorced or separated 84.6
CI 81.2 / 88.0
SE 1.747
94.1
CI 88.4 / 97.1
SE 1.934






Widowed 86.9
CI 79.9 / 93.8
SE 3.539
92.6
CI 73.7 / 98.2
SE 4.845






Never married 79.8
CI 72.4 / 87.2
SE 3.758
96.3
CI 84.9 / 99.2
SE 2.579






Veteran status









Veteran 77.4
CI 73.5 / 81.3
SE 1.995
96.8
CI 90.8 / 98.9
SE 1.641






Non-veteran 76.1
CI 73.7 / 78.5
SE 1.222
96.1
CI 94.4 / 97.3
SE 0.663






Obesity status









Not obese 73.6
CI 70.6 / 76.6
SE 1.520
96.1
CI 94.0 / 97.5
SE 0.809






Obese 81.1
CI 78.4 / 83.8
SE 1.376
96.3
CI 93.5 / 97.9
SE 0.975






Footnotes View Footnotes

DSU: Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality, or confidentiality.

---: Data are not available.

Data are subject to revision and may have changed since a previous release.

Unless noted otherwise, any age-adjusted data are adjusted using the year 2000 standard population.

Data are not available or not collected for populations not shown.

CI: 95% confidence interval.

Adults with complete tooth loss (percent, 65–74 years)

2020 Baseline (year): 24.0 (1999-2004)
2020 Target: 21.6
Desired Direction: Decrease
Populations 1999-2004 2009-2010      
Total 24.0
CI 20.9 / 27.1
SE 1.536
15.3
CI 11.8 / 19.5
SE 1.828






Sex









Male 22.1
CI 18.0 / 26.2
SE 2.027
13.1
CI 8.7 / 19.2
SE 2.429






Female 25.6
CI 21.8 / 29.5
SE 1.924
17.3
CI 13.3 / 22.2
SE 2.101






Race/Ethnicity









Not Hispanic or Latino ---

---







   Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino 25.4
CI 20.6 / 30.3
SE 2.316
22.4
CI 15.7 / 30.7
SE 3.541






   White only, not Hispanic or Latino 23.2
CI 19.6 / 26.9
SE 1.810
15.3
CI 11.4 / 20.4
SE 2.104






Hispanic or Latino DSU

DSU







   Mexican American 18.3
CI 13.2 / 23.4
SE 2.387
DSU







Educational attainment









More than high school 10.6
CI 7.9 / 13.3
SE 1.336
7.8
CI 5.0 / 12.2
SE 1.658






High school (including GED or equivalent) 25.7
CI 20.2 / 31.2
SE 2.718
16.6
CI 10.8 / 24.6
SE 3.246






< High school 42.3
CI 36.2 / 48.5
SE 3.063
31.7
CI 22.6 / 42.6
SE 4.763






Family income (percent Federal Poverty Level)









100-199 35.3
CI 30.1 / 40.4
SE 2.542
27.7
CI 22.2 / 33.8
SE 2.747






500+ 9.0
CI 4.8 / 13.3
SE 2.067
DSU







200-399 22.4
CI 18.1 / 26.7
SE 2.118
11.4
CI 6.1 / 20.1
SE 3.209






<100 38.8
CI 27.9 / 49.8
SE 5.373
35.1
CI 19.9 / 54.0
SE 8.333






400-499 DSU

DSU







Country of birth









Outside US 22.6
CI 14.1 / 31.0
SE 4.157
DSU







US 24.3
CI 20.6 / 27.9
SE 1.805
16.6
CI 12.7 / 21.3
SE 2.018






Disability status









People with activity limitations 27.4
CI 22.4 / 32.3
SE 2.447
23.3
CI 16.0 / 32.6
SE 3.920






People without activity limitations 22.3
CI 19.0 / 25.6
SE 1.646
12.2
CI 8.5 / 17.3
SE 2.063






Marital status









Widowed 32.8
CI 25.8 / 39.8
SE 3.447
19.7
CI 11.9 / 30.8
SE 4.462






Never married 36.2
CI 18.3 / 54.1
SE 7.772
DSU







Divorced or separated 28.4
CI 21.1 / 35.7
SE 3.602
24.5
CI 17.6 / 33.0
SE 3.638






Married 20.4
CI 16.8 / 24.1
SE 1.800
13.1
CI 9.8 / 17.3
SE 1.747






Cohabiting partner DSU

DSU







Veteran status









Non-veteran 25.1
CI 21.2 / 28.9
SE 1.918
16.6
CI 12.8 / 21.3
SE 1.993






Veteran 21.5
CI 16.9 / 26.0
SE 2.245
11.4
CI 6.6 / 19.0
SE 2.866






Obesity status









Obese 25.2
CI 21.6 / 28.8
SE 1.773
17.7
CI 12.3 / 24.6
SE 2.885






Not obese 23.1
CI 19.5 / 26.7
SE 1.806
13.2
CI 9.2 / 18.6
SE 2.210






Footnotes View Footnotes

DSU: Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality, or confidentiality.

---: Data are not available.

Data are subject to revision and may have changed since a previous release.

Unless noted otherwise, any age-adjusted data are adjusted using the year 2000 standard population.

Data are not available or not collected for populations not shown.

CI: 95% confidence interval.

