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1

What proportion of the community has a dental visit?

43.6%

2

What are the most common procedures people receive?

Diagnostic (85.8%)
Preventative (79.3%)
Restorative (22.2%)
Prosthetic (13.8%)
Oral Surgery (10.9%)

3

What are the top dental providers people visit?

General Dentists (82%)
Orthodontist (13%)

4

How are visits distributed across age?

Pretty evenly but 45-64 and under 21 are the highest

5

How are visits distributed by race?

White non-Hispanic
Other
Black
Hispanic

6

How are dental visits distributed by income?

High Income
Middle Income
Low Income
Poor

7

How are dental visits distributed by education?

College Graduate
High School Graduate
Some or no school

8

What proportion of the community has dental coverage?

Private dental coverage - 53.9%
No dental coverage - 34.6%
Public coverage only - 11.5%

9

True or False? More of the 65 and older population don't have dental coverage compared to other age groups.

True

10

How is dental coverage distributed across the population by race?

pretty evenly except Hispanics with highest amount of non-covered individuals

11

How is dental coverage distributed across the population by education?

College graduates have the least amount of non-covered individuals

12

How has the percentage of people with dental coverage changed from 1996 to 2004?

No significant changes

13

How has the percentage of people with dental coverage changed from 1996 to 2004 by age?

Birth-20 years old with public dental coverage only has increased and those with no dental coverage have decreased

14

What is the PPACA?

Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act

15

What is the significance of PPACA?

dental coverage for children