An online summary describing data on oral health, oral health behaviour, oral health-related hospitalisations, cost of dental care and the dental workforce.

  • Cat. no: WEB 104
Findings from this report:
  • 1 in 7 people aged 15 and over had toothache in the last year

  • Dental workforce: There were about 3 oral health therapists and 5 dental prosthetists per 100,000 people

  • Dental workforce: There were about 57 dentists, 4 dental therapists, 5 dental hygienists per 100,000 people

  • 2 in 3 people aged 5 and older visited a dentist in the past year