Interpretation of Screening and Risk Factors Data

Screening and Risk Factors Report by State
(Directly Estimated 2014 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


Arkansas


Alaska


Idaho


Wyoming


Mississippi


Oklahoma


New Mexico


Nevada


Indiana


Missouri


Montana


Utah


Colorado


West Virginia


Ohio


North Dakota


Nebraska


Arizona


Kansas


Texas


Alabama


Oregon


South Carolina


Pennsylvania


Washington


Illinois


New Jersey


Florida


New York


Tennessee


Vermont


Louisiana


Kentucky


Georgia


Virginia


Wisconsin


South Dakota


North Carolina


Iowa


District of Columbia


Minnesota


Michigan


California


Maine


New Hampshire


Maryland


Hawaii


Connecticut


Rhode Island


Delaware


Massachusetts




Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 08/31/2016 5:44 pm.

1 Healthy People 2020 Objectives is managed by the Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
2 2014 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.

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.