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Table 1 Numbers and distribution (%) of adults (> 17 years), total and by age group (18–39 years, 40–64 years and 65+ years) treated in the five PDS units, and numbers of treatment measures by treatment category provided for them by year and totally during 2001–2013 as well as the change between 2001 and 2013 (%)

From: Adults’ dental treatment in 2001–2013 in Finnish public dental service

Year2001200220032004200520062007200820092010201120122013Sum (%)Change from 2001 to 2013
Patients, all and number in the category             Total number of different individuals in age category during the 13 years. 
All (N)37,37737,86238,56639,31343,41448,68946,33147,54055,07457,02158,61264,81667,834203,61981,5
18-39 year olds(%)25,463 (68%)23,138 (61%)21,130 (55%)19,836 (50%)20,559 (47%)21,979 (45%)19,925 (43%)20,160 (42%)22,374 (41%)23,020 (40%)23,038 (39%)25,745 (40%)27,113 (40%)119,549 (58.7%)6,5
40-64 year olds(%)9,760 (26%)12,291 (32%)14,054 (36%)15,290 (39%)17,554 (40%)19,778 (41%)19,387 (42%)20,117 (42%)23,719 (43%)24,448 (43%)25,055 (43%)26,929 (42%)27,666 (41%)76,399 (37.5%)183,5
65+ year olds(%)2,154 (6%)2,433 (6%)3,382 (9%)4,187 (11%)5,301 (12%)6,932 (14%)7,019 (15%)7,263 (15%)8,981(%)169,553 (17%)10,519 (18%)12,142 (18%)13,055 (19%)32,134 (15.8%)506,1
Examined (per cent of patients)
 18-39 year olds(%)17,340 (68%)14,600 (63%)12,032 (57%)10,146 (51%)11,614 (56%)11,043 (50%)8,005 (40%)9,162 (45%)9,403 (42%)10,141 (44%)9,933 (43%)11,597 (45%)11,131 (41%)85,997 (71.9%)-35,8
 40-64 year olds(%)5,479 (58%)6,634 (54%)7,139 (52%)6,850 (45%)8,886 (51%)9,141 (46%)7,114 (37%)8,451 (42%)9,271 (39%)9,580 (39%)9,821 (39%)11,064 (41%)10,951 (39%)51,570 (67.5%)99,9
 65+ year olds(%)1,071 (50%)1,184 (49%)1,829 (54%)1,807 (43%)2,300 (43%)2,648 (38%)2,251 (32%)2,810 (39%)3,517 (39%)3,932 (41%)4,508 (42%)5,746 (47%)6,213 (48%)20,278 (63.1%)480,1
In need of basic treatment (per cent of the examined)
 18-39 year olds(%)13,070 (75%)11,004 (75%)9,211 (77%)7,718 (76%)8,849 (76%)8,664 (78%)5,755 (72%)6,735 (74%)7,316 (78%)6,122 (60%)6,311 (64%)7,664 (66%)7,550 (68%)69,127 (80.4%)-42,2
 40-64 year olds(%)4,066 (74%)4,795 (72%)5,149 (72%)5,125 (74%)6,609 (74%)7,248 (79%)5,233 (74%)6,386 (76%)7,579 (82%)6,911 (72%)6,656 (68%)7,888 (71%)7,675 (70%)44,154 (85.6%)88,8
 65+ year olds(%)659 (61%)764 (64%)1,225 (67%)1,167 (64%)1,499 (65%)1,889 (71%)1,425 (63%)1,834 (65%)2,530 (72%)2,326 (59%)2,557 (57%)3,144 (55%)3,401 (55%)13,845 (68.3%)416,1
Treatment measures
 All treatment measures201,917221,462233,725237,779250,353284,304265,837297,112345,381387,322436,959458,208478,6914,099,050137,1
 18-39 year olds(%)132,597 (66%)128,111 (58%)120,310 (51%)115,446 (49%)115,012 (46%)124,000 (44%)109,858 (41%)120,402 (41%)131,943 (38%)146,684 (38%)161,760 (37%)172,403 (38%)183,847 (38%)1,762,373 (43.0%)38,7
