Reasons U.S. adults did not visit the dentist more frequently 2015

Percentage of adults in the U.S. with select reasons for not visiting the dentist more frequently as of 2015

by Statista Research Department, last edited Jun 8, 2016
Reasons U.S. adults did not visit the dentist more frequently 2015 This statistic shows the percentage of adults in the U.S. with select reasons for not visiting the dentist more often as of 2015. It was found that 59 percent of respondents stated they did not go the dentist more frequently because of the cost.
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Percentage of adults in the U.S. with select reasons for not visiting the dentist more frequently as of 2015

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Share of respondents
Cost59%
Afraid of dentist22%
Inconvenient location or time19%
Trouble finding a dentist15%
No original teeth12%
No perceived need10%
No reason9%
Other10%
Share of respondents
Cost59%
Afraid of dentist22%
Inconvenient location or time19%
Trouble finding a dentist15%
No original teeth12%
No perceived need10%
No reason9%
Other10%
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by Statista Research Department, last edited Jun 8, 2016
This statistic shows the percentage of adults in the U.S. with select reasons for not visiting the dentist more often as of 2015. It was found that 59 percent of respondents stated they did not go the dentist more frequently because of the cost.
Show more
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