Table of contents

  • Preliminary material
    • Title and verso pages
    • Contents
    • Acknowledgments
    • Abbreviations
    • Places
    • Symbols
    • Summary
      • Oral health status of Australian children
      • Conclusions
  • Body section
    • 1 Introduction
      • What is dental decay (caries)?
      • Classifying the extent of decay
      • Risk factors for dental decay
      • Dental decay prevention
      • Measuring dental decay
      • Data used in this report
    • 2 The dental health of Australia’s children
      • Children’s dental health
        • Deciduous teeth
        • Permanent teeth
        • All teeth
      • Dental decay by state and territory
        • 5 to 6 year old dmft by state and territory
        • 12 year old DMFT by state and territory
        • Dental caries experience of combined deciduous and permanent teeth by state and territory
      • Fissure sealants
    • 3 Trends
      • National
      • States and territories
        • New South Wales
        • Victoria
        • Queensland
        • Western Australia
        • South Australia
        • Tasmania
        • Australian Capital Territory
        • Northern Territory
  • End matter
    • Appendix: Description of survey methods
      • Source of subjects
      • Sampling
      • Survey methodology and data items
      • Weighting of data and data analysis
      • Number in sample
      • CDHS 2007 trend methodology
    • References
    • List of tables
    • List of figures