Percentage of Women Who Reported They Had Not Had
a Pap Smear within the Preceding Three Years

Subpopulation Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error Lower 95% Confidence
Limit
Upper 95% Confidence
Limit
TOTAL 578 16.4 0.9 14.7 18.2
  . . . . .
AGE GROUP . . . . .
18-24 years 30 21.5 3.7 14.3 28.6
25-34 years 42 7.1 1.1 4.9 9.4
35-44 years 89 12.7 1.4 10.0 15.4
45-54 years 101 13.8 1.4 11.1 16.5
55-64 years 93 17.3 1.8 13.9 20.8
65+ years 223 34.6 2.0 30.6 38.6
ETHNICITY . . . . .
Hispanic 33 16.5 4.3 8.0 24.9
Non-Hispanic 544 16.4 0.9 14.7 18.2
RACE . . . . .
White Only 513 16.3 0.9 14.5 18.0
Black Only 15 12.9 4.2 4.6 21.2
Other Race Only 39 18.7 4.3 10.3 27.1
More than One Race 9 20.9 8.8 3.6 38.2
EDUCATION . . . . .
Less than High School 70 24.6 3.4 18.0 31.2
High School Graduate or G.E.D. 233 24.3 2.0 20.3 28.3
Some College 151 15.1 1.6 12.0 18.2
College Graduate 123 9.7 1.2 7.4 11.9
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME . . . . .
Less than $15,000 79 23.2 3.2 17.0 29.4
$15,000 - $24,999 136 23.9 2.8 18.4 29.4
$25,000 - $34,999 69 16.3 2.1 12.2 20.5
$35,000 - $49,999 90 15.4 1.8 11.9 18.9
$50,000+ 98 9.7 1.3 7.2 12.2
EMPLOYMENT STATUS . . . . .
Employed for Wages / Self-Employed 260 12.8 1.0 10.8 14.8
Out of Work 19 19.2 5.7 8.1 30.3
Homemaker / Student 79 18.6 2.5 13.6 23.5
Retired 197 31.1 2.0 27.2 35.0
Unable to Work 22 17.9 4.1 10.0 25.9
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED . . . . .
None 245 22.6 1.8 19.1 26.1
1-19 Hours 29 19.2 4.8 9.8 28.7
20-39 Hours 70 13.5 2.0 9.6 17.4
40 + Hours 180 12.5 1.1 10.3 14.8
MARITAL STATUS . . . . .
Married / Member of Unmarried Couple 235 10.4 0.7 9.0 11.7
Divorced / Separated 100 18.5 2.1 14.5 22.6
Widowed 159 39.7 2.6 34.6 44.7
Never Married 83 29.2 3.7 21.9 36.5
DISABILITY STATUS . . . . .
Living with a Disability 181 22.0 1.9 18.4 25.7
Living without a Disability 395 15.2 1.0 13.2 17.2
POPULATION DENSITY . . . . .
Frontier 33 21.6 3.9 14.0 29.3
Rural 91 19.4 2.4 14.7 24.1
Densely-settled Rural 98 17.9 2.2 13.6 22.1
Semi-urban 126 17.8 2.1 13.8 21.9
Urban 227 14.2 1.3 11.7 16.8
SMOKING STATUS . . . . .
Current Smoker 130 16.9 1.6 13.7 20.0
Non-Smoker 448 16.4 1.0 14.4 18.4
DIABETES STATUS . . . . .
Has Diabetes 60 25.3 3.4 18.7 31.9
No Diabetes 518 16.0 0.9 14.1 17.8
WEIGHT CATEGORY . . . . .
Normal or Underweight (BMI <25) 252 17.5 1.5 14.5 20.5
Overweight (25 <= BMI < 30) 139 14.3 1.5 11.4 17.3
Obese (BMI >= 30) 159 17.0 1.5 14.0 19.9
SELF-PERCEIVED HEALTH STATUS . . . . .
Fair or Poor 117 23.1 2.7 17.8 28.3
Excellent to Good 457 15.4 0.9 13.6 17.3
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR . . . . .
14+ days mental health not good 61 15.4 2.3 10.8 19.9
<14 days mental health not good 508 16.6 1.0 14.7 18.5
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS . . . . .
Uninsured 118 29.8 3.4 23.1 36.5
Insured 459 14.1 0.8 12.5 15.7

Numerator: Female Respondents who reported they had
not had a Pap Smear within the preceding three years.
Denominator: Female respondents, excluding those
without a uterine cervix and unknowns and refusals.