Adults with moderate or severe periodontitis (percent, 45–74 years)

2020 Baseline (year): 12.8 (2001-2004)
2020 Target: 11.51
Desired Direction: Decrease
Populations 2001-20042        
Total 12.8
CI 11.2 / 14.3
SE 0.755








Sex









Female 9.4
CI 7.6 / 11.2
SE 0.882








Male 16.2
CI 14.3 / 18.2
SE 0.941








Race/Ethnicity









Not Hispanic or Latino ---









   Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino 22.3
CI 18.4 / 26.3
SE 1.898








   White only, not Hispanic or Latino 10.5
CI 8.7 / 12.3
SE 0.869








Hispanic or Latino DSU









   Mexican American 18.1
CI 12.1 / 24.1
SE 2.829








Educational attainment









High school (including GED or equivalent) 14.6
CI 10.9 / 18.3
SE 1.811








< High school 26.8
CI 22.8 / 30.8
SE 1.957








More than high school 9.0
CI 7.7 / 10.3
SE 0.620








Family income (percent Federal Poverty Level)









400-499 8.4
CI 5.3 / 11.4
SE 1.504








200-399 10.8
CI 8.0 / 13.7
SE 1.413








500+ 8.5
CI 6.2 / 10.7
SE 1.089








<100 28.1
CI 21.3 / 34.8
SE 3.304








100-199 24.1
CI 19.7 / 28.5
SE 2.134








Country of birth









Outside US 19.2
CI 13.9 / 24.6
SE 2.622








US 11.8
CI 10.4 / 13.3
SE 0.713








Disability status









People without activity limitations 12.2
CI 10.6 / 13.8
SE 0.800








People with activity limitations 14.8
CI 12.4 / 17.2
SE 1.173








Health insurance status









Insured 10.1
CI 8.8 / 11.5
SE 0.677








   Public 23.7
CI 16.8 / 30.6
SE 3.341








   Private 8.9
CI 7.7 / 10.1
SE 0.587








Uninsured 20.5
CI 16.1 / 24.9
SE 2.155








Marital status









Married 11.0
CI 9.5 / 12.4
SE 0.711








Divorced or separated 15.6
CI 11.6 / 19.6
SE 1.978








Cohabiting partner 17.5
CI 9.2 / 25.8
SE 3.920








Widowed 24.7
CI 17.6 / 31.8
SE 3.465








Never married 14.8
CI 7.7 / 21.9
SE 3.376








Veteran status









Non-veteran 11.4
CI 10.0 / 12.9
SE 0.722








Veteran 18.2
CI 14.8 / 21.5
SE 1.619








Obesity status









Obese 11.3
CI 9.2 / 13.3
SE 1.000








Not obese 13.3
CI 11.1 / 15.5
SE 1.056








Footnotes View Footnotes

1Target has been revised. See Tech Specs for details.

2Baseline has been revised. See Tech Specs for details.

DSU: Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality, or confidentiality.

---: Data are not available.

Data are subject to revision and may have changed since a previous release.

Unless noted otherwise, any age-adjusted data are adjusted using the year 2000 standard population.

Data are not available or not collected for populations not shown.

CI: 95% confidence interval.

Oral and pharyngeal cancers detected in earliest stage (percent)

2020 Baseline (year): 32.5 (2007)
2020 Target: 35.8
Desired Direction: Increase
Populations 2007 2008 2009    
Total 32.5
CI 32.0 / 33.0
31.6
CI 31.1 / 32.1
31.2
CI 30.7 / 31.6




Sex









Male 28.4
CI 27.9 / 29.0
27.2
CI 26.7 / 27.8
26.8
CI 26.3 / 27.3




Female 41.9
CI 41.0 / 42.8
41.6
CI 40.6 / 42.5
41.5
CI 40.5 / 42.4




Race/Ethnicity









Not Hispanic or Latino 32.7
CI 32.2 / 33.2
31.8
CI 31.3 / 32.3
31.3
CI 30.8 / 31.8




   White, not Hispanic or Latino 34.0
CI 33.4 / 34.5
32.8
CI 32.3 / 33.4
32.2
CI 31.7 / 32.8




   Black or African American, not Hispanic or Latino 23.1
CI 21.7 / 24.5
22.1
CI 20.7 / 23.5
22.7
CI 21.3 / 24.2




Black or African American 23.0
CI 21.6 / 24.4
22.1
CI 20.7 / 23.5
22.6
CI 21.2 / 24.1




American Indian or Alaska Native 19.7
CI 14.1 / 26.5
31.3
CI 24.4 / 39.0
25.8
CI 19.2 / 33.3




White 33.7
CI 33.1 / 34.2
32.6
CI 32.1 / 33.1
32.0
CI 31.5 / 32.6




Hispanic or Latino 28.7
CI 26.8 / 30.7
29.0
CI 27.0 / 31.1
29.1
CI 27.1 / 31.1




Asian/Pacific Isander 28.4
CI 25.8 / 31.0
28.8
CI 26.0 / 31.7
27.1
CI 24.4 / 29.9




Age group









20-34 49.4
CI 45.7 / 53.2
53.1
CI 49.2 / 56.9
53.3
CI 49.3 / 57.2




65-74 34.2
CI 33.2 / 35.3
32.9
CI 31.9 / 34.0
33.1
CI 32.1 / 34.2




45-64 27.9
CI 27.2 / 28.5
26.8
CI 26.1 / 27.4
26.1
CI 25.5 / 26.7




75 and over 39.9
CI 38.8 / 41.0
38.7
CI 37.6 / 39.9
38.4
CI 37.2 / 39.5




35-44 33.0
CI 31.0 / 35.0
35.2
CI 33.1 / 37.3
34.7
CI 32.6 / 36.9




<20 41.8
CI 35.3 / 48.6
44.6
CI 37.5 / 51.9
46.1
CI 39.3 / 53.0




Footnotes View Footnotes

Data are subject to revision and may have changed since a previous release.

