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2003 National Healthcare Quality Report

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Table 1.1a: National Screening for Breast Cancer, 2000

Mammograms within past two years, women age 40 and over, United States, 2000a
Population group Percent Standard error
Total 70.3 0.6
Age (not age adjusted)
40-64 71.3 0.7
65 and over 68.0 0.9
Race
American Indian or Alaska Native only 48.9 6.5
Asian or Pacific Islander only 55.5 4.7
Asian 55.6 4.7
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander DSU DSU
Black or African American only 67.8 1.6
White only 71.4 0.6
More than one race 69.1 6.5
Ethnicity
Hispanic 61.8 1.8
Total, non-Hispanic 71.1 0.6
Black or African American 67.9 1.6
White 72.2 0.6
Health insurance
Persons under age 65 75.8 0.7
Private 76.9 0.7
Public 64.7 2.1
Uninsured 41.6 1.9
Persons age 65 and over 67.9 0.9
Medicare + any private 71.7 1.0
Medicare + any public 58.9 2.5
Medicare only 62.3 2.0
Family income
< 100% of poverty level 55.2 1.9
100-199% of poverty level 56.0 1.6
200-399% of poverty level 69.2 1.1
>=400% of poverty level 81.4 1.0
Unknown 69.9 1.1
Education (persons age 25 and over)
Less than high school 57.0 1.4
High school graduate 68.9 0.9
At least some college 76.2 0.7
Residence location
MSA 71.0 0.7
Non-MSA 68.6 1.1

aMeasure is age adjusted.

DSU - Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality, or confidentiality.

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, National Health Interview Survey.

Tables Appendix Table 1.1b: Screening for Breast Cancer by State, 2001

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