Interpretation of Screening and Risk Factors Data

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

Pap Test in Past 3 Years, No Hysterectomy
All Races (includes Hispanic), Female, Ages 21-65
Healthy People 2020 Objective Number: C-15
Increase the proportion of women who receive a cervical 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


Idaho


Nevada


Arizona


Arkansas


Utah


Wyoming


Oregon


Florida


Indiana


Texas


Mississippi


Oklahoma


West Virginia


Kentucky


South Carolina


Hawaii


Missouri


Montana


New York


New Mexico


Washington


Pennsylvania


Alaska


Nebraska


Alabama


North Dakota


Georgia


Ohio


Kansas


New Jersey


Louisiana


Wisconsin


Colorado


California


Illinois


Tennessee


Michigan


North Carolina


South Dakota


Vermont


New Hampshire


Iowa


Virginia


Minnesota


Maine


Connecticut


District of Columbia


Maryland


Rhode Island


Delaware


Massachusetts




Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 02/06/2016 6:31 am.

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.