Dataset

Children's tooth decay (at age 5)

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Mean number of teeth per child sampled which were either actively decayed or had been filled or extracted.

Source: BASCD (British Association for the Study of Community Dentistry)

Publisher: Association of Public Health Observatories (APHO)

Geographies: Local Authority District (LAD), County/Unitary Authority, Government Office Region (GOR), National

Geographic coverage: England

Time coverage: 2005/06

Type of data: Survey data

Update frequency: Annually
Import source: DATA4NR-data4nr-export-13-01-2010.csv
External reference: DATA4NR-1347
National statistic: no
Geographic coverage: 100000: England
Update frequency: Annually
Temporal coverage from: 2005
Precision: Data was only available at PCT level, and had to be apportioned to Local Authorities. This process can only be approximate where PCTs are not completely contained within Local Authorities. Positive/ negative consent issue may cause bias. Confidence intervals apply
Source: BASCD (British Association for the Study of Community Dentistry)
Temporal coverage to: 2006