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Title:
   Dental Expenditures in the 10 Largest States, 2010
Product type:
   Statistical Brief 415
MEPS component:
   Household Component
Publication date:
   June 28, 2013
Description:
   In 2010, compared to overall expenditures, a higher percentage of dental expenditures was paid out of pocket (47.5 percent for dental versus 14.2 percent overall) and a lower percentage was paid by Medicaid (5.8 versus 10.4 percent). Dental and overall expenditures were similar in the percentage paid by private insurance (43.1 versus 40.1 percent).
Author(s):
   Frederick Rohde, MA
Agency:
   Rockville (MD): Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
Source:
   Web Only
MEPS Topics:
   Dental Visits/Use/Events and Expenditures, Health Care Costs/Expenditures, Medical Expenditures, State and Metro Area Estimates
PDF link:
   data_files/publications/st415/stat415.pdf (367 KB)
HTML link:
   data_files/publications/st415/stat415.shtml
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