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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Inadequate Sleep--By Risks, Conditions, and Quality of Life Measures

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%)
TOTAL 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
GENDER
Male 2,949 325 12.0 10.6-13.6 641 23.1 21.3-25.1 1,746 57.7 55.5-59.9 237 7.1 6.1- 8.3
Female 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
Have Health Insurance
Yes 5,641 615 11.8 10.8-13.0 1,185 21.6 20.4-23.0 3,379 58.8 57.2-60.4 462 7.7 6.9- 8.6
No 768 116 14.4 11.5-17.8 161 21.2 17.9-25.0 419 54.9 50.5-59.2 72 9.5 7.2-12.4
Body Mass Index
Underweight 95 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Recommended Range 1,792 163 9.4 7.8-11.4 348 19.3 17.2-21.7 1,133 63.2 60.4-65.9 148 8.0 6.6- 9.6
Overweight 2,128 219 11.5 9.8-13.4 431 21.3 19.2-23.5 1,317 60.1 57.5-62.7 161 7.1 5.9- 8.5
Obese 1,887 278 15.6 13.6-17.8 444 24.5 22.2-27.0 993 51.0 48.2-53.7 172 9.0 7.5-10.7
Current Smoker
Yes 1,063 209 20.1 17.2-23.4 253 23.1 20.1-26.4 503 48.8 45.0-52.6 98 8.0 6.3-10.2
No 5,185 501 10.3 9.3-11.4 1,063 21.5 20.1-22.9 3,200 60.4 58.7-62.0 421 7.8 7.0- 8.8
History of CVD**
Yes 751 117 20.1 16.2-24.7 146 18.2 15.2-21.7 385 48.2 43.6-52.8 103 13.5 10.7-16.9
No 5,619 604 11.1 10.1-12.2 1,199 22.1 20.8-23.5 3,391 59.4 57.8-61.0 425 7.4 6.6- 8.2
Binge Drinker
Yes 766 90 12.5 9.8-15.9 160 20.8 17.6-24.5 459 59.5 55.2-63.7 57 7.1 5.2- 9.7
No 5,258 596 12.0 10.9-13.2 1,123 22.1 20.8-23.6 3,105 58.0 56.4-59.7 434 7.8 7.0- 8.7
Heavy Drinker
Yes 389 35 7.6 5.1-11.2 79 21.7 17.1-27.1 234 60.4 54.5-66.1 41 10.3 7.2-14.6
No 5,612 647 12.2 11.2-13.4 1,197 21.9 20.6-23.3 3,315 58.2 56.6-59.8 453 7.7 6.9- 8.5
COPD
Yes 499 127 28.9 23.8-34.6 100 19.0 15.1-23.5 221 43.1 37.7-48.7 51 9.0 6.3-12.6
No 5,913 605 10.9 9.9-12.0 1,251 21.9 20.6-23.2 3,576 59.4 57.8-60.9 481 7.8 7.0- 8.7
Current Asthma
Yes 499 116 24.9 20.2-30.3 106 18.0 14.5-22.2 224 45.4 40.0-51.0 53 11.6 8.5-15.8
No 5,898 609 11.0 10.0-12.1 1,241 22.0 20.7-23.4 3,569 59.4 57.8-60.9 479 7.6 6.8- 8.4
Diabetes
Yes 867 142 18.3 15.2-22.0 171 19.7 16.7-23.1 445 49.3 45.2-53.4 109 12.6 10.1-15.8
No 5,556 590 11.4 10.3-12.5 1,182 21.9 20.6-23.3 3,359 59.4 57.8-61.0 425 7.3 6.5- 8.2
Disability1
Yes 1,555 314 22.8 20.0-25.7 327 21.8 19.2-24.5 724 44.4 41.2-47.5 190 11.1 9.4-13.1
No 4,116 337 8.7 7.7- 9.8 860 21.6 20.1-23.2 2,626 62.3 60.5-64.1 293 7.4 6.4- 8.4
Functional Disability1
Yes 1,801 348 22.0 19.5-24.6 403 22.8 20.4-25.3 824 43.5 40.7-46.4 226 11.7 10.0-13.7
No 4,461 362 8.6 7.6- 9.7 917 21.4 19.9-22.9 2,892 63.5 61.7-65.2 290 6.5 5.7- 7.4
Has two or more chronic diseases†
Yes 1,954 343 20.4 18.0-22.9 401 20.2 18.1-22.4 988 48.4 45.7-51.2 222 11.0 9.4-12.9
No 4,474 390 9.4 8.3-10.5 953 22.2 20.8-23.7 2,819 61.6 59.8-63.3 312 6.8 6.0- 7.8

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**History of cardiovascular disease includes history of heart attack or coronary heart disease or stroke.

†Chronic diseases include heart disease (heart attack/stoke/angina), current asthma, skin cancer, other cancer, COPD, arthritis, depression, kidney disease and diabetes.

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 phasing out next year, being replaced by Functional Disability.

^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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