For persons eligible for the Access to Care supplement who were unable obtain dental care, tests, or treatments they or a dentist believed necessary, UNMTNDDTPB indicates how much of a problem it was to forgo needed dental care in the past 12 months. UNMTNDDTPB is collected as part of the Access to Care supplement, which gathers information on usual source of care for all family members, characteristics of usual source of care health providers, and barriers family members have faced in obtaining needed health care.
Codes and Frequencies
ComparabilityThe comparability of this variable over time has not yet been assessed.
- 2002-2013 : PERWEIGHT