Baseline: 43.3 percent of children, adolescents, and adults used the oral health care system in 2016 (age adjusted to the year 2000 standard population)
Number of persons aged 2 years and over who report having had a dental visit in the past 12 months.
Number of persons aged 2 years and over.
Minimal statistical significance
Target-setting method details
Minimal statistical significance, assuming the same standard error for the target as for the baseline.
Target-setting method justification
Trend data were not available for this objective. The standard error was used to calculate a target based on minimal statistical significance, assuming the same standard error for the target as for the baseline. This method was used because it was a statistically significant improvement from the baseline.
Comparable HP2020 objective
Retained, which includes core objectives that are continuing from HP2020 with no change in measurement.