Codes and Frequencies
For sample adults who had ever heard of genetic testing for cancer risk (GENTCANHR), GENTCANDISC indicates whether the respondent had ever discussed genetic testing for cancer risk with a physician or other health professional.
GENTCANDISC was included in a section of the Cancer Control Module dedicated to questions on genetic testing, in all years that the Cancer Control Module was offered. Interviewers began this part of the survey by reading the following statement:
- 2000; 2005; 2010: Sample adults age 18+ who have heard of genetic testing for cancer risk.
- 2015: Sample adults age 18+
- 2000, 2005, 2010, 2015
- 2000, 2005, 2010, 2015 : SAMPWEIGHT