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2014 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 7,135 721 10.6 9.8-11.5 1,513 21.7 20.6-22.9 4,232 58.3 56.9-59.7 669 9.4 8.6-10.3
-Piedmont NC 3,930 377 9.8 8.7-11.0 837 21.8 20.3-23.4 2,369 59.2 57.3-61.0 347 9.2 8.2-10.4
GENDER
Male 1,713 151 9.5 7.9-11.4 358 21.9 19.6-24.3 1,060 60.0 57.2-62.8 144 8.6 7.1-10.4
Female 2,217 226 10.1 8.7-11.7 479 21.7 19.7-23.8 1,309 58.3 55.8-60.8 203 9.8 8.4-11.6
RACE
White 2,750 222 8.7 7.5-10.1 553 21.0 19.2-22.9 1,750 61.8 59.5-64.0 225 8.5 7.3-10.0
African American 798 119 13.1 10.7-16.0 206 25.0 21.7-28.5 384 50.4 46.3-54.5 89 11.5 9.1-14.5
Other minorities 326 31 10.2 6.7-15.3 66 20.7 15.7-26.9 202 60.2 53.6-66.5 27 8.8 5.8-13.2
HISPANIC
Hispanic 321 23 6.8 4.3-10.6 64 18.4 14.0-23.8 207 65.0 58.7-70.8 27 9.8 6.5-14.6
Non-Hispanic 3,578 351 10.1 8.9-11.4 766 22.1 20.5-23.8 2,142 58.6 56.6-60.5 319 9.2 8.1-10.5
AGE
18-34 739 71 9.3 7.1-11.9 163 20.9 17.8-24.5 425 58.2 54.1-62.2 80 11.6 9.2-14.6
35-54 1,192 122 10.5 8.6-12.7 297 24.3 21.7-27.1 694 58.3 55.2-61.4 79 6.9 5.4- 8.7
55-64 763 86 11.6 9.3-14.5 183 25.3 21.9-28.9 439 55.3 51.3-59.2 55 7.7 5.8-10.2
65-74 682 58 8.3 6.2-10.9 97 14.8 12.0-18.1 457 66.9 62.7-70.8 70 10.1 7.8-13.0
75+ 487 35 8.1 5.7-11.4 81 14.7 11.5-18.7 314 64.2 59.1-69.1 57 12.9 9.5-17.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 462 65 14.8 11.2-19.3 75 16.3 12.5-21.0 259 52.6 47.1-58.1 63 16.3 12.4-21.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 991 117 11.3 9.2-13.9 227 22.0 19.1-25.2 541 56.2 52.5-59.9 106 10.4 8.4-12.8
Some Post-H.S. 1,004 113 10.3 8.4-12.6 225 24.0 21.0-27.3 586 57.7 54.1-61.3 80 8.0 6.2-10.3
College Graduate 1,456 82 5.4 4.2- 6.8 306 22.1 19.7-24.7 973 66.8 64.0-69.5 95 5.6 4.5- 7.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 435 95 21.5 17.2-26.6 92 20.8 16.6-25.6 195 43.9 38.4-49.5 53 13.8 10.2-18.4
$15,000- 24,999 608 66 10.2 7.9-13.2 142 24.2 20.0-28.9 326 52.7 47.9-57.5 74 12.9 9.9-16.5
$25,000- 34,999 349 41 13.6 9.9-18.5 67 19.6 15.1-25.0 209 58.3 52.1-64.3 32 8.5 5.6-12.6
$35,000- 49,999 430 46 11.2 7.9-15.5 98 25.9 21.0-31.5 253 56.5 50.5-62.2 33 6.5 4.2- 9.8
$50,000+ 1,344 67 5.0 3.8- 6.5 281 22.1 19.5-24.8 920 67.8 64.8-70.7 76 5.1 4.0- 6.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 942 172 20.4 17.4-23.7 199 21.4 18.4-24.7 473 48.0 44.1-51.9 98 10.2 8.1-12.8
No 2,838 186 6.9 5.9- 8.2 607 21.8 20.1-23.7 1,807 62.4 60.3-64.6 238 8.8 7.6-10.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 469 56 14.2 10.5-19.0 106 23.9 19.6-28.9 272 55.3 49.7-60.6 35 6.6 4.6- 9.4
Non-Veteran 3,451 320 9.3 8.2-10.5 730 21.6 19.9-23.3 2,090 59.6 57.6-61.6 311 9.5 8.4-10.8
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 1,495 158 11.5 9.6-13.8 309 20.8 18.4-23.5 879 56.7 53.6-59.8 149 10.9 9.1-13.1
No 2,435 219 8.8 7.6-10.2 528 22.4 20.4-24.4 1,490 60.6 58.3-62.9 198 8.2 7.0- 9.7

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2014 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2014 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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