Around the world, particularly in rural areas, developing, and 3rd world countries, survivability rates plummet by 20%. This is a direct reflection of the ability of healthcare systems to meet the needs of women in remote and economically depressed areas. In many areas, access to the necessary care isn’t limited. All the same, there are numerous reasons women choose to either postpone screening or skip it all together. Like most preventative healthcare, the perceived benefits simply don’t outweigh the objections.