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 Screening and Risk Factors Report
National Cancer Institute State Cancer Profiles Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
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Screening and Risk Factors Report by State
(Directly Estimated 2010 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
  • Met Objective of 93.0%?1 - The Healthy People 2020 Objective was not met.
  • Percent - The percent is 86.7 (86.3, 87.0) with a 95% confidence interval from 86.3 to 87.0.
  • Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor - The number of people is 112,539.
  • Arkansas
  • Met Objective of 93.0%?1 - The Healthy People 2020 Objective was not met.
  • Percent - The percent is 80.2 (76.0, 83.8) with a 95% confidence interval from 76.0 to 83.8.
  • Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor - The number of people is 728.
  • Utah
  • Met Objective of 93.0%?1 - The Healthy People 2020 Objective was not met.
  • Percent - The percent is 80.3 (77.7, 82.6) with a 95% confidence interval from 77.7 to 82.6.
  • Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor - The number of people is 2,518.
  • Oregon
  • Met Objective of 93.0%?1 - The Healthy People 2020 Objective was not met.
  • Percent - The percent is 80.5 (77.1, 83.5) with a 95% confidence interval from 77.1 to 83.5.
  • Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor - The number of people is 1,086.
  • Oklahoma
  • Met Objective of 93.0%?1 - The Healthy People 2020 Objective was not met.
  • Percent - The percent is 81.0 (78.9, 82.9) with a 95% confidence interval from 78.9 to 82.9.
  • Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor - The number of people is 1,688.
  • Idaho
  • Met Objective of 93.0%?1 - The Healthy People 2020 Objective was not met.
  • Percent - The percent is 81.4 (79.0, 83.7) with a 95% confidence interval from 79.0 to 83.7.
  • Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor - The number of people is 1,472.
  • Texas
  • Met Objective of 93.0%?1 - The Healthy People 2020 Objective was not met.
  • Percent - The percent is 82.3 (80.4, 84.1) with a 95% confidence interval from 80.4 to 84.1.
  • Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor - The number of people is 4,161.
  • Nevada
  • Met Objective of 93.0%?1 - The Healthy People 2020 Objective was not met.
  • Percent - The percent is 82.8 (78.8, 86.1) with a 95% confidence interval from 78.8 to 86.1.
  • Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor - The number of people is 888.
  • West Virginia
  • Met Objective of 93.0%?1 - The Healthy People 2020 Objective was not met.
  • Percent - The percent is 82.9 (80.0, 85.4) with a 95% confidence interval from 80.0 to 85.4.
  • Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor - The number of people is 1,067.
  • Montana
  • Met Objective of 93.0%?1 - The Healthy People 2020 Objective was not met.
  • Percent - The percent is 83.5 (81.1, 85.6) with a 95% confidence interval from 81.1 to 85.6.
  • Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor - The number of people is 1,645.
  • Mississippi
  • Met Objective of 93.0%?1 - The Healthy People 2020 Objective was not met.
  • Percent - The percent is 83.6 (81.4, 85.5) with a 95% confidence interval from 81.4 to 85.5.
  • Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor - The number of people is 1,717.
  • Wyoming
  • Met Objective of 93.0%?1 - The Healthy People 2020 Objective was not met.
  • Percent - The percent is 83.6 (81.0, 86.0) with a 95% confidence interval from 81.0 to 86.0.
  • Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor - The number of people is 1,221.
  • Hawaii
  • Met Objective of 93.0%?1 - The Healthy People 2020 Objective was not met.
  • Percent - The percent is 84.2 (81.7, 86.4) with a 95% confidence interval from 81.7 to 86.4.
  • Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor - The number of people is 1,802.
  • Indiana
  • Met Objective of 93.0%?1 - The Healthy People 2020 Objective was not met.
  • Percent - The percent is 84.5 (82.7, 86.1) with a 95% confidence interval from 82.7 to 86.1.
  • Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor - The number of people is 2,390.
  • Kentucky
  • Met Objective of 93.0%?1 - The Healthy People 2020 Objective was not met.
  • Percent - The percent is 84.6 (82.2, 86.7) with a 95% confidence interval from 82.2 to 86.7.
  • Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor - The number of people is 1,893.
  • New Mexico
  • Met Objective of 93.0%?1 - The Healthy People 2020 Objective was not met.
  • Percent - The percent is 84.8 (82.4, 87.0) with a 95% confidence interval from 82.4 to 87.0.
  • Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor - The number of people is 1,732.
  • Florida
  • Met Objective of 93.0%?1 - The Healthy People 2020 Objective was not met.
  • Percent - The percent is 85.1 (83.4, 86.6) with a 95% confidence interval from 83.4 to 86.6.
  • Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor - The number of people is 7,265.
