Interpretation of Screening and Risk Factors Data

Screening and Risk Factors Report by State
(Directly Estimated 2018 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


Hawaii


Rhode Island


Massachusetts


Delaware


Puerto Rico


Connecticut


New Hampshire


Louisiana


Minnesota


New York


South Dakota


Florida


New Jersey


Maryland


Virginia


California


Maine


Iowa


Alabama


Michigan


Georgia


District of Columbia


North Carolina


North Dakota


Illinois


Pennsylvania


Oregon


Wisconsin


Ohio


Kentucky


Vermont


South Carolina


Indiana


Tennessee


Nebraska


Missouri


Washington


West Virginia


Texas


Kansas


Oklahoma


Montana


Arizona


Arkansas


Nevada


Utah


New Mexico


Colorado


Mississippi


Idaho


Wyoming


Alaska




Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 03/07/2021 10:20 pm.

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 2018 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.