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2013 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Inadequate Sleep

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

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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 8,648 1,077 12.4 11.5-13.4 1,915 23.1 21.9-24.3 4,848 56.1 54.7-57.6 808 8.3 7.5- 9.2
-Piedmont NC 5,044 578 11.1 9.9-12.3 1,123 23.1 21.5-24.8 2,899 58.0 56.1-59.8 444 7.9 6.9- 9.0
GENDER
Male 1,993 216 10.5 8.9-12.4 436 22.7 20.4-25.2 1,171 59.0 56.1-61.7 170 7.8 6.4- 9.6
Female 3,051 362 11.6 10.0-13.3 687 23.5 21.4-25.7 1,728 57.0 54.5-59.5 274 7.9 6.7- 9.4
RACE
White 3,651 377 10.0 8.7-11.5 754 21.9 20.1-23.9 2,209 60.7 58.5-62.9 311 7.4 6.3- 8.7
African American 967 159 15.3 12.6-18.5 277 27.7 24.1-31.6 436 47.7 43.5-51.9 95 9.3 7.1-12.1
Other minorities 354 35 9.0 5.8-13.8 77 22.6 17.6-28.4 210 59.5 53.0-65.6 32 8.9 6.0-13.1
HISPANIC
Hispanic 320 23 7.1 4.3-11.4 65 19.8 15.2-25.4 205 63.8 57.4-69.7 27 9.3 6.2-13.7
Non-Hispanic 4,696 548 11.4 10.2-12.7 1,052 23.4 21.8-25.1 2,681 57.5 55.5-59.4 415 7.8 6.7- 8.9
AGE
18-34 823 100 11.7 9.3-14.6 198 23.1 20.0-26.6 460 55.4 51.3-59.4 65 9.8 7.4-12.8
35-54 1,588 214 12.9 11.0-15.0 387 25.3 22.6-28.2 899 57.3 54.2-60.4 88 4.5 3.5- 5.8
55-64 997 110 8.6 6.7-10.8 243 24.8 21.5-28.5 562 58.9 54.9-62.8 82 7.7 5.9-10.0
65-74 889 92 9.7 7.4-12.6 162 17.3 14.3-20.8 542 62.8 58.4-66.9 93 10.3 7.7-13.5
75+ 702 58 6.9 4.9- 9.6 124 17.1 13.9-21.0 408 61.9 57.2-66.4 112 14.1 11.3-17.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 639 116 18.1 14.3-22.7 134 21.3 17.4-25.7 318 51.1 46.0-56.1 71 9.5 7.1-12.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,338 171 12.2 10.1-14.7 320 24.3 21.3-27.5 713 54.3 50.7-57.9 134 9.2 7.2-11.6
Some Post-H.S. 1,326 161 10.2 8.3-12.5 301 24.8 21.7-28.2 741 56.8 53.1-60.4 123 8.2 6.4-10.5
College Graduate 1,736 129 7.1 5.7- 8.8 367 21.1 18.7-23.7 1,125 66.4 63.4-69.3 115 5.4 4.0- 7.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 540 127 25.4 20.4-31.1 134 24.2 19.6-29.3 217 41.7 36.1-47.4 62 8.8 6.0-12.8
$15,000- 24,999 862 137 14.8 12.0-18.1 198 25.3 21.7-29.3 423 48.8 44.5-53.2 104 11.1 8.7-14.0
$25,000- 34,999 469 60 15.4 11.5-20.3 100 20.7 15.9-26.4 273 59.8 53.7-65.6 36 4.2 2.8- 6.2
$35,000- 49,999 595 64 11.5 8.2-15.9 133 24.8 20.3-29.9 354 57.5 52.0-62.7 44 6.2 4.3- 9.0
$50,000+ 1,601 98 5.5 4.2- 7.1 345 22.5 19.9-25.4 1,067 66.3 63.2-69.4 91 5.6 4.2- 7.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,304 263 19.5 16.7-22.6 312 25.1 21.9-28.6 562 44.3 40.6-48.1 167 11.1 9.0-13.6
No 3,669 304 8.6 7.5-10.0 793 22.5 20.7-24.4 2,301 61.8 59.6-63.9 271 7.1 6.0- 8.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 564 71 13.1 9.8-17.2 114 22.0 17.7-26.9 320 57.3 51.9-62.5 59 7.7 5.6-10.5
Non-Veteran 4,477 507 10.9 9.7-12.2 1,008 23.2 21.6-25.0 2,577 58.0 56.0-60.0 385 7.9 6.8- 9.1
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 1,815 210 10.7 9.0-12.7 418 24.2 21.5-27.2 1,005 56.0 52.8-59.2 182 9.0 7.4-10.9
No 3,229 368 11.2 9.8-12.7 705 22.7 20.8-24.7 1,894 58.7 56.4-61.0 262 7.4 6.2- 8.8

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2013
are NOT comparable to 2010 and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2013 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.

Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
**Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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