Codes and Frequencies
For sample children ages 2-17 who have not seen the dentist in at least 12 months, DENOAGE indicates whether the child being too young was given as a reason for not seeking care.
This variable is part of the Dental Care supplement. For related variables and more information about this supplement, please use the IPUMS NHIS search function and drop-down menus, or see DENTINT.
- 1999: Sample children age 2 to 17 who have not seen the dentist in the past 12 months or have never gone to the dentist.
- No weights are available for this variable. Please refer to DENOAGE for more information.