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) 12729 75.2 0.5 74.4 76.1
Within the past 2 years (1 year but less than 2 years ago) 1843 13.3 0.4 12.5 14.0
Within the past 5 years (2 years but less than 5 years ago) 955 7.3 0.3 6.8 7.8
5 or more years ago 582 4.2 0.2 3.8 4.6

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