Interpretation of Screening and Risk Factors Data

Screening and Risk Factors Report by State
(Directly Estimated 2018 BRFSS Data)

Pap Test in Past 3 Years, No Hysterectomy
All Races (includes Hispanic), Female, Ages 21-65
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


Louisiana


Virginia


Connecticut


Wisconsin


Michigan


New Hampshire


Rhode Island


Massachusetts


Mississippi


Delaware


Hawaii


Minnesota


Maine


North Carolina


Georgia


Tennessee


Maryland


South Carolina


District of Columbia


Nebraska


Iowa


Alabama


Indiana


New York


Arkansas


Kentucky


West Virginia


Missouri


Florida


Illinois


Puerto Rico


Ohio


California


Kansas


North Dakota


Oregon


Nevada


Arizona


New Jersey


Pennsylvania


Wyoming


Vermont


Texas


New Mexico


Montana


Colorado


Oklahoma


Alaska


Washington


South Dakota


Utah


Idaho




Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 08/07/2020 5:39 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.