Interpretation of Screening and Risk Factors Data

Screening and Risk Factors Report by State
(Directly Estimated 2016 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


Massachusetts


Connecticut


Rhode Island


Puerto Rico


Hawaii


District of Columbia


California


Minnesota


Delaware


New Hampshire


Florida


Maryland


Maine


New Jersey


Virginia


Wisconsin


New York


Georgia


North Carolina


Michigan


South Dakota


Vermont


Louisiana


Alabama


Illinois


West Virginia


Iowa


Utah


Tennessee


Ohio


Kentucky


Missouri


Arizona


Washington


South Carolina


Pennsylvania


Kansas


North Dakota


Oklahoma


Montana


Oregon


Colorado


Nebraska


Nevada


Texas


Arkansas


Indiana


New Mexico


Mississippi


Alaska


Idaho


Wyoming




Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 03/30/2020 10:13 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 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.