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Hours of work or school missed because emergency dental care, past 6 mo

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For sample adults and sample children age 5-17 who had seen a dentist in the past 6 months, DENHREMER6M indicates how many hours of school or work the child missed due to emergency dental care. Emergency dental care was defined as seeing a dentist within 24 hours or as soon as was possible.


This variable has no comparability issues.


  • 2008: Sample adults age 18+ and sample children 5-17 who have seen a dentist in the past 6 months.


  • 2008