Our one-stop-shop for global oral health data!
The FDI Data Hub is an easy-to-use, one-stop-shop for global oral health data. It provides FDI members and policy makers with the tools
to support and promote advocacy for the dental profession. As recognized by the United Nations, oral diseases pose a major health burden
for many countries, share common risk factors and can benefit from common responses to non-communicable diseases (NCDs). Therefore, the FDI
Data Hub includes the use of NCD risk factors together with oral health indicators.
The data used herein is publicly available and has been collated from international sources including the World Health Organization, WHO
Collaborative Centers in Niigata and
World Bank and
Tremendous efforts have been made by many organizations
around the world to collect data on oral health. Yet, significant gaps remain due to a lack of regular country-by-country updates – highlighting
the crucial need to remedy the dearth of data in the field of oral health and oral diseases.
Thus, the FDI Data Hub has two aims:
FDI recognizes the urgency of addressing these limitations and, with this in mind, welcomes the opportunity of collaborating with National
Dental Associations and other global health organizations.
- To present all available oral health data, and
- To clearly indicate what data are missing and where
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If you have any comments or relevant data to be included, FDI would like to hear from you! Please contact