Unless noted otherwise, any age-adjusted data are adjusted using the year 2000 standard population.

Data are not available or not collected for populations not shown.

CI: 95% confidence interval.

Children, adolescents, and adults who visited the dentist in the past year (age adjusted, percent, 2+ years)

2020 Baseline (year): 44.5 (2007)
2020 Target: 49.0
Desired Direction: Increase
Populations 2007 2008 2009 2010  
Total 44.5
CI 43.4 / 45.6
SE 0.547
42.9
CI 41.8 / 44.1
SE 0.563
43.1
CI 41.9 / 44.3
SE 0.611
42.1
CI 40.8 / 43.4
SE 0.641


Sex









Female 48.3
CI 47.1 / 49.5
SE 0.614
46.6
CI 45.3 / 47.8
SE 0.637
46.5
CI 45.2 / 47.9
SE 0.699
45.4
CI 43.9 / 46.9
SE 0.779


Male 40.7
CI 39.4 / 41.9
SE 0.641
39.2
CI 37.9 / 40.6
SE 0.683
39.6
CI 38.4 / 40.9
SE 0.654
38.7
CI 37.4 / 40.1
SE 0.663


Race/Ethnicity









2 or more races 38.7
CI 33.3 / 44.5
SE 2.859
38.5
CI 33.4 / 44.0
SE 2.693
38.0
CI 32.9 / 43.4
SE 2.665
40.8
CI 34.7 / 47.0
SE 3.133


White only 46.8
CI 45.6 / 48.1
SE 0.627
45.0
CI 43.7 / 46.3
SE 0.674
45.2
CI 43.7 / 46.6
SE 0.724
43.9
CI 42.5 / 45.4
SE 0.755


Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander only 48.7
CI 37.9 / 59.7
SE 5.626
40.4
CI 32.4 / 49.0
SE 4.267
33.7
CI 21.4 / 48.8
SE 7.106
35.0
CI 23.4 / 48.8
SE 6.567


Black or African American only 31.1
CI 29.1 / 33.3
SE 1.082
29.8
CI 27.9 / 31.9
SE 1.018
30.6
CI 28.8 / 32.5
SE 0.955
31.6
CI 29.7 / 33.6
SE 0.977


Hispanic or Latino 29.2
CI 27.1 / 31.3
SE 1.069
28.2
CI 26.6 / 29.9
SE 0.841
27.8
CI 26.1 / 29.5
SE 0.864
28.7
CI 26.7 / 30.7
SE 0.999


American Indian or Alaska Native only 30.6
CI 23.1 / 39.4
SE 4.186
32.1
CI 25.6 / 39.4
SE 3.533
33.7
CI 26.8 / 41.2
SE 3.681
32.3
CI 26.4 / 38.8
SE 3.144


Not Hispanic or Latino 47.2
CI 46.0 / 48.3
SE 0.604
45.5
CI 44.2 / 46.7
SE 0.622
45.8
CI 44.4 / 47.1
SE 0.685
44.5
CI 43.1 / 46.0
SE 0.725


   White only, not Hispanic or Latino 50.7
CI 49.3 / 52.1
SE 0.707
48.6
CI 47.1 / 50.1
SE 0.750
49.0
CI 47.4 / 50.6
SE 0.808
47.5
CI 45.8 / 49.3
SE 0.878


   Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino 31.1
CI 29.0 / 33.2
SE 1.083
29.9
CI 27.9 / 32.0
SE 1.042
30.6
CI 28.7 / 32.5
SE 0.953
31.5
CI 29.6 / 33.5
SE 0.996


Asian only 41.3
CI 37.2 / 45.4
SE 2.088
42.7
CI 38.9 / 46.6
SE 1.946
42.1
CI 38.6 / 45.7
SE 1.810
38.9
CI 35.7 / 42.2
SE 1.664


Age group §









2-17 52.1
CI 50.3 / 54.0
SE 0.924
49.3
CI 47.3 / 51.2
SE 1.006
50.9
CI 48.9 / 52.8
SE 0.973
50.4
CI 48.3 / 52.6
SE 1.083


   2-4 28.1
CI 25.0 / 31.4
SE 1.613
30.2
CI 27.2 / 33.3
SE 1.550
31.2
CI 28.3 / 34.4
SE 1.548
30.7
CI 27.5 / 34.1
SE 1.666


   12-17 56.6
CI 54.0 / 59.2
SE 1.341
52.0
CI 49.3 / 54.7
SE 1.354
56.3
CI 53.6 / 59.1
SE 1.395
53.8
CI 50.9 / 56.8
SE 1.494


