For persons aged 18 and older who were ever diagnosed with high cholesterol (CHOLHIGHRD), CHOLHIGHAGERD reports the person's age when they were first diagnosed with high cholesterol, top-coded at 85 years of age. Only persons who were in scope in round 5 of the panel in relative year 2 or round 3 of the panel in relative year 1 were asked this question.
CHOLHIGHAGERD is a 2 column wide variable, top-coded at 85 years of age. Missing data codes for CHOLHIGHAGERD are:
96: Not in universe
97: Unknown - refused
98: Unknown - not ascertained
99: Unknown - don't know
ComparabilityThe comparability of this variable over time has not yet been assessed.
- 2005-2006 : PERWEIGHT