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 02/14/2016 9:42 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.