What was the main reason you did not receive the dental care you needed?

Response Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error 95% Confidence Limit
Lower Upper
Fear, apprehension, nervousness, pain, dislike going 55 4.2 0.6 2.9 5.5
Could not afford / cost / too expensive 797 74.9 1.6 71.7 78.0
Dentist would not accept my insurance, including Medicaid 50 5.3 0.9 3.5 7.1
Do not have/know a dentist 17 1.3 0.4 0.6 2.1
Lack transportation / too far away 18 1.0 0.3 0.5 1.6
Hours are not convenient 45 5.1 0.9 3.4 6.8
Do not have time 6 0.8 0.4 0.1 1.5
Other ailments prevent dental care 19 1.3 0.4 0.6 2.0
Could not get into dentist/clinic 1 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.3
Outside issues preventing obtaining treatment 28 3.1 0.7 1.7 4.5
Other 16 1.4 0.4 0.7 2.1
Dentist refused/unable to provide treatment 2 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.1
Did not need/want to go 14 1.2 0.4 0.5 1.9
Did not like/was not satisfied with dentist 3 0.2 0.1 0.0 0.4

Among respondents who needed dental care during the past 12 months
but did not get it, excluding unknowns and refusals.
 
On Questionnaire Split B