National Survey of
Conducted July 14-15, 2012
By Rasmussen Reports
1* Do you consider yourself wealthy, upper middle class, middle class, or poor?
2* How do you rate your own health these days—excellent, good, fair, or poor?
3* Over the past six months, have you gained weight, lost weight, or stayed about the same?
4* Have you had your blood pressure checked within the last six months?
5* Is your blood pressure very high, a little high, normal, a little low, or very low? (Answered by those who had their blood pressure checked)
6* Have you had your cholesterol checked within the last six months?
7* Is your cholesterol very high, a little high, normal, a little low, or very low? (Answered by those who had their cholesterol checked)
8* Have you seen a doctor for a general physical exam in the last 12 months?
9* After that physical exam, did your doctor recommend any lifestyle changes in the way you eat, drink, or exercise? (Answered by those who had a physical)
NOTE: Margin of Sampling Error, +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence