Interpretation of Screening and Risk Factors Data

Screening and Risk Factors Report by State
(Directly Estimated 2016 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


District of Columbia


North Carolina


Illinois


Massachusetts


Mississippi


Wisconsin


Connecticut


Ohio


Rhode Island


Minnesota


New Jersey


Louisiana


Hawaii


Iowa


Michigan


Virginia


California


Maine


South Dakota


Colorado


Maryland


New York


Kentucky


Georgia


Alabama


Montana


West Virginia


Tennessee


Delaware


Alaska


South Carolina


Kansas


Oklahoma


Missouri


New Hampshire


Florida


North Dakota


Oregon


New Mexico


Nebraska


Puerto Rico


Vermont


Pennsylvania


Utah


Texas


Indiana


Nevada


Washington


Wyoming


Idaho


Arizona


Arkansas




Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 07/17/2018 5:42 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.