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Cervical screening in Australia 2013–2014 presents the latest national statistics monitoring the National Cervical Screening Program, which aims to reduce incidence, morbidity and mortality from cervical cancer.
It is estimated that there will be 750 women aged 20–69 diagnosed with cervical cancer in 2016
12% of women with a negative Pap test in 2013 rescreened earlier than the recommended 2 years
In 2013, of the women sent a 27-month reminder letter by a screening register, 33% rescreened within 3 months
Incidence and mortality were higher in Indigenous women than in non-Indigenous women
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