Interpretation of Screening and Risk Factors Data

Screening and Risk Factors Report by State
(Directly Estimated 2020 BRFSS Data)

Had a Mammogram in Past 2 Years
All Races (includes Hispanic), Female, Ages 50-74
Healthy People 2020 Objective Number: C-17
Increase the proportion of women who receive a breast 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


Wyoming


Alaska


Utah


Idaho


Oklahoma


Colorado


Kansas


Montana


Mississippi


Indiana


Arkansas


Vermont


New Mexico


Arizona


Washington


Kentucky


California


Nebraska


Missouri


Nevada


Tennessee


Texas


West Virginia


Georgia


Alabama


Ohio


New Hampshire


South Carolina


Delaware


New Jersey


Oregon


North Dakota


Florida


Michigan


Minnesota


Virginia


South Dakota


Illinois


North Carolina


Pennsylvania


District of Columbia


Wisconsin


Maryland


Connecticut


Iowa


New York


Louisiana


Maine


Puerto Rico


Hawaii


Rhode Island


Massachusetts




Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 06/26/2022 8:09 am.

1 Healthy People 2020 Objectives are managed by the Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
2 2020 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. Data for the US is a median and not a percent.

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.
Data for United States does not include Puerto Rico.