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2013 BRFSS Survey Results: Western 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
-Western NC 981 117 12.1 9.6-15.3 216 24.5 21.0-28.4 555 56.1 51.9-60.2 93 7.3 5.4- 9.7
GENDER
Male 391 47 12.5 8.9-17.3 81 24.1 18.9-30.1 227 57.2 50.9-63.3 36 6.2 4.1- 9.4
Female 590 70 11.8 8.4-16.4 135 24.9 20.4-30.0 328 55.1 49.4-60.6 57 8.2 5.5-12.1
RACE
White 866 104 11.6 9.1-14.8 192 25.4 21.7-29.5 490 55.8 51.4-60.1 80 7.2 5.2- 9.8
Other minorities 106 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 118 16 13.9 7.8-23.5 38 32.3 23.4-42.7 55 48.3 38.0-58.7 *** *** ***
35-54 262 38 14.8 10.0-21.2 72 28.7 22.3-36.0 139 50.8 43.2-58.3 *** *** ***
55-64 211 22 8.4 5.1-13.8 41 18.6 12.7-26.4 132 67.3 58.7-74.9 *** *** ***
65-74 213 22 10.5 6.3-17.2 36 15.0 10.1-21.7 131 64.5 56.1-72.2 24 9.9 6.0-15.8
75+ 167 *** *** *** 26 16.1 9.9-25.1 93 59.3 49.0-68.9 31 16.0 10.0-24.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 128 *** *** *** 29 21.4 13.9-31.4 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 295 44 14.0 9.6-19.9 61 22.7 16.7-29.9 161 55.1 47.4-62.5 29 8.2 5.2-12.8
Some Post-H.S. 264 31 9.8 6.3-14.9 70 28.5 22.1-35.8 146 57.3 49.7-64.5 17 4.4 2.5- 7.7
College Graduate 291 *** *** *** 55 23.6 17.0-31.9 185 63.8 55.9-71.1 32 6.6 4.3-10.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 143 32 22.4 14.2-33.6 32 24.2 15.7-35.5 *** *** *** 15 9.5 5.2-16.6
$15,000- 24,999 194 27 12.8 7.6-20.8 39 25.0 17.0-35.2 101 51.9 42.0-61.6 *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 102 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 116 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000+ 239 *** *** *** 55 26.8 20.1-34.7 156 62.6 54.5-70.1 *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 336 64 21.7 16.0-28.8 79 21.9 16.5-28.4 147 44.5 37.2-52.0 46 11.9 7.5-18.5
No 635 52 8.3 5.8-11.9 133 25.4 21.1-30.2 403 60.9 55.7-65.8 47 5.4 3.8- 7.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 138 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 843 103 12.2 9.4-15.7 192 24.7 20.9-28.8 469 56.2 51.6-60.7 79 7.0 5.0- 9.5
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 699 90 12.9 9.9-16.7 152 24.2 20.2-28.7 391 55.6 50.7-60.3 66 7.3 5.2-10.2
No 282 27 9.3 5.5-15.5 64 25.6 18.9-33.7 164 58.1 49.7-66.0 27 7.0 4.1-11.8

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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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