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Table 1 Study Demographics from 2007 California Health Interview Survey (CHIS)

From: Health literacy and meeting breast and cervical cancer screening guidelines among Asians and whites in California

  Mammography sample Pap sample
Women 50–74 Women 21–65
All Asian White   All Asian White  
Unweighted N 11,163 957 10,206   15,210 1950 13,260  
   % % P value   % % P value
Received screening 85.2 82.0 85.9 0.022 87.2 79.3 89.3 <0.0001
Low health literacy 11.4 19.3 9.8 <0.0001 12.2 17.3 10.7 <0.0001
Demographics
 LEP 6.1 1.0 32.6 <0.001 4.63 1.0 19.3 <0.0001
 Education     <0.0001     <0.0001
  <HS 7.3 14.2 6.0   5.0 7.0 4.5  
  HS/some college 52.1 38.9 54.8   46.7 34.4 50.1  
  College 25.3 35.2 23.4   30.7 39.7 28.2  
  Grad school 15.2 11.7 15.9   18.9 17.2 17.1  
 Age group     <0.0001     <0.0001
  21–49   63.6 73.8 60.8  
  50–64 74.9 69.2 76.1   34.9 25.0 37.6  
  65+ 25.1 30.8 23.9   1.5 1.3 1.5  
 Below/near poverty 6.64 15.7 4.8 <0.0001 6.9 10.6 5.9 <0.0001
 Rural 15.0 3.4 17.4 <0.0001 13.5 4.8 15.9 <0.0001
 Insured   87.1 92.9 <0.0001 85.9 80.7 87.3 <0.0001
 Married 67.0 76.9 65.0 <0.0001 63.8 67.8 69.2 0.02
  1. All percentages are weighted
  2. P values of less than 0.05 were italicized