Interpretation of Screening and Risk Factors Data

Screening and Risk Factors Report by State
(Directly Estimated 2012 BRFSS Data)

Had a Mammogram in Past 2 Years
All Races (includes Hispanic), Female, Ages 50-74
Healthy People 2020 Objective Number: C-17
Increase the proportion of women who receive a breast cancer screening based on the most recent guidelines

Sorted by Percent

Explanation of Column Headers

Percent (95% Confidence Interval) - The percent of people
Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor - Number of people who responded to the survey and are in the current category.

Line by Line Interpretation of the Report


United States


Wyoming


Arkansas


Idaho


Oklahoma


Montana


Indiana


New Mexico


Texas


Utah


Colorado


Mississippi


Nevada


Alaska


Arizona


Nebraska


Oregon


Kentucky


South Carolina


Washington


Florida


Tennessee


Illinois


Missouri


West Virginia


Ohio


Louisiana


Kansas


North Dakota


Alabama


New Jersey


South Dakota


Iowa


Pennsylvania


North Carolina


Hawaii


New York


Michigan


Virginia


Georgia


Vermont


California


Maine


Minnesota


Maryland


Wisconsin


Connecticut


Delaware


New Hampshire


District of Columbia


Rhode Island


Massachusetts




Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 02/05/2016 7:13 pm.

1 Healthy People 2020 Objectives is managed by the Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
2 2012 BRFSS Survey Data is the source for this data collected by the Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS) sponsored by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

BRFSS Prevalence estimates presented here may vary from other published estimates due to differences in the methodology used to generate estimates.

Note: Healthy People 2020 Objectives are age-adjusted to the year 2000 standard population while these estimates are not age-adjusted.