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Table 1.34b: Percent of adults age 18 and over who have had their blood cholesterol checked within the preceding 5 years, by State, 2001 and 2002

  2002 2001
State Percenta Standard Error Percenta Standard Error
All reporting States 72.4 0.3 73.3 0.2
Alabama DNC DNC 73.2 0.9
Alaska DNC DNC 69.3 1.3
Arizona DNC DNC 72.0 1.1
Arkansas DNC DNC 69.6 1.0
California DNC DNC 71.6 0.8
Colorado 72.6 0.8 71.4 1.1
Connecticut DNC DNC 78.5 0.6
Delaware DNC DNC 78.2 0.9
District of Columbia 79.8 1.1 80.0 1.1
Florida 75.0 0.7 75.6 0.8
Georgia DNC DNC 75.0 0.8
Hawaii DNC DNC 75.2 0.9
Idaho DNC DNC 65.1 0.8
Illinois 70.2 1.0 70.8 1.1
Indiana DNC DNC 71.9 0.8
Iowa 69.9 0.9 70.3 0.9
Kansas DNC DNC 71.6 0.7
Kentucky DNC DNC 71.9 0.8
Louisiana DNC DNC 73.0 0.7
Maine DNC DNC 75.7 1.0
Maryland DNC DNC 79.4 0.8
Massachusetts DNC DNC 80.8 0.5
Michigan DNC DNC 73.8 0.8
Minnesota DNC DNC 75.5 0.8
Mississippi DNC DNC 70.7 0.9
Missouri DNC DNC 71.2 0.9
Montana 66.1 1.1 68.4 1.1
Nebraska DNC DNC 65.0 0.9
Nevada DNC DNC 71.5 1.2
New Hampshire DNC DNC 76.8 0.7
New Jersey DNC DNC 78.5 0.7
New Mexico DNC DNC 68.3 0.9
New York DNC DNC 76.6 0.8
North Carolina DNC DNC 74.8 0.9
North Dakota 68.7 1.0 70.9 0.9
Ohio 69.0 0.9 71.2 0.9
Oklahoma DNC DNC 70.9 0.9
Oregon 65.4 1.0 69.3 1.0
Pennsylvania DNC DNC 73.7 0.9
Rhode Island DNC DNC 80.1 0.8
South Carolina 76.9 0.9 78.1 0.9
South Dakota 69.7 0.8 68.7 0.7
Tennessee 73.2 0.9 69.0 1.0
Texas DNC DNC 70.8 0.6
Utah DNC DNC 70.0 0.9
Vermont DNC DNC 75.4 0.7
Virginia 75.5 0.9 76.2 0.9
Washington DNC DNC 70.3 0.8
West Virginia DNC DNC 73.7 0.9
Wisconsin DNC DNC 70.8 0.9
Wyoming DNC DNC 71.9 0.9

a Percents are age adjusted to the 2000 standard population.

DNC - Data system does not collect data for this population.

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System.

 

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