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 24 3.4 0.8 1.9 5.0
Could not afford / cost / too expensive 536 79.1 1.9 75.3 82.9
Dentist would not accept my insurance, including Medicaid 19 2.3 0.6 1.1 3.4
Do not have/know a dentist 7 1.0 0.4 0.2 1.8
Lack transportation / too far away 8 1.2 0.5 0.2 2.2
Hours are not convenient 9 1.2 0.5 0.2 2.2
Do not have time 20 2.4 0.6 1.2 3.7
Other ailments prevent dental care 4 0.3 0.2 0.0 0.6
Could not get into dentist/clinic 11 1.7 0.7 0.4 2.9
Outside issues preventing obtaining treatment 7 0.7 0.3 0.1 1.4
Appointment has been or is being scheduled 8 0.7 0.3 0.2 1.3
Dentist refused/unable to provide treatment 2 0.3 0.2 0.0 0.8
No Dental Insurance 25 4.6 1.2 2.2 7.0
Did not need/want to go 2 0.3 0.2 0.0 0.6
Did not like/was not satisfied with dentist 4 0.8 0.5 0.0 1.7

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