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Table 2 Health care access (N = 29)

From: Health status among black African-born women in Kansas City: a preliminary assessment

Question N Percent
How would you rate your health? 29  
Very good 11 37.9
Good 14 48.3
Fair 4 13.8
Where do you get most of your health care? 29  
Community health clinic 2 6.9
Primary care doctor 18 62.1
Free clinic 2 6.9
Health department 6 20.7
Other 1 3.4
When was your last routine check up? 29  
Less than a year 11 39.3
1–2 years 10 35.7
2–5 years 1 3.6
5 or more years 2 7.1
Don’t know/not sure 3 10.7
Never 1 3.6
How long since last teeth cleaning? 28  
Less than a year 10 35.7
1–2 years 6 21.4
2–5 years 3 10.7
5 or more years 1 3.6
Never 8 28.6
Do you currently have health insurance? 26  
No insurance 11 42.3
Private insurance 9 34.6
Other 4 15.4
Prefer not to respond 2 7.7
Have you ever had a clinical breast exam? 26  
Yes 19 73.1
How long since your last clinical breast exam? 25  
Less than a year 7 28.0
1–2 years 6 24.0
2–5 years 2 8.0
5 or more years 3 12.0
Never 4 16.0
Not sure/don’t know 3 12.0
Have you ever had a mammogram? 22  
Yes 10 45.4
How long since your last mammogram? 10  
Less than a year 3 30.0
1–2 years 1 10.0
2–5 years 2 20.0
5 or more years 4 40.0
Have you ever had a Pap test? 27  
Yes 20 74.1
How long since your last Pap test? 25  
Less than a year 11 40.7
1–2 years 5 18.5
2–5 years 2 7.4
5 or more years 2 7.4
Never 5 18.5
Not sure/don’t know 2 7.4
  1. Italicized texts represent total number of respondents per question