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National Healthcare Disparities Report, 2005

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Children 2–17 who had a dental visit in the past year.

Measure Source

Healthy People 2010, measure 21-10.


85 Children age 2–17 with a dental visit in the past year, United States, 2002, by

  • Race
  • Ethnicity
  • Family income

Data Source

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Center for Financing, Access and Cost Trends, Medical Expenditure Panel Survey (MEPS).


U.S. civilian noninstitutionalized population: children age 2 –17.


Number of children age 2 –17 who had a dental visit in 2001.



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