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Receipt of Cholesterol Screening Among Women Aged 20 and Older, by Race/Ethnicity,* 2005-2008

Receipt of Cholesterol Screening Among Women Aged 20 and Older, by Race/Ethnicity, 2005-2006*
Race/Ethnicity Percent of Women
Within Past 5 Years More Than 5 Years or Never

*The sample of Asian/Pacific Islanders, American Indian/Alaska Natives, persons of more than one race, and persons of other races was too small to produce reliable results. Total includes all races/ethnicities.

Source II.2: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey

Total 72.5 27.5
Non-Hispanic White 75.7 24.3
Non-Hispanic Black 72.4 27.6
Mexican American 50.3 49.7
Other Hispanic 65.5 34.5

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