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Australia National Survey of Adult Oral Health 2004-2006

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General Info
Geography 
Australia (AUS)
Coverage type 
Country
Time period covered 
07/2004 - 09/2006
Data type
Survey:
  • Cross-sectional
  • Exam
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative
  • Subnationally representative
Summary 

The purpose of this survey was to assess oral health and dental health habits in persons aged 15-97 years. The data were collected through computer-aided phone interviews and dental exams. Phone interview participants who stated having some natural teeth were then asked to have an exam with a local dentist trained in a standardized exam procedure for this survey. The survey sample included 14,123 interviews and 5,505 dental exams. The sample contained persons from all states and territories in Australia.

Citation
Suggested citation 
Australian Institute of Health and Welfare, University of Adelaide. Australia National Survey of Adult Oral Health 2004-2006.
Other ID type 
ISSN
Other ID 
1321–0254
Other ID type 2 
ISBN
Other ID 2 
978-1-74024-654-5