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2018 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 4,647 523 11.9 10.7-13.1 1,058 23.5 22.0-25.1 2,700 57.3 55.5-59.1 366 7.3 6.4- 8.3
-Piedmont NC 2,097 215 11.1 9.5-12.8 487 24.4 22.3-26.7 1,240 57.6 55.0-60.1 155 6.9 5.8- 8.4
GENDER
Male 978 105 11.4 9.2-14.1 235 24.7 21.6-28.0 564 57.2 53.5-60.8 74 6.7 5.2- 8.8
Female 1,119 110 10.8 8.7-13.2 252 24.2 21.2-27.4 676 57.9 54.4-61.4 81 7.1 5.5- 9.2
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 1,359 121 9.8 8.0-11.9 285 21.6 19.1-24.4 851 61.6 58.4-64.6 102 7.0 5.6- 8.8
Non-Hispanic Black 425 69 16.7 12.9-21.3 126 32.2 27.0-37.9 197 43.9 38.5-49.5 33 7.2 4.7-10.8
Other 315 26 8.1 5.4-12.0 76 24.8 19.6-30.7 193 60.8 54.5-66.8 20 6.2 3.7-10.3
AGE
18-34 523 52 11.9 8.9-15.8 135 26.5 22.5-31.0 302 54.8 49.9-59.6 34 6.8 4.7- 9.6
35-44 292 32 10.8 7.3-15.7 70 26.2 20.5-32.8 180 59.3 52.5-65.7 *** *** ***
45-54 352 47 14.0 10.3-18.8 95 28.9 23.6-34.8 192 52.3 46.3-58.3 18 4.8 2.9- 8.0
55-64 347 47 14.5 10.7-19.4 76 19.9 15.7-24.9 202 59.1 53.1-64.8 22 6.5 4.0-10.3
65-74 339 21 4.9 3.1- 7.6 70 22.9 17.4-29.5 218 65.3 58.6-71.5 30 6.9 4.5-10.5
75+ 207 *** *** *** 33 14.4 9.5-21.2 124 60.2 51.3-68.5 38 21.3 14.5-30.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 221 30 14.0 9.4-20.3 35 16.8 11.5-23.8 132 57.4 49.4-65.1 24 11.8 7.5-18.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 464 57 12.8 9.6-16.9 101 22.6 18.5-27.4 261 56.7 51.5-61.8 45 7.8 5.6-10.7
Some Post-H.S. 557 68 12.2 9.4-15.7 161 30.6 26.3-35.3 294 50.9 46.1-55.7 34 6.3 4.2- 9.2
College Graduate 849 61 7.5 5.7- 9.7 190 22.9 19.8-26.3 547 64.8 61.1-68.3 51 4.8 3.5- 6.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 167 32 19.9 13.7-28.0 30 18.4 12.1-26.9 86 50.6 41.7-59.5 19 11.1 6.1-19.4
$15,000- 24,999 273 41 15.9 11.6-21.6 58 21.9 16.6-28.3 148 52.5 45.5-59.4 26 9.7 6.3-14.6
$25,000- 34,999 158 18 16.4 9.9-26.1 38 23.3 16.5-31.9 87 50.1 40.9-59.3 15 10.2 5.8-17.2
$35,000- 49,999 234 29 11.7 7.8-17.3 65 29.3 22.9-36.6 126 53.1 45.6-60.5 14 5.9 3.3-10.1
$50,000- 74,999 289 21 9.3 5.6-15.2 64 24.4 18.7-31.0 189 61.3 54.2-67.9 *** *** ***
$75,000+ 594 39 7.7 5.5-10.8 149 26.3 22.3-30.7 377 61.2 56.5-65.7 29 4.8 3.1- 7.3
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY
Yes 554 93 18.0 14.4-22.2 144 26.8 22.6-31.5 257 45.4 40.4-50.5 60 9.8 7.1-13.3
No 1,478 113 8.6 7.0-10.6 326 23.2 20.7-26.0 949 62.1 59.1-65.0 90 6.1 4.8- 7.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 232 33 15.2 10.6-21.2 59 25.0 19.1-32.0 113 51.1 43.7-58.6 27 8.7 5.7-13.2
Non-Veteran 1,863 183 10.7 9.1-12.6 425 24.2 21.9-26.6 1,127 58.3 55.6-61.0 128 6.8 5.5- 8.3
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT1
Urban 1,148 111 10.5 8.6-12.8 274 25.0 22.1-28.1 682 58.3 54.9-61.6 81 6.2 4.8- 8.0
Regional City or Suburban County 504 52 11.4 8.4-15.3 122 25.8 21.5-30.6 293 55.7 50.5-60.8 37 7.1 4.9-10.3
Rural 447 53 12.3 9.1-16.5 91 21.0 16.8-26.0 266 58.1 52.5-63.4 37 8.6 5.8-12.5
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 1,179 109 10.1 8.2-12.4 300 26.8 23.9-29.9 720 58.4 55.1-61.7 50 4.7 3.5- 6.3
Unemployed 73 15 18.2 10.3-30.3 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 509 37 6.6 4.6- 9.5 91 17.3 13.5-21.9 318 64.4 59.0-69.5 63 11.6 8.4-15.9
Unable to Work 130 37 31.3 22.6-41.4 27 20.8 13.9-30.0 46 36.7 27.2-47.3 20 11.3 6.8-18.1
Other not in Labor Force 182 15 10.5 6.0-17.8 42 21.7 15.8-29.1 110 57.9 49.5-65.9 15 9.8 5.7-16.5
POVERTY LEVEL2
Less than 50% 56 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 147 23 16.4 10.5-24.9 34 24.6 17.0-34.1 76 48.9 39.3-58.6 14 10.1 5.6-17.5
101% to 150% 247 43 19.8 14.5-26.6 52 21.6 16.2-28.3 134 52.5 45.3-59.6 18 6.0 3.5-10.0
151% to 200% 112 15 15.9 9.2-26.1 23 18.6 11.5-28.5 *** *** *** 16 16.6 9.8-26.6
More than 200% 1,119 85 8.5 6.7-10.8 277 26.1 23.1-29.3 694 59.9 56.5-63.2 63 5.5 4.1- 7.3
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER3
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 114 *** *** *** 25 21.4 14.0-31.2 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 831 101 13.0 10.4-16.0 209 25.0 21.7-28.6 452 54.2 50.1-58.2 69 7.9 5.9-10.5
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 1,154 106 10.0 8.1-12.3 253 24.2 21.3-27.4 720 59.8 56.4-63.1 75 6.0 4.6- 7.7

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2018 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2018 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

1Based on U.S Census Bureau population estimates at the county level. Please see the BRFSS 2018 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

2Based on 2018 U.S Census Bureau poverty threshold incomes. Please see the BRFSS 2018 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

3NC Dept. of Commerce County Tier Classification, based on respondentís county of residence.
Please see the BRFSS 2018 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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