Interpretation of Screening and Risk Factors Data

Screening and Risk Factors Report by State
(Directly Estimated 2016 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


Arizona


Washington


Arkansas


Idaho


Vermont


Wyoming


Indiana


Utah


New Hampshire


Nevada


North Dakota


Oregon


Nebraska


New Mexico


Maine


Pennsylvania


Rhode Island


Missouri


Montana


Texas


South Dakota


Kansas


Florida


Alaska


Maryland


Minnesota


Kentucky


Iowa


Tennessee


Connecticut


Georgia


South Carolina


Michigan


Hawaii


California


Oklahoma


Delaware


Illinois


West Virginia


Colorado


Puerto Rico


Alabama


Wisconsin


Massachusetts


New York


Louisiana


Ohio


New Jersey


Virginia


Mississippi


North Carolina


District of Columbia




Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 11/22/2019 2:41 am.

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 2016 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.