 40-64 year olds(%)56,671 (28%)79,040 (36%)91,625 (39%)98,086 (41%)107,162 (43%)124,392 (44%)119,662 (45%)134,113 (45%)159,421 (46%)178,897 (46%)198,574 (45%)203,350 (44%)207,366 (43%)1,758,359 (42.9%)265,9
 65+ year olds(%)12,649 (6%)14,311 (6%)2,1790 (9%)24,247 (10%)28,179 (11%)35,912 (13%)36,317 (14%)42,597 (14%)54,017 (16%)61,741 (16%)76,625 (18%)82,455 (18%)87,478 (18%)578,318 (14.1%)591,6
 Restorative treatment56,817 (28%)59,586 (27%)60,288 (26%)59,330 (25%)60,727 (24%)68,205 (24%)65,715 (25%)71,131 (24%)79,672 (23%)88,148 (23%)101,838 (23%)100,420 (22%)96,895 (20%)968,772 (23.6%)70,5
 Examinations34,293 (17%)33,781 (15%)35,020 (15%)34,930 (15%)37,308 (15%)42,906 (15%)41,912 (16%)48,476 (16%)55,464 (16%)64,488 (17%)73,170 (17%)76,494 (17%)80,152 (17%)658,394 (16.1%)133,7
 Radiology20,466 (10%)25,255 (11%)26,908 (12%)27,726 (12%)33,392 (13%)37,074 (13%)31,604 (12%)39,537 (13%)46,451 (13%)49,706 (13%)59,414 (14%)60,836 (13%)71,506 (15%)529,875 (12.9%)249,4
 Anaesthesia25,533 (13%)27,214 (12%)28,183 (12%)29,907 (13%)30,279 (12%)35,020 (12%)34,361 (13%)37,917 (13%)43,133 (12%)49,406 (13%)56,739 (13%)59,802 (13%)63,675 (13%)521,169 (12.7%)149,4
 Emergency treatment9,655 (5%)17,003 (8%)22,804 (10%)23,959(%)1025,348 (10%)27,199 (10%)24,253 (9%)25,197 (8%)30,004 (9%)33,534 (9%)33,528 (8%)37,268 (8%)38,477 (8%)348,229 (8.5%)298,5
 Periodontics18,450 (9%)18,902 (9%)20,338 (9%)19,953 (8%)20,753 (8%)23,141 (8%)20,632 (8%)20,463 (7%)23,649 (7%)29,404 (6%)31,253 (7%)35,554 (8%)36,409 (8%)318,901 (7.8%)97,3
 Endodontics9,454 (5%)9,620 (4%)10,796 (5%)12,191 (5%)12,740 (5%)14,758 (5%)15,718 (6%)17,596 (6%)19,787 (6%)22,218 (6%)24,426 (6%)23,957 (5%)24,523 (5%)217,784 (5.3%)159,4
 Oral surgery7,730 (4%)8,114 (4%)8,929 (4%)9,504 (4%)9,152 (4%)10,821 (4%)10,721 (4%)11,418 (4%)14,130 (4%)15,908 (4%)17,544 (4%)19,169 (4%)21,427 (4%)164,567 (4.0%)177,2
 Preventive care11,720 (6%)15,088 (7%)13,697 (6%)13,384 (6%)13,315 (5%)12,109 (4%)10,208 (4%)10,874 (4%)10,047 (3%)11,943 (3%)13,362 (3%)13,993 (3%)11,143 (2%)160,883 (3.9%)-4,9
 Other treatment2,346 (1%)2,233 (1%)2,870 (1%)3,214 (1%)3,546 (1%)8,666 (3%)6,156 (2%)9,457 (3%)17,274 (5%)16,207 (4%)18,311 (4%)22,647 (4%)26,290 (5%)139,217 (3.4%)1020,6
 Prosthetics3,341 (2%)2,771 (1%)2,226(<1%)1,995(<1%)2,025(<1%)2,350(<1%)2,201(<1%)2,395(<1%)2,949(<1%)3,384(<1%)3,892(<1%)4,121(<1%)3,839(<1%)37,489(<1%)14,9
 Treatment of TMJ disorders1,083(<1%)1,085(<1%)1,140(<1%)1,290(<1%)1,431(<1%)1,668(<1%)1,910(<1%)2,141(<1%)2,201(<1%)2,328(<1%)2,781(<1%)3,074(<1%)3,320(<1%)25,452(<1%)206,6
 Orthodontics1,029(<1%)810(<1%)526(<1%)396(<1%)337(<1%)387(<1%)446(<1%)510(<1%)620(<1%)648(<1%)701(<1%)873(<1%)1035(<1%)8,318(<1%)0,6