Codes and Frequencies
For all persons who have false teeth (FALSTTH), FALSRFIT indicates whether the person's false teeth need refitting.
This variable is part of the Dental Care Supplement and is first available in 1971. For related variables and more information about this supplement, please use the IPUMS NHIS search function and drop-down menus.
- 1971: Persons with no teeth who have false teeth and who do not need new false teeth.
- 1983: Persons age 2+ who had lost all their teeth, had false teeth, and did not need new false teeth.
- 1971, 1983
- 1971, 1983 : PERWEIGHT