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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Inadequate Sleep-Females

On average, how many hours of sleep do you get in a 24-hour period?

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  Total
Respond.^
1-5 hrs. 6 hrs. 7-8 hrs. 9+ hrs.
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,428 733 12.1 11.1-13.2 1,354 21.7 20.5-23.0 3,806 58.3 56.8-59.7 535 7.9 7.2- 8.8
-FEMALES 3,479 408 12.2 10.9-13.7 713 20.3 18.7-22.0 2,060 58.8 56.7-60.8 298 8.7 7.6- 9.9
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 2,343 244 10.8 9.3-12.6 450 19.6 17.7-21.7 1,465 61.8 59.3-64.2 184 7.8 6.5- 9.3
Non-Hispanic Black 725 104 15.9 12.6-19.7 181 24.7 21.1-28.6 365 49.1 44.6-53.6 75 10.4 7.9-13.4
Other 57 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 656 81 12.6 9.8-16.0 131 17.3 14.3-20.7 385 60.3 55.8-64.7 59 9.8 7.5-12.8
35-44 472 63 11.3 8.4-15.0 116 26.0 21.5-31.0 262 56.0 50.7-61.2 31 6.7 4.5- 9.8
45-54 555 76 12.8 9.9-16.3 138 25.6 21.6-30.1 313 56.0 51.1-60.7 28 5.6 3.7- 8.4
55-64 675 83 14.0 10.7-18.2 133 19.2 15.8-23.1 413 59.5 54.7-64.1 46 7.2 5.1-10.2
65-74 653 64 10.8 8.2-14.2 122 18.3 15.0-22.0 399 60.8 56.2-65.3 68 10.1 7.6-13.3
75+ 425 37 11.2 7.4-16.6 68 16.0 12.3-20.6 260 58.9 52.9-64.7 60 13.8 10.3-18.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 322 60 21.0 15.9-27.2 60 16.3 12.2-21.4 157 49.9 43.2-56.6 45 12.8 9.2-17.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 925 121 12.2 10.0-14.8 186 19.7 16.8-23.0 521 56.9 53.0-60.8 97 11.2 8.8-14.1
Some Post-H.S. 1,054 137 13.2 10.8-16.1 226 22.0 19.1-25.2 602 56.6 52.9-60.3 89 8.2 6.4-10.5
College Graduate 1,170 90 7.0 5.5- 9.0 241 20.9 18.2-23.9 773 67.0 63.7-70.2 66 5.0 3.8- 6.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 374 70 19.0 14.5-24.5 77 18.5 14.1-23.9 182 49.9 43.6-56.2 45 12.6 8.9-17.4
$15,000- 24,999 605 93 16.3 12.9-20.3 122 20.6 16.9-24.9 318 51.5 46.4-56.5 72 11.7 8.9-15.1
$25,000- 34,999 313 35 12.4 8.4-17.8 74 21.5 16.6-27.4 181 57.8 50.9-64.5 23 8.3 5.0-13.5
$35,000- 49,999 432 37 8.0 5.3-12.1 111 26.5 21.6-32.1 247 57.4 51.3-63.2 37 8.1 5.4-11.8
$50,000- 74,999 419 30 6.2 4.1- 9.4 88 21.8 17.4-27.0 266 62.6 56.8-68.0 35 9.4 6.5-13.6
$75,000+ 673 53 7.0 5.1- 9.5 118 19.0 15.7-22.9 471 69.2 64.9-73.2 31 4.7 3.1- 7.2
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 882 191 24.9 21.2-28.9 176 19.5 16.5-22.9 409 44.7 40.5-48.9 106 11.0 8.7-13.8
No 2,241 177 7.9 6.7- 9.5 462 20.7 18.7-22.8 1,436 63.0 60.5-65.5 166 8.4 7.0-10.0
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 1,025 200 22.1 18.9-25.6 230 22.6 19.6-25.8 467 43.6 39.9-47.4 128 11.7 9.5-14.4
No 2,370 197 8.5 7.2-10.1 462 19.4 17.5-21.4 1,552 64.7 62.3-67.1 159 7.4 6.1- 8.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 85 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 3,393 383 11.9 10.5-13.3 701 20.4 18.8-22.1 2,015 59.0 56.9-61.1 294 8.7 7.6-10.0
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT2
Urban 931 88 9.5 7.5-12.0 203 21.6 18.7-24.7 562 59.9 56.2-63.5 78 9.0 7.1-11.4
Regional City or Suburban County 795 84 11.4 8.8-14.8 149 17.5 14.7-20.8 495 62.9 58.7-67.0 67 8.1 6.1-10.7
Rural 1,753 236 15.0 12.9-17.4 361 21.0 18.6-23.6 1,003 55.3 52.2-58.3 153 8.7 7.1-10.6
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 1,584 160 10.4 8.6-12.5 372 23.7 21.3-26.3 971 59.9 56.9-62.8 81 6.0 4.7- 7.7
Unemployed 129 18 15.6 9.3-24.9 30 20.6 13.8-29.7 *** *** *** 15 10.0 5.4-17.8
Retired 1,003 92 10.6 8.2-13.6 184 17.8 15.1-20.8 614 59.8 55.9-63.5 113 11.8 9.5-14.7
Unable to Work 345 94 30.7 24.6-37.6 60 16.5 12.2-21.8 146 41.2 34.7-48.0 45 11.7 8.1-16.4
Other not in Labor Force 403 40 8.2 5.8-11.6 65 15.7 11.9-20.4 256 65.5 59.8-70.8 42 10.5 7.6-14.5
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 145 26 15.6 9.7-24.0 24 14.6 8.7-23.3 76 57.3 47.3-66.7 19 12.5 7.4-20.4
50% to 100% 312 63 19.1 14.4-24.9 61 16.4 12.3-21.6 153 51.7 44.8-58.6 35 12.8 8.9-17.9
101% to 150% 539 75 15.6 12.0-20.0 128 26.1 21.6-31.1 280 49.3 44.0-54.5 56 9.1 6.6-12.4
151% to 200% 227 28 13.4 8.5-20.3 51 20.6 15.0-27.6 127 56.6 47.9-64.9 21 9.4 5.3-16.2
More than 200% 1,550 122 7.0 5.7- 8.7 311 20.8 18.4-23.4 1,009 64.9 62.0-67.7 108 7.2 5.8- 9.0
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 720 94 13.2 10.1-17.0 145 19.3 15.8-23.3 411 57.3 52.3-62.2 70 10.2 7.5-13.8
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 1,257 174 15.5 13.1-18.3 253 20.2 17.6-23.0 730 56.2 52.7-59.6 100 8.1 6.4-10.2
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 1,502 140 9.8 8.1-11.9 315 20.7 18.4-23.2 919 60.8 57.9-63.7 128 8.6 7.1-10.4

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2016
are NOT comparable to 2010 and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

1Disability Status will be replaced by Functional Disability in 2017. Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

2Based on the North Carolina Rural Centerís classification. Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

3Based on 2016 U.S Census Bureau poverty threshold incomes. Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

4NC Dept. of Commerce County Tier Classification, based on respondentís county of residence.
Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for 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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