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Query Builder for New Mexico's Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS) Data - Chronic Heavy Drinking

The BRFSS Survey data in this IBIS-Q query module have been collected and maintained by the Survey Unit in the New Mexico Department of Health, Injury and Behavioral Epidemiology Bureau, in collaboration with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Getting Started

* Follow the steps to FILTER the data to a subpopulation (or leave the data unfiltered for statewide results), AND to select how to CLASSIFY variables, such as age and geography, that you want to use in the last step. * Use the last step, "How to display the data," to choose HOW TO GROUP your results and to make map and graph choices. [[br]] * When you are done selecting your query criteria, click "Submit" to get your query result.
  • Select the percentage to calculate.

  • Select the year or years you want to include.


  • Select geographic area(s) (respondent's residence). (Default is all New Mexico counties.) Use the selection map (above) if you'd like to select geographic areas by clicking on them.

  • First choose a coding scheme to use for age groups. (Default includes ages 18 years and older, in 4 age categories) Use these selections to filter the dataset to an age group (or leave the data unfiltered for statewide results), and to select which coding scheme for age group you want to use for stratification of your results when you select "Age group" in the last step, "How to display the data."









  • Would you like to include only males or only females in the results? Default includes all data records.

  • Make selections here to filter the dataset to a subpopulation. (Default includes ALL SURVEY RESPONDENTS) For statewide analyses, leave boxes unchecked. To group your results by these variables, select them in the last step, "How to display the data."

    • Select race/ethnicity category(ies). (Default includes ALL)

    • Select marital status category(ies). (Default includes ALL)

    • Select sexual orientation category(ies). (Default includes ALL)

    • Select education level category(ies). (Default includes ALL)

    • Select employment status category(ies). (Default includes ALL)

    • Select income level category(ies). (Default includes ALL)

The data and information provided through the NM-IBIS Query System are intended to support any individuals or entities engaged in activities designed solely to enhance the well-being of a specific community, which may include State of New Mexico. Allowed activities include informing evidence-based decision making in New Mexico to plan and improve health service delivery, evaluate health care interventions and systems, and inform health policy decisions. Other uses are not permissible.

As an NM-IBIS Query System user, I AGREE TO:
  1. Use the data for statistical reporting and analysis only.
  2. Avoid any attempt to identify or contact individual(s) represented in the NM-IBIS query system data.
  3. Avoid disclosure or use of the identity of any individual(s) discovered inadvertently.
  4. Avoid linkage of IBIS-PH query system data with other data that, after linkage, might allow identification of an individual represented in the IBIS-PH query system data.
  5. Use appropriate safeguards to prevent the identification of any individual(s) represented in the data, including when disclosing NM-IBIS Query System data to others.
  6. Report IMMEDIATELY any inadvertent or intentional identity disclosures or violations of this agreement of which I become aware to the Epidemiology and Response Division, New Mexico Department of Health, (505) 827-5274.

The information provided above is from the New Mexico Department of Health's NM-IBIS web site (http://ibis.health.state.nm.us). The information published on this website may be reproduced without permission. Please use the following citation: "Retrieved Tue, 17 September 2019 from New Mexico Department of Health, Indicator-Based Information System for Public Health Web site: http://ibis.health.state.nm.us".

Content updated: Fri, 10 Aug 2018 17:16:11 MDT