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2019 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Regions

Alcohol Screening & Brief Intervention (ASBI)

Healthcare providers may also advise patients to drink less for various reasons.
At your last routine checkup, were you advised to reduce or quit your drinking?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 2,246 207 9.4 8.0-10.9 2,039 90.6 89.1-92.0
NC ASSOCIATION OF LOCAL HEALTH DIRECTOR REGIONS
Region 1 & 2 216 16 7.0 4.1-11.7 200 93.0 88.3-95.9
Region 3 226 19 7.7 4.5-12.9 207 92.3 87.1-95.5
Region 4 414 33 8.9 6.1-12.8 381 91.1 87.2-93.9
Region 5 331 29 8.3 5.5-12.5 302 91.7 87.5-94.5
Region 6 226 26 12.0 7.7-18.1 200 88.0 81.9-92.3
Region 7 364 39 11.6 8.4-16.0 325 88.4 84.0-91.6
Region 8 280 21 6.8 4.3-10.7 259 93.2 89.3-95.7
Region 9 & 10 189 24 11.9 7.6-18.0 165 88.1 82.0-92.4
STATE REGIONS
Eastern NC 733 74 10.4 8.0-13.3 659 89.6 86.7-92.0
Piedmont 1,221 109 9.1 7.4-11.2 1,112 90.9 88.8-92.6
Western NC 292 24 7.2 4.5-11.3 268 92.8 88.7-95.5
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 172 13 6.9 3.8-12.1 159 93.1 87.9-96.2
Northwest 380 32 8.5 5.7-12.5 348 91.5 87.5-94.3
Charlotte 310 23 8.4 5.3-12.9 287 91.6 87.1-94.7
Greensboro 248 18 7.4 4.3-12.4 230 92.6 87.6-95.7
Southern Regional 298 34 12.7 8.6-18.4 264 87.3 81.6-91.4
Southeast 128 *** *** *** 120 94.5 88.9-97.3
Wake 415 47 11.1 8.2-14.9 368 88.9 85.1-91.8
Area L & Eastern 295 32 11.0 7.4-15.9 263 89.0 84.1-92.6
NC MEDICAID MANAGED CARE REGIONS
Region 1 274 20 7.4 4.5-12.0 254 92.6 88.0-95.5
Region 2 294 26 9.2 5.8-14.1 268 90.8 85.9-94.2
Region 3 288 22 7.9 5.0-12.4 266 92.1 87.6-95.0
Region 4 313 28 8.8 5.7-13.2 285 91.2 86.8-94.3
Region 5 294 32 10.7 7.2-15.5 262 89.3 84.5-92.8
Region 6 262 25 9.6 6.2-14.5 237 90.4 85.5-93.8

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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.

See Technical Notes for counties in Local Health Director, State and AHEC regions.

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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