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2019 BRFSS Survey Results: Medicaid Region 5

Alcohol Screening & Brief Intervention (ASBI)

Were you offered advice about what level of drinking is harmful or risky for your health?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 2,782 665 24.5 22.7-26.5 2,117 75.5 73.5-77.3
Medicaid Region 5 381 86 23.1 18.4-28.5 295 76.9 71.5-81.6
GENDER
Male 138 36 26.3 18.6-35.7 102 73.7 64.3-81.4
Female 243 50 20.6 15.3-27.2 193 79.4 72.8-84.7
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 166 37 21.9 15.7-29.7 129 78.1 70.3-84.3
Non-Hispanic Black 123 32 27.2 18.7-37.9 91 72.8 62.1-81.3
Other 92 17 19.8 11.8-31.4 75 80.2 68.6-88.2
AGE
18-44 117 28 26.9 18.3-37.7 89 73.1 62.3-81.7
45-64 137 38 27.2 19.4-36.5 99 72.8 63.5-80.6
65+ 123 20 14.6 8.9-23.0 103 85.4 77.0-91.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 159 33 18.2 12.4-26.0 126 81.8 74.0-87.6
Some Post-H.S. 123 33 30.8 21.9-41.3 90 69.2 58.7-78.1
College Graduate 98 20 20.6 12.9-31.2 78 79.4 68.8-87.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 176 41 21.6 15.4-29.3 135 78.4 70.7-84.6
$50,000+ 117 23 25.4 16.8-36.5 94 74.6 63.5-83.2
Don't know/Not sure or Refused 88 22 22.7 14.4-33.9 66 77.3 66.1-85.6

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*Asked of respondents that had a checkup within the past 2 years and answered yes to Question 1, 2 or 3 of this module.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2019 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2019 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

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