|Super Smile Savers Program – Harris County / Houston level data||Data on school children oral health in Houston Schools.||Tooth decay
(open data not available to list the exact variable list).
|Texas Oral Health Surveillance System (TOHSS)||county level data on fluoridation levels in Texas.||Fluoridation level of water by county|
|ROHDEO – Repository of oral health data evaluation and outcomes||Basic Screening Survey (BSS) data on preschool children, school-age children, and adults.
Data modules : demographic data (county, gender, race/ethnicity, etc.) and data on access to dental care (last dental visit, dental insurance status, etc.)
Current data available: Dental health professional shortage area by county, untreated decay by county stratified by age.
Upcoming data: Oral health workforce
|Variables of the data module mentioned in “Description.”|
|Texas Oral Health Coalition||They do not have a data source, but their website has a report card on Texas Oral Health statistics, which has a summary of oral health variables.|
|Kaiser Family Foundation||They do not have a data source, but their website has a report card on Texas Oral Health statistics, which has a summary of oral health variables.
The website has state-level information on
Demographics and the Economy
|Texas Health Institute||The website has a report and the report has sources of variables relating to oral health.
County level data sources:
oral cleft palate rate – https://www.dshs.texas.gov/birthdefects/
From source https://www.dshs.texas.gov/chs/hprc/health.shtm
Population enrolled in Medicaid (Dental) & CHIP – https://hhs.texas.gov/about-hhs/records-statistics/data-statistics/healthcare-statistics
Available for all states through BRFSS.
|more than one year since they have seen a dentist|
available for all states through BRFSS.
|Number of permanent teeth extracted|
|ADA||The data is available through ADA health policy institute||Adults with Private Dental
|ADA||The data is available through ADA health policy institute||Children with Private Dental
|ADA||The data is available through ADA health policy institute||Children with Medicaid Coverage|
|ADA||The data is available through ADA health policy institute||Percentage of Population on Community Water Systems
Receiving Fluoridated Water
|ADA||The data is available through ADA health policy institute||Number of Dentists
per 100,000 Population
|ADA||The data is available through ADA health policy institute||Percentage of Dentists Participating in
Medicaid for Child Dental Services
Risk Assessment and Monitoring System, 2011
|dental visits during pregnancy|
|Dental Health Professional Shortage Areas and Safety Nets 2016||Dental Health Professional Shortage Areas and Safety Nets|