Table 6.

Prevalence (%) of cancer screening test utilization, adults, by state, BRFSS 2012

Breast cancer screening among women ≥40 yearsCervical cancer screening among women 21–65 yearsColorectal cancer screening among men and women ≥50 years
StateMammogram in the past yearPap test in the past 3 yearsFOBT in past yearEndoscopyaCombined FOBT/endoscopyb
Alabama59.084.09.763.666.6
Alaska53.683.56.854.656.8
Arizona53.078.89.956.960.0
Arkansas49.879.09.156.359.5
California58.585.619.559.968.6
Colorado52.385.510.061.265.8
Connecticut65.988.010.870.172.8
Delaware67.688.97.871.272.6
District of Columbia62.688.114.965.469.1
Florida59.080.413.663.868.0
Georgia62.184.412.365.168.5
Hawaii58.682.213.157.864.2
Idaho49.174.67.759.962.2
Illinois57.785.76.960.062.2
Indiana52.480.49.057.861.1
Iowa61.087.09.064.867.3
Kansas60.084.811.162.666.2
Kentucky57.381.69.061.664.3
Louisiana60.085.010.858.362.3
Maine65.087.99.071.073.2
Maryland64.888.211.868.371.2
Massachusetts72.189.610.972.875.8
Michigan59.286.29.667.369.6
Minnesota63.487.85.369.471.2
Mississippi52.480.911.456.559.5
Missouri58.482.38.061.764.9
Montana50.482.26.454.757.5
Nebraska54.483.97.559.362.2
Nevada49.677.412.655.359.5
New Hampshire64.686.98.073.275.2
New Jersey61.284.98.461.263.6
New Mexico49.983.08.656.059.3
New York62.082.68.768.070.3
North Carolina61.586.311.666.569.9
North Dakota58.284.38.356.559.4
Ohio60.384.59.460.664.2
Oklahoma52.481.07.957.160.3
Oregon53.980.310.161.666.0
Pennsylvania59.883.29.264.367.6
Rhode Island67.088.78.971.373.8
South Carolina54.382.17.563.665.8
South Dakota61.586.78.460.863.5
Tennessee56.585.810.963.766.4
Texas53.680.68.857.260.3
Utah50.179.13.566.968.3
Vermont61.286.88.668.871.6
Virginia64.387.49.566.068.4
Washington55.683.010.464.868.5
West Virginia58.380.912.959.763.8
Wisconsin63.485.27.270.072.6
Wyoming47.379.95.455.257.4
  • aSigmoidoscopy in the past 5 years or colonoscopy in the past 10 years.

  • bFOBT in the past year, sigmoidoscopy in the past 5 years, or colonoscopy in the past 10 years.