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 11/23/2014 3:39 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.