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New Zealand Oral Health Survey 2009

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General Info
Geography 
Coverage type 
Country
Time period covered 
02/2009 - 12/2009
Data type
Survey:
  • Cross-sectional
  • Exam
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative
Summary 

The 2009 New Zealand Oral Health Survey is the first nationwide survey to collect information on the oral health status of New Zealand adults and children in 21 years. The survey was carried out from February to December 2009, and consisted of face-to-face interviews and dental examinations. Overall, 4906 New Zealanders aged 2 years and over participated in the survey interview, with 3196 respondents completing a dental examination.

Citation
Suggested citation 
Accident Compensation Corporation (New Zealand), CBG Health Research Ltd., Defence Dental Services of the New Zealand Defence Force, Ministry of Health (New Zealand), New Zealand Dental Association. New Zealand Oral Health Survey 2009.