Table 6.

Applying race/ethnicity–specific sensitivity and specificity estimates from the present meta-analysis to results from the 2000 NHIS

Observed
Self-report accuracy
Adjusted
PrevalenceDisparitySeSpPrevalenceDisparity
Pap smear in the past 3 y (ages 25+)
White83Reference0.950.4873Reference
    Black84−10.950.315815
Hispanic7760.930.395122
Mammogram in the past 2 y (ages 40+)
White72Reference0.970.6258Reference
Black6840.970.493721
Hispanic61110.830.482830