Chartbook: Trends in Rural Children's Oral Health and Access to Care
Findings brief discussing oral health disparities between urban and rural children in 2003, 2007, and 2011-2012. Features statistics including poverty status, health insurance coverage, percentage of children having a recent preventive dental visit, and condition of teeth, with breakdowns by race or ethnicity and urban, large rural, or small rural status.
Amy B. Martin, Janice C. Probst, Karen M. Jones
Rural and Minority Health Research Center
Access · Children and youth · Health disparities · Oral health · Rural-urban differences · Statistics and data