Interpretation of Screening and Risk Factors Data

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

Had a Pap Smear in Past 3 Years and No Hysterectomy
All Races (includes Hispanic), Female, Ages 18+
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


Alaska


Idaho


Washington


Utah


Vermont


Wyoming


Illinois


North Dakota


Oklahoma


Montana


Minnesota


Arizona


Indiana


Iowa


Arkansas


New Hampshire


Wisconsin


New Mexico


Colorado


Nevada


Ohio


Nebraska


Pennsylvania


Missouri


Texas


Kansas


Massachusetts


South Dakota


Hawaii


Florida


California


Maine


West Virginia


Rhode Island


Oregon


Michigan


South Carolina


Virginia


Tennessee


Delaware


Georgia


Kentucky


Maryland


New Jersey


Alabama


Louisiana


New York


North Carolina


District of Columbia


Puerto Rico


Connecticut


Mississippi




Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 08/08/2022 7:06 pm.

1 n/a - Due to a difference in the age group populations for the Healthy People 2020 Objective for pap (ages 21-65) and the screening data (ages 18+), the Healthy People 2020 Objective is not shown.
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.