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


District of Columbia


North Carolina


Mississippi


Virginia


New Jersey


Ohio


Louisiana


New York


Massachusetts


Wisconsin


Alabama


Puerto Rico


Colorado


West Virginia


Illinois


Delaware


Oklahoma


California


Hawaii


Michigan


South Carolina


Georgia


Connecticut


Tennessee


Iowa


Kentucky


Minnesota


Maryland


Alaska


Florida


Kansas


South Dakota


Texas


Montana


Missouri


Rhode Island


Maine


Pennsylvania


New Mexico


Nebraska


Oregon


North Dakota


Nevada


New Hampshire


Utah


Indiana


Wyoming


Vermont


Idaho


Arkansas


Washington


Arizona




Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 05/26/2020 2:33 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.