  • Pennsylvania
  • Met Objective of 93.0%?1 - The Healthy People 2020 Objective was not met.
  • Percent - The percent is 85.4 (83.8, 87.0) with a 95% confidence interval from 83.8 to 87.0.
  • Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor - The number of people is 2,878.
  • Missouri
  • Met Objective of 93.0%?1 - The Healthy People 2020 Objective was not met.
  • Percent - The percent is 85.5 (82.8, 87.9) with a 95% confidence interval from 82.8 to 87.9.
  • Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor - The number of people is 1,217.
  • Alaska
  • Met Objective of 93.0%?1 - The Healthy People 2020 Objective was not met.
  • Percent - The percent is 85.6 (81.0, 89.3) with a 95% confidence interval from 81.0 to 89.3.
  • Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor - The number of people is 601.
  • Ohio
  • Met Objective of 93.0%?1 - The Healthy People 2020 Objective was not met.
  • Percent - The percent is 85.6 (83.8, 87.3) with a 95% confidence interval from 83.8 to 87.3.
  • Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor - The number of people is 2,553.
  • Tennessee
  • Met Objective of 93.0%?1 - The Healthy People 2020 Objective was not met.
  • Percent - The percent is 85.8 (83.4, 87.8) with a 95% confidence interval from 83.4 to 87.8.
  • Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor - The number of people is 1,471.
  • Arizona
  • Met Objective of 93.0%?1 - The Healthy People 2020 Objective was not met.
  • Percent - The percent is 85.9 (82.7, 88.6) with a 95% confidence interval from 82.7 to 88.6.
  • Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor - The number of people is 1,240.
  • Alabama
  • Met Objective of 93.0%?1 - The Healthy People 2020 Objective was not met.
  • Percent - The percent is 86.4 (84.2, 88.3) with a 95% confidence interval from 84.2 to 88.3.
  • Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor - The number of people is 1,757.
  • Colorado
  • Met Objective of 93.0%?1 - The Healthy People 2020 Objective was not met.
  • Percent - The percent is 86.5 (84.6, 88.2) with a 95% confidence interval from 84.6 to 88.2.
  • Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor - The number of people is 2,957.
  • Washington
  • Met Objective of 93.0%?1 - The Healthy People 2020 Objective was not met.
  • Percent - The percent is 86.6 (85.2, 87.8) with a 95% confidence interval from 85.2 to 87.8.
  • Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor - The number of people is 4,857.
  • California
  • Met Objective of 93.0%?1 - The Healthy People 2020 Objective was not met.
  • Percent - The percent is 86.7 (85.3, 87.9) with a 95% confidence interval from 85.3 to 87.9.
  • Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor - The number of people is 4,879.
  • Nebraska
  • Met Objective of 93.0%?1 - The Healthy People 2020 Objective was not met.
  • Percent - The percent is 86.7 (84.2, 88.8) with a 95% confidence interval from 84.2 to 88.8.
  • Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor - The number of people is 3,643.
  • South Carolina
  • Met Objective of 93.0%?1 - The Healthy People 2020 Objective was not met.
  • Percent - The percent is 87.0 (84.4, 89.3) with a 95% confidence interval from 84.4 to 89.3.
  • Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor - The number of people is 2,119.
  • Kansas
  • Met Objective of 93.0%?1 - The Healthy People 2020 Objective was not met.
  • Percent - The percent is 87.4 (85.4, 89.2) with a 95% confidence interval from 85.4 to 89.2.
  • Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor - The number of people is 2,077.
  • Delaware
  • Met Objective of 93.0%?1 - The Healthy People 2020 Objective was not met.
  • Percent - The percent is 87.7 (84.6, 90.3) with a 95% confidence interval from 84.6 to 90.3.
  • Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor - The number of people is 1,232.
  • Louisiana
  • Met Objective of 93.0%?1 - The Healthy People 2020 Objective was not met.
  • Percent - The percent is 87.7 (85.9, 89.3) with a 95% confidence interval from 85.9 to 89.3.
  • Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor - The number of people is 1,819.
  • North Carolina
  • Met Objective of 93.0%?1 - The Healthy People 2020 Objective was not met.
  • Percent - The percent is 87.8 (85.9, 89.5) with a 95% confidence interval from 85.9 to 89.5.
  • Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor - The number of people is 3,162.
  • Illinois
  • Met Objective of 93.0%?1 - The Healthy People 2020 Objective was not met.
  • Percent - The percent is 88.1 (86.0, 89.9) with a 95% confidence interval from 86.0 to 89.9.
  • Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor - The number of people is 1,505.
  • Georgia
  • Met Objective of 93.0%?1 - The Healthy People 2020 Objective was not met.
  • Percent - The percent is 88.4 (86.4, 90.2) with a 95% confidence interval from 86.4 to 90.2.
  • Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor - The number of people is 1,524.
  • New York
  • Met Objective of 93.0%?1 - The Healthy People 2020 Objective was not met.
  • Percent - The percent is 88.4 (86.9, 89.8) with a 95% confidence interval from 86.9 to 89.8.
  • Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor - The number of people is 2,596.
  • New Hampshire
  • Met Objective of 93.0%?1 - The Healthy People 2020 Objective was not met.
  • Percent - The percent is 88.5 (86.1, 90.5) with a 95% confidence interval from 86.1 to 90.5.
  • Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor - The number of people is 1,799.
  • South Dakota
  • Met Objective of 93.0%?1 - The Healthy People 2020 Objective was not met.
  • Percent - The percent is 88.5 (86.1, 90.5) with a 95% confidence interval from 86.1 to 90.5.
  • Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor - The number of people is 1,644.
  • New Jersey
  • Met Objective of 93.0%?1 - The Healthy People 2020 Objective was not met.
  • Percent - The percent is 88.6 (87.2, 89.9) with a 95% confidence interval from 87.2 to 89.9.
  • Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor - The number of people is 3,814.
  • Iowa
  • Met Objective of 93.0%?1 - The Healthy People 2020 Objective was not met.
  • Percent - The percent is 88.7 (86.7, 90.4) with a 95% confidence interval from 86.7 to 90.4.
  • Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor - The number of people is 1,559.
  • North Dakota
  • Met Objective of 93.0%?1 - The Healthy People 2020 Objective was not met.
  • Percent - The percent is 88.8 (86.6, 90.7) with a 95% confidence interval from 86.6 to 90.7.
  • Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor - The number of people is 1,184.
  • Vermont
  • Met Objective of 93.0%?1 - The Healthy People 2020 Objective was not met.
  • Percent - The percent is 88.8 (86.9, 90.5) with a 95% confidence interval from 86.9 to 90.5.
  • Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor - The number of people is 1,981.
  • Michigan
  • Met Objective of 93.0%?1 - The Healthy People 2020 Objective was not met.
  • Percent - The percent is 88.9 (87.0, 90.6) with a 95% confidence interval from 87.0 to 90.6.
  • Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor - The number of people is 2,201.
  • Virginia
  • Met Objective of 93.0%?1 - The Healthy People 2020 Objective was not met.
  • Percent - The percent is 89.1 (85.7, 91.8) with a 95% confidence interval from 85.7 to 91.8.
  • Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor - The number of people is 1,454.
  • Rhode Island
  • Met Objective of 93.0%?1 - The Healthy People 2020 Objective was not met.
  • Percent - The percent is 90.3 (87.8, 92.4) with a 95% confidence interval from 87.8 to 92.4.
  • Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor - The number of people is 2,009.
  • Maryland
  • Met Objective of 93.0%?1 - The Healthy People 2020 Objective was not met.
  • Percent - The percent is 90.7 (89.1, 92.0) with a 95% confidence interval from 89.1 to 92.0.
  • Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor - The number of people is 2,780.
  • Wisconsin
  • Met Objective of 93.0%?1 - The Healthy People 2020 Objective was not met.
  • Percent - The percent is 90.9 (88.9, 92.7) with a 95% confidence interval from 88.9 to 92.7.
  • Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor - The number of people is 1,285.
  • District of Columbia
  • Met Objective of 93.0%?1 - The Healthy People 2020 Objective was not met.
  • Percent - The percent is 91.4 (89.3, 93.2) with a 95% confidence interval from 89.3 to 93.2.
  • Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor - The number of people is 1,223.
  • Connecticut
  • Met Objective of 93.0%?1 - The Healthy People 2020 Objective was not met.
  • Percent - The percent is 91.7 (89.8, 93.2) with a 95% confidence interval from 89.8 to 93.2.
  • Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor - The number of people is 2,062.
  • Minnesota
  • Met Objective of 93.0%?1 - The Healthy People 2020 Objective was not met.
  • Percent - The percent is 91.7 (89.4, 93.5) with a 95% confidence interval from 89.4 to 93.5.
  • Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor - The number of people is 2,738.
  • Maine
  • Met Objective of 93.0%?1 - The Healthy People 2020 Objective was not met.
  • Percent - The percent is 91.9 (90.7, 93.1) with a 95% confidence interval from 90.7 to 93.1.
  • Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor - The number of people is 2,309.
  • Massachusetts
  • Met Objective of 93.0%?1 - The Healthy People 2020 Objective was met.
  • Percent - The percent is 93.0 (91.8, 94.1) with a 95% confidence interval from 91.8 to 94.1.
  • Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor - The number of people is 5,137.


  • Notes:
    Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 09/17/2014 7:35 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 2010 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.