About how long has it been since you last had
your blood cholesterol checked?

Response Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error Lower 95% Confidence
Limit
Upper 95% Confidence
Limit
Within the past year (anytime less than 12 months ago) 5105 72.8 0.7 71.5 74.1
Within the past 2 years (1 year but less than 2 years ago) 957 14.7 0.5 13.7 15.8
Within the past 5 years (2 years but less than 5 years ago) 454 7.4 0.4 6.6 8.1
5 or more years ago 322 5.1 0.3 4.5 5.8

Responses are among those who reported ever having their cholesterol checked.