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
Massachusetts
Delaware
Rhode Island
Maryland
District of Columbia
Connecticut
Maine
Minnesota
Virginia
Iowa
New Hampshire
Vermont
South Dakota
North Carolina
Michigan
Tennessee
Illinois
California
Colorado
Wisconsin
Louisiana
Kansas
New Jersey
Ohio
Georgia
North Dakota
Alabama
Nebraska
Alaska
Pennsylvania
New Mexico
Washington
New York
Missouri
Montana
Hawaii
South Carolina
Kentucky
Oklahoma
West Virginia
Mississippi
Texas
Florida
Indiana
Oregon
Wyoming
Utah
Arkansas
Arizona
Nevada
Idaho


Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 11/26/2014 12:24 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.