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Was your last Pap smear done as part of a routine exam, or to check a current or previous problem?


Demographic
Groups

Total
Respond.#
Routine exam
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
Current/previous prob.
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
Other
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1805 1737  96.6  (95.6-97.4) 62   3.1  ( 2.3- 4.1) 6   0.3  ( 0.1- 0.6)
GENDER        
Female 1805 1737  96.6  (95.6-97.4) 62   3.1  ( 2.3- 4.1) 6   0.3  ( 0.1- 0.6)
RACE        
White 1358 1307  96.6  (95.4-97.5) 47   3.1  ( 2.3- 4.3) 4   0.3  ( 0.1- 0.7)
African American  377  361  96.1  (93.3-97.8) 15   3.7  ( 2.0- 6.6) 1   0.2  ( 0.0- 1.2)
AGE        
18-24  144  136  95.7  (91.1-98.0)  8   4.3  ( 2.0- 8.9)  
25-34  319  310  97.0  (93.9-98.6)  9   3.0  ( 1.4- 6.1)  
35-44  361  345  95.9  (93.0-97.7) 16   4.1  ( 2.3- 7.0)  
45-54  331  321  97.6  (95.3-98.8)  7   1.8  ( 0.8- 3.9) 3   0.6  ( 0.2- 2.2)
55-64  240  235  98.2  (95.4-99.3)  4   1.6  ( 0.6- 4.3) 1   0.3  ( 0.0- 1.8)
65+  394  375  95.7  (93.2-97.3) 17   3.7  ( 2.2- 6.0) 2   0.6  ( 0.1- 2.4)
EDUCATION        
Less Than H.S.  294  284  96.1  (92.4-98.1)  9   3.4  ( 1.6- 7.1) 1   0.5  ( 0.1- 3.1)
H.S. or G.E.D.  586  555  95.4  (93.3-96.9) 30   4.5  ( 3.0- 6.6) 1   0.1  ( 0.0- 0.7)
Some Post-H.S.  461  447  97.5  (95.6-98.5) 12   2.2  ( 1.2- 3.9) 2   0.4  ( 0.1- 1.5)
College Graduate  462  449  97.8  (96.0-98.8) 11   2.0  ( 1.1- 3.8) 2   0.2  ( 0.0- 0.9)
HOUSEHOLD INCOME        
Less than $15,000  229  219  96.5  (93.4-98.2) 10   3.5  ( 1.8- 6.6)  
$15,000- 24,999  380  361  94.7  (91.3-96.8) 18   5.1  ( 3.0- 8.5) 1   0.2  ( 0.0- 1.2)
$25,000- 34,999  245  233  95.9  (92.7-97.8)  9   3.2  ( 1.6- 6.3) 3   0.8  ( 0.2- 3.0)
$35,000- 49,999  256  247  97.0  (94.1-98.5)  9   3.0  ( 1.5- 5.9)  
$50,000+  398  391  98.5  (96.4-99.4)  7   1.5  ( 0.6- 3.6)  

#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.