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2003 National Healthcare Quality Report

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Percent of children age 2 -17 who report dental visit in last year.

Measure Source

Healthy People 2010, measure 21-10.


1.63 Percent of children age 2 -17 with a dental visit in the past year, United States, 2000.

Data Source

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


U.S. population: children, age 2 -17.


Number of children, age 2 -17, who had a dental visit in the past 12 months or for whom a dental visit in the past 12 months was reported.

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