How long ago has it been since a doctor or other health
professional first told you that you had cancer?

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) 52 12.2 1.7 8.8 15.5
Within the past 2 years (1 year but less than 2 years ago) 43 10.0 1.7 6.7 13.3
Within the past 3 years (2 years but less than 5 years ago) 86 19.1 2.1 15.0 23.3
5 or more years ago 275 58.7 2.7 53.4 64.0

Among respondents who were told by a doctor that
they had cancer, excluding unknowns and refusals. 
 
On Questionnaire Split B