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HEALTH RESOURCES - Dentists
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Hawai'i ranks well above the nation with 80 dentists per 1,000 population compared to 62 dentists per 1,000 population nationally.1 Hawaii's dentist population in concentrated on Oahu (84 per 1,000 population).  Hawaii's rural counties have far fewer dentists per capita     (56 per 1,000 population). Hawai'i, Kaua'i, and Maui Counties are each designated Dental Health Professional Shortage Areas by the Health Resource and Service Administration (HRSA).

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Source: Hawai`i State Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs, Professional and Vocational Licensing Branch, Records.
Note: Count as of first March following license renewal deadline. License data do not reflect employment status.