   5-11 58.2
CI 55.8 / 60.6
SE 1.225
55.3
CI 52.7 / 57.9
SE 1.327
55.0
CI 52.5 / 57.4
SE 1.252
56.3
CI 53.5 / 59.1
SE 1.424


65 and over 44.6
CI 42.5 / 46.9
SE 1.117
43.9
CI 41.6 / 46.2
SE 1.157
44.2
CI 42.0 / 46.3
SE 1.087
43.3
CI 40.9 / 45.6
SE 1.203


   65-74 46.1
CI 43.2 / 48.9
SE 1.449
44.9
CI 42.0 / 47.9
SE 1.516
47.1
CI 44.3 / 50.0
SE 1.447
46.9
CI 43.6 / 50.2
SE 1.691


   85 and over 38.5
CI 33.1 / 44.1
SE 2.812
43.8
CI 38.5 / 49.3
SE 2.744
38.5
CI 32.5 / 44.9
SE 3.166
33.5
CI 27.5 / 40.0
SE 3.183


   75-84 44.9
CI 41.3 / 48.6
SE 1.873
42.3
CI 38.6 / 46.1
SE 1.901
41.9
CI 38.6 / 45.3
SE 1.704
41.5
CI 37.9 / 45.2
SE 1.856


18-44 37.9
CI 36.5 / 39.3
SE 0.725
36.7
CI 35.3 / 38.2
SE 0.738
36.2
CI 34.6 / 37.8
SE 0.806
35.2
CI 33.6 / 36.8
SE 0.810


   25-44 38.9
CI 37.3 / 40.4
SE 0.801
37.9
CI 36.4 / 39.4
SE 0.779
36.4
CI 34.7 / 38.2
SE 0.878
35.9
CI 34.4 / 37.5
SE 0.802


   18-24 35.0
CI 32.7 / 37.3
SE 1.185
33.5
CI 31.0 / 36.1
SE 1.296
35.6
CI 33.1 / 38.1
SE 1.265
33.1
CI 30.6 / 35.7
SE 1.299


45-64 48.3
CI 46.7 / 49.8
SE 0.777
46.9
CI 45.0 / 48.7
SE 0.916
46.5
CI 44.9 / 48.1
SE 0.816
45.0
CI 43.2 / 46.8
SE 0.933


   45-54 46.9
CI 45.0 / 48.8
SE 0.968
43.6
CI 41.3 / 45.9
SE 1.158
44.5
CI 42.6 / 46.5
SE 1.001
42.4
CI 40.2 / 44.6
SE 1.115


   55-64 50.3
CI 48.0 / 52.7
SE 1.186
51.9
CI 49.5 / 54.3
SE 1.220
49.3
CI 47.2 / 51.5
SE 1.101
48.6
CI 46.2 / 51.0
SE 1.228


Educational attainment (25 years and over)









Some college 58.2
CI 56.5 / 59.8
SE 0.839
57.4
CI 55.8 / 59.0
SE 0.830
57.6
CI 55.9 / 59.2
SE 0.835
55.6
CI 54.0 / 57.2
SE 0.806


High school 39.3
CI 37.9 / 40.7
SE 0.693
38.2
CI 36.9 / 39.6
SE 0.665
35.9
CI 34.6 / 37.3
SE 0.680
34.7
CI 33.2 / 36.2
SE 0.766


< High school 19.7
CI 18.0 / 21.5
SE 0.890
18.6
CI 16.9 / 20.4
SE 0.899
17.7
CI 16.2 / 19.3
SE 0.796
15.8
CI 14.2 / 17.5
SE 0.835


Family income (percent Federal Poverty Level)









200-399 42.2
CI 40.6 / 43.9
SE 0.844
41.5
CI 39.8 / 43.2
SE 0.849
41.3
CI 39.8 / 42.8
SE 0.768
39.8
CI 37.9 / 41.7
SE 0.976


400+ 58.1
CI 56.3 / 59.9
SE 0.901
56.0
CI 54.1 / 57.8
SE 0.939
57.3
CI 55.1 / 59.5
SE 1.126
55.7
CI 53.6 / 57.7
SE 1.048


<100 27.6
CI 25.8 / 29.4
SE 0.936
26.3
CI 24.8 / 27.9
SE 0.803
27.1
CI 25.3 / 28.9
SE 0.934
26.8
CI 25.0 / 28.6
SE 0.918


100-199 30.6
CI 28.8 / 32.3
SE 0.892
30.2
CI 28.5 / 32.0
SE 0.895
29.5
CI 27.9 / 31.2
SE 0.851
30.9
CI 29.3 / 32.6
SE 0.832


Disability status









People with activity limitations 37.5
CI 34.0 / 41.2
SE 1.823
38.0
CI 34.5 / 41.5
SE 1.776
39.5
CI 36.1 / 42.9
SE 1.738
36.8
CI 32.6 / 41.2
SE 2.206


People without activity limitations 46.0
CI 44.9 / 47.2
SE 0.580
44.2
CI 43.0 / 45.4
SE 0.598
44.3
CI 43.0 / 45.6
SE 0.646
43.4
CI 42.1 / 44.7
SE 0.659


Geographic location









Metropolitan 45.4
CI 44.2 / 46.5
SE 0.601
44.3
CI 43.1 / 45.5
SE 0.598
44.1
CI 42.8 / 45.4
SE 0.664
43.2
CI 41.8 / 44.6
SE 0.701


