Despite major improvements in oral health for the population as a whole, oral health disparities exist for many racial and ethnic groups, by socioeconomic status, gender, age and geographic location.
In these charts, we see that non-hispanic whites, non-hispanic black, non-hispanic asians, and hispanic youth aged 2 to 19 suffer cavities…
In adults, also see the disparities among these same populations compared to non-hispanic whites, those with lower incomes, and those with less than a high school education.
Figure 1: https://www.cdc.gov/nchs/products/databriefs/db307.htm
Figure 2: https://www.cdc.gov/oralhealth/infographics/untreated-cavities-adults-tabs.html