Percentage of Women aged 21 to 65 years 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 924 19.4 0.7 18.0 20.9
ETHNICITY
Non-Hispanic 881 19.6 0.7 18.1 21.0
Hispanic 39 18.1 3.3 11.7 24.5
RACE
White only 801 19.2 0.8 17.7 20.7
Black or African American only 45 16.5 3.2 10.1 22.8
Other race only 48 20.4 3.4 13.7 27.0
More than one race 23 30.7 6.9 17.2 44.1
EDUCATION
Less than high school 66 26.7 3.6 19.6 33.7
High school graduate or G.E.D 270 25.4 1.7 22.1 28.6
Some college 317 20.0 1.3 17.5 22.4
College graduate 271 12.1 0.8 10.5 13.8
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 115 27.7 3.2 21.5 33.9
$15,000 to $24,999 171 24.9 2.2 20.5 29.3
$25,000 to $34,999 100 21.5 2.5 16.7 26.3
$35,000 to $49,999 128 17.6 1.7 14.3 21.0
$50,000 or more 300 13.2 0.9 11.5 15.0
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed for wages/Self-employed 520 16.9 0.9 15.2 18.6
Out of work 72 28.0 3.6 20.9 35.2
Homemaker/Student 115 19.4 2.1 15.3 23.5
Retired 98 25.6 2.6 20.5 30.7
Unable to work 116 28.3 3.0 22.5 34.1
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED
None 175 21.0 2.0 17.2 24.9
1 to less than 20 hours 67 25.3 3.4 18.7 31.8
20 hours to less than 40 hours 140 16.3 1.6 13.2 19.4
40 plus hours 327 15.9 1.0 13.9 17.9
MARITAL STATUS
Married/member of an unmarried couple 522 16.7 0.8 15.1 18.3
Divorced/Separated 215 25.6 2.0 21.6 29.5
Widowed 71 36.3 4.3 27.8 44.7
Never married 112 21.8 2.4 17.1 26.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Not living with a disability 607 17.0 0.8 15.4 18.6
Living with a disability 312 28.6 1.8 25.2 32.1
POPULATION DENSITY
Frontier 53 24.0 3.5 17.2 30.9
Rural 130 29.0 2.7 23.7 34.3
Densely-settled rural 164 20.6 1.9 16.8 24.3
Semi-Urban 144 23.1 2.1 19.0 27.2
Urban 433 16.2 0.9 14.3 18.0
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS
Uninsured 228 29.8 2.2 25.4 34.2
Insured 692 16.8 0.7 15.3 18.2
DIABETES STATUS
No diabetes 783 18.4 0.8 16.9 19.9
Have diabetes 140 33.2 2.9 27.5 38.9
CURRENT ASTHMA STATUS
No current asthma 808 18.9 0.8 17.4 20.5
Current asthma 113 24.0 2.5 19.1 28.8
ARTHRITIS STATUS
No arthritis 585 17.5 0.9 15.8 19.1
Have arthritis 335 26.4 1.5 23.4 29.4
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR
<14 days mental health NOT good 736 18.1 0.8 16.6 19.6
14+ days mental health NOT good 173 26.8 2.3 22.3 31.3
SMOKING STATUS
Non-smoker 659 17.1 0.8 15.5 18.6
Current smoker 263 28.6 1.9 24.8 32.4
WEIGHT CATEGORY
Normal or Underweight, BMI<25 267 16.2 1.2 13.8 18.5
Overweight, 25<= BMI<30 229 19.2 1.5 16.3 22.1
Obese, BMI>=30 357 25.3 1.5 22.3 28.3
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY
Does not participate in leisure time physical activity 276 26.3 1.8 22.7 29.9
Participates in leisure time physical activity 648 17.3 0.8 15.8 18.9
VETERAN STATUS
Did not serve on active duty 904 19.5 0.8 18.0 20.9
Served on active duty 20 18.2 4.2 9.9 26.4

Numerator: Female respondents ages 21 to 65 years who reported they
had not had a pap smear within the past three years.
 
Denominator: Female respondents ages 21 to 65 years, excluding unknowns and refusals.