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Title:
   Dental Coverage of Children and Young Adults under Age 21, United States, 1996 and 2006
Product type:
   Statistical Brief 221
MEPS component:
   Household Component
Publication date:
   September 15, 2008
Description:
   This Statistical Brief represents data from the 1996 and 2006 Household Component of the Medical Expenditure Panel Survey (MEPS) on dental use and dental coverage for the U.S civilian noninstitutionalized (community) population. Data are presented on the reported prevalence of dental coverage and the relationship of dental coverage to use for children and young adults ages birth to 20 years.
Author(s):
   Richard Manski, Erwin Brown, Jr.
Agency:
   Rockville (MD): Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
Source:
   Web only
MEPS Topics:
   Preventive Care, Dental Visits/Use/Events and Expenditures
PDF link:
   data_files/publications/st221/stat221.pdf (192 KB)
HTML link:
   data_files/publications/st221/stat221.shtml
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