Table 3

Cervical screening status

StatusWhite British women (n=11) (n)Ethnic minority women* (n=43) (n)
I have regular smear tests on the NHS926
I have had at least one smear test in the past, but it's more than 3/5 years since my last test06
I have had a smear test recently but in the past there were times when I missed or delayed a smear test17
I have regular smear tests but not in the UK01
I've never had a smear test01
I don't need to have smear tests because I've had a hysterectomy10
Other/missing01
  • *Missing data for one woman.

  • NHS, National Health Service.