Table 1_2_1-1

2008 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports

The National Healthcare Quality Report (NHQR) is a comprehensive national overview of quality of health care in the United States. It is organized around four dimensions of quality of care: effectiveness, patient safety, timeliness, and patient centeredness.

Table 1_2_1.1
Women age 18 and over who received a Pap smear within the last 3 years, by State, 2000 and 2006
State20062000
PercentaSEPercentaSE
Total (all reporting States)80.50.283.70.2
Alabama80.41.184.91.1
Alaska82.31.787.21.5
Arizona79.51.585.71.3
Arkansas76.30.980.91.0
California79.30.982.71.0
Colorado80.00.883.91.3
Connecticut84.10.885.70.8
Delaware87.30.990.50.9
District of Columbia86.60.987.41.2
Florida80.50.883.30.8
Georgia84.90.786.00.9
Hawaii81.30.986.90.8
Idaho72.31.077.80.9
Illinois79.60.981.80.9
Indiana76.70.981.91.0
Iowa82.80.884.01.0
Kansas79.30.784.40.8
Kentucky79.21.282.80.8
Louisiana80.70.784.80.7
Maine84.00.885.51.1
Maryland85.30.787.70.8
Massachusetts84.80.787.00.6
Michigan82.80.885.41.1
Minnesota81.90.983.21.0
Mississippi80.10.783.91.1
Missouri76.01.383.30.9
Montana77.61.085.71.3
Nebraska77.90.983.61.0
Nevada77.71.379.21.7
New Hampshire82.71.087.21.1
New Jersey82.10.781.01.0
New Mexico79.10.882.81.0
New York83.30.984.71.0
North Carolina83.60.687.70.8
North Dakota81.30.980.71.3
Ohio80.51.384.51.2
Oklahoma74.90.883.10.9
Oregon77.91.082.50.9
Pennsylvania80.90.884.40.9
Rhode Island85.00.986.21.0
South Carolina82.20.787.90.8
South Dakota82.40.886.90.7
Tennessee82.01.084.60.9
Texas77.41.279.60.9
Utah70.11.178.71.3
Vermont82.70.785.90.9
Virginia83.31.184.21.6
Washington78.10.581.90.9
West Virginia80.31.080.91.2
Wisconsin81.11.083.91.0
Wyoming76.70.977.71.2

a Estimates are age adjusted to the 2000 standard population using five age groups: 18–24, 25–34, 35–44, 45–64, 65 and over.

Key: SE: standard error.

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System.

 

Current as of September 2009
Internet Citation: Table 1_2_1-1: 2008 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. September 2009. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr08/1_cancer/T1_2_1-1.html