2020 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina

Inadequate Sleep

Getting recommended hours of sleep*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,647 3,673 65.2 63.7-66.8 1,974 34.8 33.2-36.3
-Eastern NC 2,035 1,239 62.3 59.5-64.9 796 37.7 35.1-40.5
GENDER
Male 928 569 60.9 56.8-64.8 359 39.1 35.2-43.2
Female 1,107 670 63.6 59.9-67.2 437 36.4 32.8-40.1
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 1,226 770 63.6 60.2-66.9 456 36.4 33.1-39.8
Non-Hispanic Black 482 254 55.3 49.5-60.9 228 44.7 39.1-50.5
Other 327 215 71.0 63.8-77.2 112 29.0 22.8-36.2
AGE
18-34 378 247 68.1 62.4-73.4 131 31.9 26.6-37.6
35-44 287 171 60.0 53.2-66.5 116 40.0 33.5-46.8
45-54 309 191 62.1 55.5-68.3 118 37.9 31.7-44.5
55-64 404 246 62.7 56.5-68.6 158 37.3 31.4-43.5
65-74 409 250 60.0 53.5-66.1 159 40.0 33.9-46.5
75+ 248 134 48.6 39.9-57.3 114 51.4 42.7-60.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 183 105 56.1 46.4-65.3 78 43.9 34.7-53.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 593 362 63.4 58.4-68.1 231 36.6 31.9-41.6
Some Post-H.S. 601 363 62.5 57.7-67.2 238 37.5 32.8-42.3
College Graduate 649 404 63.8 59.2-68.1 245 36.2 31.9-40.8
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY
Yes 627 318 50.2 45.2-55.3 309 49.8 44.7-54.8
No 1,334 876 67.2 63.9-70.3 458 32.8 29.7-36.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 360 183 49.5 43.1-56.0 177 50.5 44.0-56.9
Non-Veteran 1,666 1,050 64.9 61.9-67.8 616 35.1 32.2-38.1
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 1,026 654 64.4 60.7-68.0 372 35.6 32.0-39.3
Unemployed 118 70 65.9 55.2-75.1 48 34.1 24.9-44.8
Retired 590 349 56.7 51.2-62.1 241 43.3 37.9-48.8
Unable to Work 181 84 46.4 37.2-55.8 97 53.6 44.2-62.8
Other not in Labor Force 100 72 77.0 65.2-85.7 28 23.0 14.3-34.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 196 110 60.2 50.4-69.1 86 39.8 30.9-49.6
$15,000- 24,999 284 165 60.6 52.8-67.9 119 39.4 32.1-47.2
$25,000- 34,999 180 101 55.1 45.3-64.6 79 44.9 35.4-54.7
$35,000- 49,999 244 148 62.3 54.9-69.1 96 37.7 30.9-45.1
$50,000- 74,999 253 159 60.1 52.1-67.7 94 39.9 32.3-47.9
$75,000+ 504 326 65.4 60.1-70.3 178 34.6 29.7-39.9
POVERTY LEVEL2
Less than 50% 64 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 198 113 57.7 48.0-66.9 85 42.3 33.1-52.0
101% to 150% 226 129 62.0 53.8-69.5 97 38.0 30.5-46.2
151% to 200% 185 101 56.7 47.3-65.6 84 43.3 34.4-52.7
More than 200% 941 598 62.8 58.8-66.7 343 37.2 33.3-41.2
HOUSING
Own 1,388 855 62.1 58.7-65.3 533 37.9 34.7-41.3
Rent 494 291 62.9 57.3-68.1 203 37.1 31.9-42.7
Other arrangement 145 *** *** *** *** *** ***
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT1
Urban 191 134 72.8 65.0-79.4 57 27.2 20.6-35.0
Regional City or Suburban County 598 325 58.5 53.5-63.2 273 41.5 36.8-46.5
Rural 1,246 780 63.0 59.4-66.5 466 37.0 33.5-40.6
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER3
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 1,298 769 62.0 58.5-65.4 529 38.0 34.6-41.5
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 292 175 59.0 52.1-65.6 117 41.0 34.4-47.9
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 445 295 65.1 59.2-70.5 150 34.9 29.5-40.8
CDC SOCIAL VULNERABILITY INDEX4
1st Quartile - Least Vulnerable 392 270 68.1 62.2-73.5 122 31.9 26.5-37.8
2nd Quartile 259 146 56.7 49.2-64.0 113 43.3 36.0-50.8
3rd Quartile 661 376 60.9 56.4-65.2 285 39.1 34.8-43.6
4th Quartile - Most Vulnerable 723 447 63.5 58.4-68.4 276 36.5 31.6-41.6

Back to Inadequate Sleep.

*Recommended sleep by Age:
18–60 years 7 or more hours per night
61–64 years 7–9 hours
65 years and older 7–8 hours
https://www.cdc.gov/sleep/about_sleep/how_much_sleep.html

PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2020 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2020 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

1Based on U.S Census Bureau population estimates at the county level. Please see the BRFSS 2020 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

2Based on 2020 U.S Census Bureau poverty threshold incomes. Please see the BRFSS 2020 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

3NC Dept. of Commerce County Tier Classification, based on respondent’s county of residence.
Please see the BRFSS 2020 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

4Quartile of Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Social Vulnerability Index
(https://www.atsdr.cdc.gov/placeandhealth/svi/index.html) for respondent’s county of residence.
Please see the BRFSS 2020 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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