Who would rather endure pain than visit a dentist?

The table below shows what percentage of each state would rather endure tooth pain than visit a dentist during the pandemic.

State Percent
Alabama 32%
Alaska 56%
Arkansas 36%
California 18%
Colorado 29%
Connecticut 26%
Delaware 20%
Florida 28%
Georgia 33%
Hawaii 30%
Idaho 34%
Illinois 25%
Indiana 30%
Iowa 26%
Kansas 23%
Kentucky 24%
Louisiana 44%
Maine 19%
Maryland 20%
Massachusetts 21%
Michigan 33%
Minnesota 34%
Mississippi 47%
Missouri 33%
Montana 39%
Nebraska 38%
Nevada 18%
New Hampshire 18%
New Jersey 23%
New Mexico 28%
New York 19%
North Carolina 38%
North Dakota 40%
Ohio 39%
Oklahoma 37%
Oregon 23%
Pennsylvania 20%
Rhode Island 19%
South Carolina 35%
South Dakota 25%
Tennessee 38%
Texas 32%
Utah 30%
Vermont 24%
Virginia 29%
Washington 22%
West Virginia 48%
Wisconsin 34%
Wyoming 35%
Based on a survey of 4,200 Americans (Google surveys; September 2020

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