High Blood Cholesterol
Numerator: Respondents who had their blood cholesterol checked and had been told that they have high blood cholesterol
Denominator: Among respondents who had their blood cholesterol checked, excluding unknowns and refused

Subpopulation Number of Respondents at Risk (n) Weighted Percent of Subpopulation at Risk (%) 95% Confidence Interval
Total 796 27.1 25.3-28.9
       
Age Group      
18-24 16 8.3 4.0-12.7
25-34 54 14.9 11.0-18.8
35-44 119 21.9 18.0-25.8
45-54 169 28.1 24.1-32.2
55-64 160 38.9 33.7-44.0
65-74 152 37.1 31.9-42.3
75+ 130 35.4 30.0-40.9
       
Sex      
Male 312 27.0 24.2-29.8
Female 484 27.2 24.9-29.5
       
Race/Ethnicity      
White, Non-Hispanic 742 27.9 26.0-29.8
Black, Non-Hispanic 18 14.6 6.3-22.8
Hispanic 19 15.5 8.4-22.6
Other 13 37.1 20.8-53.3
       
Education      
< High School Graduate 84 32.1 25.7-38.5
High School Graduate 294 30.6 27.4-33.9
Some College 235 26.3 23.0-29.6
College Graduate 181 22.6 19.4-25.7
       
Household Income      
$0-$9,999 32 24.2 15.6-32.7
$10,000-$19,999 86 28.2 22.4-34.1
$20,000-$34,999 192 27.4 23.7-31.1
$35,000-$49,999 114 26.2 21.6-30.7
$50,000+ 182 27.0 23.4-30.7
       
Other      
Pain in last 30 days 211 34.0 29.8-38.2
14+ of last 30 days sad 50 32.1 23.5-40.7
14+ of last 30 days anxious 88 27.8 22.0-33.7
Activity Limitation 164 39.3 34.1-44.4
       
Diabetes 91 41.7 34.3-49.1
High blood pressure 335 43.3 39.5-47.1
Current smoking 141 26.8 22.4-31.1
Overweight or obese
(Based on NHLBI guidelines, Body mass index >= 25)
536 31.8 29.3-34.3
       
Population Density      
Mixed 267 26.3 23.3-29.3
Rural 126 25.3 21.1-29.5
Urban 402 28.6 25.9-31.3