Non-metropolitan 41.8
CI 38.8 / 44.9
SE 1.533
37.9
CI 35.0 / 40.9
SE 1.518
39.8
CI 36.5 / 43.1
SE 1.697
38.3
CI 34.7 / 41.9
SE 1.824


Health insurance status (<65 years)









Insured 48.7
CI 47.5 / 49.9
SE 0.602
47.3
CI 46.1 / 48.6
SE 0.643
47.8
CI 46.5 / 49.1
SE 0.682
46.1
CI 44.6 / 47.6
SE 0.762


   Private 52.2
CI 50.9 / 53.5
SE 0.670
50.8
CI 49.4 / 52.3
SE 0.728
51.5
CI 50.0 / 52.9
SE 0.743
49.9
CI 48.2 / 51.5
SE 0.846


   Public 31.1
CI 29.2 / 33.0
SE 0.978
29.6
CI 27.7 / 31.6
SE 0.984
28.8
CI 26.8 / 30.9
SE 1.030
28.1
CI 26.1 / 30.2
SE 1.035


Uninsured 22.5
CI 20.1 / 25.2
SE 1.294
19.0
CI 17.1 / 21.1
SE 1.023
18.0
CI 16.0 / 20.3
SE 1.095
19.9
CI 17.6 / 22.5
SE 1.222


Sexual orientation









Sexual orientation DNC

DNC

DNC

DNC



Gender identity









Gender identity DNC

DNC

DNC

DNC



Marital status (18 years and over)









Divorced or separated 38.8
CI 32.3 / 45.6
SE 3.408
45.3
CI 43.7 / 46.9
SE 0.825
34.3
CI 33.0 / 35.5
SE 0.640
43.6
CI 42.0 / 45.2
SE 0.800


Widowed 52.6
CI 50.6 / 54.6
SE 1.025
49.7
CI 47.7 / 51.7
SE 1.027
34.3
CI 31.9 / 36.7
SE 1.237
33.0
CI 30.6 / 35.4
SE 1.221


Never married 36.8
CI 26.7 / 48.2
SE 5.547
25.8
CI 20.2 / 32.4
SE 3.100
32.2
CI 24.6 / 40.9
SE 4.155
30.2
CI 20.4 / 42.2
SE 5.595


Married 41.2
CI 39.1 / 43.5
SE 1.124
39.7
CI 37.7 / 41.8
SE 1.040
39.4
CI 37.5 / 41.3
SE 0.974
36.9
CI 34.7 / 39.1
SE 1.121


Obesity status (20 years and over)









Obese 38.2
CI 36.5 / 40.0
SE 0.891
37.6
CI 35.9 / 39.3
SE 0.855
36.5
CI 34.8 / 38.1
SE 0.851
35.6
CI 34.0 / 37.2
SE 0.828


Not obese 43.2
CI 41.9 / 44.5
SE 0.651
42.0
CI 40.7 / 43.3
SE 0.664
42.1
CI 40.8 / 43.5
SE 0.700
41.2
CI 39.7 / 42.7
SE 0.748


Footnotes View Footnotes

§ This population group is not age adjusted.

DNC: Data for specific population not collected.

Data are subject to revision and may have changed since a previous release.

Unless noted otherwise, any age-adjusted data are adjusted using the year 2000 standard population.

Data are not available or not collected for populations not shown.

CI: 95% confidence interval.

Low-income children and adolescents receiving preventive dental services in the past year (percent; 2–18 years, ≥ 200 percent of poverty)

2020 Baseline (year): 30.2 (2007)
2020 Target: 33.21
Desired Direction: Increase
Populations 20072 2008 2009 2010  
Total 30.2
CI 27.6 / 32.9
SE 1.336
29.3
CI 27.0 / 31.8
SE 1.202
31.7
CI 29.4 / 34.1
SE 1.181
35.2
CI 32.5 / 37.9
SE 1.351


Sex









Female 30.8
CI 27.6 / 34.2
SE 1.678
30.0
CI 27.3 / 32.9
SE 1.414
31.4
CI 28.8 / 34.1
SE 1.341
36.2
CI 33.2 / 39.4
SE 1.580


Male 29.6
CI 26.7 / 32.7
SE 1.525
28.7
CI 25.8 / 31.7
SE 1.508
32.1
CI 29.2 / 35.0
SE 1.468
34.1
CI 31.1 / 37.3
SE 1.554


Race/Ethnicity









2 or more races 29.0
CI 18.7 / 42.1
SE 6.037
33.5
CI 23.8 / 44.9
SE 5.410
29.0
CI 20.6 / 39.2
SE 4.772
39.4
CI 27.1 / 53.2
SE 6.768


Hispanic or Latino 28.0
CI 24.9 / 31.3
SE 1.648
30.6
CI 26.9 / 34.6
SE 1.957
30.7
CI 27.7 / 33.9
SE 1.582
33.5
CI 29.8 / 37.5
SE 1.958


Not Hispanic or Latino 31.2
CI 27.8 / 34.9
SE 1.787
28.7
CI 26.0 / 31.6
SE 1.412
32.3
CI 29.3 / 35.3
SE 1.513
36.1
CI 32.8 / 39.4
SE 1.679


   Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino 28.1
CI 23.1 / 33.7
SE 2.711
26.8
CI 22.5 / 31.5
SE 2.285
28.8
CI 25.1 / 32.9
SE 1.984
31.9
CI 27.8 / 36.3
SE 2.146


   White only, not Hispanic or Latino 33.1
CI 28.6 / 37.9
SE 2.381
29.5
CI 25.8 / 33.4
SE 1.935
34.1
CI 29.8 / 38.6
SE 2.231
37.9
CI 33.4 / 42.6
SE 2.352


American Indian or Alaska Native only DSU

43.2
CI 25.2 / 63.2
SE 10.125
40.5
CI 23.0 / 60.7
SE 10.053
47.3
CI 33.9 / 61.1
SE 7.081


Black or African American only 28.3
CI 23.3 / 33.7
SE 2.647
27.0
CI 22.8 / 31.6
SE 2.215
29.0
CI 25.3 / 33.0
SE 1.942
31.6
CI 27.6 / 35.8
SE 2.099


Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander only DSU

DSU

DSU

DSU



White only 30.8
CI 27.8 / 33.9
SE 1.555
29.6
CI 26.9 / 32.5
SE 1.419
32.5
CI 29.6 / 35.5
SE 1.486
35.7
CI 32.6 / 38.9
SE 1.593


Asian only 33.1
CI 19.9 / 49.6
SE 7.754
30.5
CI 19.0 / 45.1
SE 6.727
34.6
CI 25.0 / 45.6
SE 5.285
37.5
CI 28.3 / 47.6
SE 4.964


Disability status









People with activity limitations 28.7
CI 17.3 / 43.6
SE 6.803
25.6
CI 16.6 / 37.3
SE 5.288
46.0
CI 33.3 / 59.3
SE 6.762
42.1
CI 26.6 / 59.4
SE 8.629


People without activity limitations 30.2
CI 27.6 / 32.9
SE 1.344
29.4
CI 27.1 / 31.8
SE 1.193
31.4
CI 29.1 / 33.8
SE 1.175
35.0
CI 32.4 / 37.7
SE 1.328


Geographic location









Non-metropolitan 31.1
CI 25.1 / 37.9
SE 3.276
24.0
CI 19.5 / 29.2
SE 2.475
28.9
CI 23.2 / 35.4
SE 3.103
28.6
CI 22.4 / 35.8
SE 3.407


Metropolitan 30.0
CI 27.2 / 32.9
SE 1.449
30.6
CI 27.9 / 33.4
SE 1.377
32.4
CI 30.1 / 34.8
SE 1.197
36.5
CI 33.7 / 39.3
SE 1.429


Health insurance status









Insured 31.7
CI 28.9 / 34.5
SE 1.425
31.3
CI 28.7 / 34.1
SE 1.380
33.5
CI 31.0 / 36.0
SE 1.288
36.7
CI 33.9 / 39.5
SE 1.436


   Private 33.5
CI 28.5 / 38.9
SE 2.658
33.0
CI 28.6 / 37.7
SE 2.328
34.5
CI 30.6 / 38.6
SE 2.023
39.0
CI 33.5 / 44.9
SE 2.910


   Public 30.9
CI 28.0 / 34.1
SE 1.555
30.5
CI 27.5 / 33.8
SE 1.620
33.0
CI 30.2 / 35.9
SE 1.439
35.8
CI 32.6 / 39.1
SE 1.663


Uninsured 17.6
CI 12.2 / 24.7
SE 3.167
11.3
CI 7.5 / 16.7
SE 2.290
11.7
CI 7.3 / 18.4
SE 2.779
17.0
CI 10.9 / 25.6
SE 3.722


Footnotes View Footnotes

1Target has been revised. See Tech Specs for details.

2Baseline has been revised. See Tech Specs for details.

DSU: Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality, or confidentiality.

Data are subject to revision and may have changed since a previous release.

Unless noted otherwise, any age-adjusted data are adjusted using the year 2000 standard population.

Data are not available or not collected for populations not shown.

CI: 95% confidence interval.

School-based health centers with an oral health component that includes dental sealants (percent)

2020 Baseline (year): 24.1 (2007-2008)
2020 Target: 26.5
Desired Direction: Increase
Populations 2007-2008        
Total 24.1









Footnotes View Footnotes

Data are subject to revision and may have changed since a previous release.

Unless noted otherwise, any age-adjusted data are adjusted using the year 2000 standard population.

Data are not available or not collected for populations not shown.

CI: 95% confidence interval.

School-based health centers with an oral health component that includes dental care (percent)

2020 Baseline (year): 10.1 (2007-2008)
2020 Target: 11.1
Desired Direction: Increase
Populations 2007-2008        
Total 10.1









Footnotes View Footnotes

Data are subject to revision and may have changed since a previous release.

Unless noted otherwise, any age-adjusted data are adjusted using the year 2000 standard population.

Data are not available or not collected for populations not shown.

CI: 95% confidence interval.

School-based health centers with an oral health component that includes topical fluoride (percent)

2020 Baseline (year): 29.2 (2007-2008)
2020 Target: 32.1
Desired Direction: Increase
Populations 2007-2008        
Total 29.2









Footnotes View Footnotes

Data are subject to revision and may have changed since a previous release.

Unless noted otherwise, any age-adjusted data are adjusted using the year 2000 standard population.

