Topics
A to Z
Data &
 Statistics
Forms &
Publications
News &
Advisories
Licensing &
Certification
Rules &
Regulations
Public Health
Directory
Print this Article   Bookmark and Share
Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS); 1996

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 1996

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
What is the main reason you have not had a Pap smear within the last three years?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Female Doc never said 11.0

10.0
10.4 15.6
Doc said not 10.6

5.0 8.0 8.3 13.3
Not needed 26.4

10.0 16.0 25.0 33.6
Cost/no insurance 9.8

15.0 16.0 22.9 1.6
Too young .4




.8
Too old 2.8




5.5
Had no time 10.6

5.0 30.0 8.3 4.7
Embarrassing to get 2.8

10.0 2.0 4.2 1.6
Painful 1.6




3.1
Afraid results 19.1

30.0 28.0 16.7 14.8
Don't know 4.9

15.0
4.2 5.5
Denominator is: All female survey respondents older than 40 who have not had a pap smear within the last three years.



What is the main reason you have not had a Pap smear within the last three years?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Female Total 246

20 50 48 128
Doc never said 27

2
5 20
Doc said not 26

1 4 4 17
Not needed 65

2 8 12 43
Cost/no insurance 24

3 8 11 2
Too young 1




1
Too old 7




7
Had no time 26

1 15 4 6
Embarrassing to get 7

2 1 2 2
Painful 4




4
Afraid results 47

6 14 8 19
Don't know 12

3
2 7
Denominator is: All female survey respondents older than 40 who have not had a pap smear within the last three years.
Return to Question Page