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


Wyoming


Idaho


Alaska


Mississippi


New Mexico


Indiana


Arkansas


Texas


Nevada


Nebraska


Colorado


Oregon


Montana


Oklahoma


North Dakota


Kansas


Pennsylvania


Arizona


South Carolina


Washington


Missouri


Kentucky


Ohio


Tennessee


Utah


Iowa


West Virginia


Alabama


Illinois


Louisiana


Vermont


South Dakota


Georgia


Michigan


North Carolina


New York


Wisconsin


Virginia


New Jersey


Maine


Maryland


Florida


Delaware


New Hampshire


California


Minnesota


District of Columbia


Hawaii


Puerto Rico


Rhode Island


Connecticut


Massachusetts




Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 06/24/2018 5:21 am.

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.

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.