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A Pap smear is a test for cancer of the cervix. Have you ever had a Pap smear?


Demographic
Groups

Total
Respond.#
Yes
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
No
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1869 1808  96.4  (95.2-97.3) 61   3.6  ( 2.7- 4.8)
GENDER      
Female 1869 1808  96.4  (95.2-97.3) 61   3.6  ( 2.7- 4.8)
RACE      
White 1400 1361  96.9  (95.5-97.8) 39   3.1  ( 2.2- 4.5)
African American  397  377  94.6  (91.3-96.7) 20   5.4  ( 3.3- 8.7)
AGE      
18-24  158  144  89.2  (81.8-93.8) 14  10.8  ( 6.2-18.2)
25-34  328  320  97.4  (94.4-98.8)  8   2.6  ( 1.2- 5.6)
35-44  365  361  99.2  (97.8-99.7)  4   0.8  ( 0.3- 2.2)
45-54  335  331  98.9  (97.1-99.6)  4   1.1  ( 0.4- 2.9)
55-64  244  240  98.7  (96.4-99.5)  4   1.3  ( 0.5- 3.6)
65+  423  396  93.3  (89.9-95.6) 27   6.7  ( 4.4-10.1)
EDUCATION      
Less Than H.S.  320  296  92.8  (88.9-95.4) 24   7.2  ( 4.6-11.1)
H.S. or G.E.D.  601  586  96.3  (93.6-97.9) 15   3.7  ( 2.1- 6.4)
Some Post-H.S.  472  461  97.4  (95.0-98.6) 11   2.6  ( 1.4- 5.0)
College Graduate  474  463  97.9  (96.1-98.9) 11   2.1  ( 1.1- 3.9)
HOUSEHOLD INCOME      
Less than $15,000  241  229  93.6  (88.0-96.7) 12   6.4  ( 3.3-12.0)
$15,000- 24,999  390  380  97.3  (94.7-98.7) 10   2.7  ( 1.3- 5.3)
$25,000- 34,999  254  245  97.0  (94.1-98.5)  9   3.0  ( 1.5- 5.9)
$35,000- 49,999  261  256  97.2  (92.7-98.9)  5   2.8  ( 1.1- 7.3)
$50,000+  403  399  98.8  (96.5-99.6)  4   1.2  ( 0.4- 3.5)

#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50. N = Cell Size, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics.