National Addiction & HIV Data Archive Program

RCHOLCHK: CHOLESTEROL CHECKED RISK FACTOR

Prologue:

Description:
Cholesterol check within past five years.
            
ValueLabelUnweighted
Frequency
%
1 Had cholesterol checked in past 5 years. 199,71875.5%
2 Did not have cholesterol checked in past 5 years 10,4824.0%
3 Have never had cholesterol checked 46,50817.6%
Missing Data
9 Do not Know/Not Sure Or Refused/Missing 7,9763.0%
Total 264,684 100%

Based upon 256,708 valid cases out of 264,684 total cases.

Location: 440-440 (width: 1; decimal: 0)

Variable Type: numeric

(Range of) Missing Values: 9

Notes

Source: This variable was taken from: Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 2003.

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Disclaimer: The frequencies for this variable may not be weighted. They are purely descriptive and may not be representative of the study population. Please use with caution and consult the study documentation.