Data are not available or not collected for populations not shown.

CI: 95% confidence interval.

Federally Qualified Health Centers with an oral health care program

2020 Baseline (year): 75.0 (2007)
2020 Target: 83.0
Desired Direction: Increase
Populations 2007        
Total 75.0









Footnotes View Footnotes

Data are subject to revision and may have changed since a previous release.

Unless noted otherwise, any age-adjusted data are adjusted using the year 2000 standard population.

Data are not available or not collected for populations not shown.

CI: 95% confidence interval.

Local health departments with oral health prevention or care programs (percent)

2020 Baseline (year): 25.8 (2008)
2020 Target: 28.4
Desired Direction: Increase
Populations 2008        
Total 25.8









Footnotes View Footnotes

Data are subject to revision and may have changed since a previous release.

Unless noted otherwise, any age-adjusted data are adjusted using the year 2000 standard population.

Data are not available or not collected for populations not shown.

CI: 95% confidence interval.

Patients at Federally Qualitied Health Centers receiving dental services (percent)

2020 Baseline (year): 17.5 (2007)
2020 Target: 33.3
Desired Direction: Increase
Populations 2007        
Total 17.5









Footnotes View Footnotes

Data are subject to revision and may have changed since a previous release.

Unless noted otherwise, any age-adjusted data are adjusted using the year 2000 standard population.

Data are not available or not collected for populations not shown.

CI: 95% confidence interval.

Children receiving dental sealants on primary molar teeth (percent, 3–5 years)

2020 Baseline (year): 1.4 (1999-2004)
2020 Target: 1.5
Desired Direction: Increase
Populations 1999-2004 2009-2010      
Total 1.4
CI 0.6 / 2.1
SE 0.358
DSU







Sex









Male DSU

DSU







Female DSU

DSU







Race/Ethnicity









Hispanic or Latino DSU

DSU







   Mexican American DSU

DSU







Not Hispanic or Latino ---

---







   White only, not Hispanic or Latino DSU

DSU







   Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino DSU

DSU







Family income (percent Federal Poverty Level)









200-399 DSU

DSU







500+ DSU

DSU







<100 DSU

DSU







100-199 DSU

DSU







400-499 DSU

DSU







Country of birth









Outside US DSU

DSU







US 1.3
CI 0.6 / 2.1
SE 0.360
DSU







Health insurance status









Insured 1.4
CI 0.6 / 2.1
SE 0.381
DSU







   Private DSU

DSU







   Public DSU

DSU







Uninsured DSU

DSU







Footnotes View Footnotes

DSU: Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality, or confidentiality.

---: Data are not available.

Data are subject to revision and may have changed since a previous release.

Unless noted otherwise, any age-adjusted data are adjusted using the year 2000 standard population.

Data are not available or not collected for populations not shown.

CI: 95% confidence interval.

Children receiving dental sealants on permanent first molar teeth (percent, 6–9 years)

2020 Baseline (year): 25.5 (1999-2004)
2020 Target: 28.1
Desired Direction: Increase
Populations 1999-2004 2009-2010      
Total 25.5
CI 21.8 / 29.2
SE 1.834
32.1
CI 28.1 / 36.5
SE 1.992






Sex









Male 24.4
CI 19.7 / 29.2
SE 2.352
27.2
CI 21.1 / 34.2
SE 3.102






Female 26.6
CI 22.1 / 31.0
SE 2.196
37.8
CI 31.3 / 44.7
SE 3.162






Race/Ethnicity









Not Hispanic or Latino ---

---







   White only, not Hispanic or Latino 30.1
CI 24.6 / 35.7
SE 2.730
35.5
CI 28.7 / 42.9
SE 3.379






   Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino 18.4
CI 14.2 / 22.5
SE 2.044
27.3
CI 21.2 / 34.3
SE 3.087






Hispanic or Latino DSU

DSU







   Mexican American 21.0
CI 16.2 / 25.8
SE 2.344
26.2
CI 18.4 / 35.7
SE 4.082






Family income (percent Federal Poverty Level)









400-499 43.9
CI 29.2 / 58.6
SE 6.694
38.3
CI 24.2 / 54.7
SE 7.404






100-199 17.4
CI 12.8 / 21.9
SE 2.234
26.5
CI 20.9 / 32.9
SE 2.851






<100 17.4
CI 9.6 / 25.2
SE 3.879
26.9
CI 21.3 / 33.5
SE 2.901






500+ 32.3
CI 22.0 / 42.5
SE 4.932
35.9
CI 27.7 / 44.9
SE 4.090






200-399 33.9
CI 27.7 / 40.1
SE 3.059
38.4
CI 28.6 / 49.3
SE 4.937






Country of birth









Outside US DSU

45.6
CI 30.9 / 61.0
SE 7.316






US 26.1
CI 22.3 / 29.9
SE 1.893
31.4
CI 27.4 / 35.8
SE 1.976






Health insurance status









Uninsured 11.8
CI 6.9 / 16.7
SE 2.420
27.5
CI 17.9 / 39.8
SE 5.222






Insured 27.9
CI 23.9 / 31.8
SE 1.972
32.5
CI 28.4 / 37.0
SE 2.023






   Private 31.3
CI 27.3 / 35.3
SE 2.002
34.6
CI 29.7 / 39.8
SE 2.401






   Public 20.2
CI 12.6 / 27.9
SE 3.801
29.3
CI 23.5 / 36.0
SE 2.963






Footnotes View Footnotes

DSU: Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality, or confidentiality.

