Table of contents

  • Summary
    • Is the NTRAI Oral Health Program meeting its benchmarks?
    • How many decayed, missing or filled teeth?
    • Almost 9 in 10 Indigenous 6–9 year olds had tooth decay
    • How many children received services?
  • 1. Introduction
    • Oral health in the Northern Territory
    • Australian Government oral health programs in the Northern Territory
    • About this report
  • 2. Dental service delivery
    • What services are provided?
    • How many children had preventive services?
    • Consent rates
    • Full-mouth fluoride varnish
    • Fissure sealants
    • How many children had clinical services?
    • What services were provided?
    • How are services delivered?
  • 3. Oral health status
    • Decayed, missing and filled teeth
    • How do children in the NTRAI OHP compare with other Australian children?
    • Significant Caries Index
    • Changes in tooth decay over time
    • Changes over time and differences across CHCI(CtG) and NTRAI OHP
  • 4. Progress against benchmarks
    • Service delivery targets
    • Health outcome targets
  • Appendix A: About the Northern Territory Remote Aboriginal Investment Oral Health Program data collection
    • Data collection, management and reporting
    • History of the program
  • Appendix B: Data Quality Statement
    • SFNT/NTRAI OHP dental data collection summary
  • Acknowledgments
  • Abbreviations
  • Symbols
  • Glossary
  • References
  • List of tables
  • List of figures
  • Related publications