Codes and Frequencies
For all persons, DENTEXTR reports the number of visits in the past two weeks for a tooth extraction. In quarters 1 and 2 of 1971, DENTEXTR also includes visits for other oral surgery.
This variable was included as part of the Dental Care supplement. Information on visits for extractions is available in 1983 in DENTPULL; DENTSURG reports the number of visits for other oral surgery in 1971 quarters 3-4 and 1983. For related variables or more information about this supplement, please use the IPUMS NHIS search function and drop-down menus or see DEN2WNO.
- 1971: All persons.
- 1971 : PERWEIGHT