---: Data are not available.

Data are subject to revision and may have changed since a previous release.

Unless noted otherwise, any age-adjusted data are adjusted using the year 2000 standard population.

Data are not available or not collected for populations not shown.

CI: 95% confidence interval.

Adolescents receiving dental sealants on their first and second permanent molars (percent, 13–15 years)

2020 Baseline (year): 19.9 (1999-2004)
2020 Target: 21.9
Desired Direction: Increase
Populations 1999-2004 2009-2010      
Total 19.9
CI 16.2 / 23.6
SE 1.833
50.5
CI 43.9 / 57.0
SE 3.117






Sex









Male 19.4
CI 15.0 / 23.8
SE 2.197
44.8
CI 37.8 / 51.9
SE 3.342






Female 20.5
CI 16.1 / 24.8
SE 2.158
56.9
CI 44.6 / 68.4
SE 5.722






Race/Ethnicity









Not Hispanic or Latino ---

---







   Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino 11.3
CI 7.8 / 14.8
SE 1.725
32.2
CI 24.4 / 41.1
SE 3.987






   White only, not Hispanic or Latino 23.9
CI 18.8 / 29.0
SE 2.531
56.0
CI 46.3 / 65.3
SE 4.531






Hispanic or Latino DSU

DSU







   Mexican American 14.9
CI 11.1 / 18.7
SE 1.867
42.8
CI 34.2 / 51.9
SE 4.203






Family income (percent Federal Poverty Level)









<100 15.2
CI 9.5 / 20.8
SE 2.819
39.9
CI 27.8 / 53.3
SE 6.133






400-499 25.2
CI 16.7 / 33.7
SE 4.176
DSU







500+ 32.3
CI 22.8 / 41.7
SE 4.615
63.5
CI 43.5 / 79.7
SE 8.903






100-199 15.0
CI 10.5 / 19.4
SE 2.207
48.2
CI 34.0 / 62.6
SE 6.926






200-399 20.1
CI 14.9 / 25.2
SE 2.570
47.3
CI 30.9 / 64.4
SE 8.231






Country of birth









US 20.4
CI 16.3 / 24.4
SE 2.009
51.3
CI 44.5 / 58.0
SE 3.200






Outside US 14.8
CI 5.9 / 23.8
SE 4.366
40.5
CI 19.9 / 65.0
SE 11.419






Health insurance status









Insured 21.0
CI 16.9 / 25.1
SE 2.037
51.2
CI 44.4 / 57.9
SE 3.217






   Private 23.0
CI 18.6 / 27.5
SE 2.205
54.4
CI 44.7 / 63.7
SE 4.544






   Public 15.6
CI 9.9 / 21.2
SE 2.820
45.1
CI 36.9 / 53.7
SE 3.995






Uninsured 12.8
CI 7.1 / 18.5
SE 2.814
44.3
CI 27.0 / 63.2
SE 8.933






Footnotes View Footnotes

DSU: Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality, or confidentiality.

---: Data are not available.

Data are subject to revision and may have changed since a previous release.

Unless noted otherwise, any age-adjusted data are adjusted using the year 2000 standard population.

Data are not available or not collected for populations not shown.

CI: 95% confidence interval.

Population served by community water systems with optimally fluoridated water (percent)

2020 Baseline (year): 72.4 (2008)
2020 Target: 79.6
Desired Direction: Increase
Populations 2008        
Total 72.4









Footnotes View Footnotes

Data are subject to revision and may have changed since a previous release.

Unless noted otherwise, any age-adjusted data are adjusted using the year 2000 standard population.

Data are not available or not collected for populations not shown.

CI: 95% confidence interval.

Oral and craniofacial State-based surveillance systems (number of States and D.C.)

2020 Baseline (year): 32 (2009)
2020 Target: 51
Desired Direction: Increase
Populations 2009        
Total 32









Footnotes View Footnotes

Data are subject to revision and may have changed since a previous release.

Unless noted otherwise, any age-adjusted data are adjusted using the year 2000 standard population.

Data are not available or not collected for populations not shown.

CI: 95% confidence interval.

State and local dental programs directed by public health dental professionals (percent of jurisdictions, population ≥ 250,000)

2020 Baseline (year): 23.4 (2008)
2020 Target: 25.7
Desired Direction: Increase
Populations 2008        
Total 23.4









Footnotes View Footnotes

Data are subject to revision and may have changed since a previous release.

Unless noted otherwise, any age-adjusted data are adjusted using the year 2000 standard population.

Data are not available or not collected for populations not shown.

CI: 95% confidence interval.

Indian Health Service and Tribal dental programs directed by public health dental professionals (percent of jurisdictions, population ≥ 30,000)

2020 Baseline (year): 11 (2010)
2020 Target: 12
Desired Direction: Increase
Populations 2010        
Total 11









Footnotes View Footnotes

Data are subject to revision and may have changed since a previous release.

Unless noted otherwise, any age-adjusted data are adjusted using the year 2000 standard population.

Data are not available or not collected for populations not shown.

CI: 95% confidence interval.