Table 1_2_1-2b

2010 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports

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Table 1_2_1.2b
Women age 18 and over who received a Pap smear in the last 3 years,a by ethnicity, United States, 2008
    Non-HispanicHispanic, all races
  TotalAll racesWhiteBlack
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 75.60.576.00.576.60.679.31.273.71.3
Age18-4481.80.782.60.883.80.983.51.877.91.6
45-6478.80.878.90.979.01.082.22.078.22.4
65 and over50.11.349.91.349.11.559.03.052.94.0
Health insurance,b ages 18-64Private84.30.684.40.685.40.785.91.783.41.8
Public only79.81.379.41.478.31.881.62.582.32.6
Uninsured66.31.466.01.865.02.275.73.267.62.7
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare and private51.21.750.91.749.91.865.45.159.09.1
Medicare and public46.13.046.43.546.74.350.37.044.76.0
Medicare only50.32.049.52.248.62.557.24.557.55.5
Family incomecNegative/poor68.11.468.11.665.42.174.72.469.22.5
Near poor/low67.11.367.01.565.71.876.02.669.72.7
Middle74.20.974.41.074.51.280.72.473.52.4
High82.80.882.90.983.70.984.22.782.12.8
Education, age 25 and overLess than high school66.31.565.12.262.62.873.62.869.82.2
High school graduate72.01.172.31.272.41.375.82.572.82.8
At least some college81.30.681.30.681.60.786.41.481.92.2
Location of residencedMetropolitan76.30.576.80.677.30.780.01.274.01.4
  Large central metro75.20.975.51.076.61.378.51.974.61.7
  Large fringe metro78.10.978.31.078.61.179.22.279.13.0
  Medium metro76.31.177.41.277.21.386.02.169.23.0
  Small metro74.81.675.41.675.51.875.44.470.47.6
Micropolitan (nonmetropolitan)72.21.772.41.873.41.972.75.173.26.2
Noncore (nonmetropolitan)74.01.973.92.074.82.271.57.9DSUDSU
Activity limitations,d age 18 and overBasic activities71.51.671.91.671.01.976.93.371.63.5
Complex activities66.41.766.21.864.02.272.93.468.74.7
Neither basic nor complex activities78.20.578.70.679.50.781.61.576.01.6

a Estimates are age adjusted to the 2000 standard population.� Age data and health insurance data for age 65 and over are unadjusted.

b A small number of people who were covered by both public and private health insurance plans were included in the "private" category only.������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������

c Negative or poor refers to family incomes below the Federal poverty line for a given household size and composition; near poor/low, over the poverty line to just below 200 percent of the poverty line; middle, 200 percent to just below 400 percent of the poverty line; and high, 400 percent of the poverty line and over.

d For more information, see the National Health Interview Survey entry in Appendix A, Data Sources.����������������������������������������������������������������������

DSU - Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality, or confidentiality.

Key: SE: standard error.

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, National Health Interview Survey.

 

Current as of February 2011
Internet Citation: Table 1_2_1-2b: 2010 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. February 2011. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr10/1_cancer/T1_2_1-2b.html