2020 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina

Inadequate Sleep

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  Total
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 5,775 603 10.8 9.8-11.9 1,189 20.7 19.5-22.1 3,518 60.5 58.9-62.1 465 7.9 7.1- 8.8
-Eastern NC 2,076 248 12.3 10.7-14.2 464 21.3 19.2-23.7 1,186 57.8 55.1-60.6 178 8.5 7.0-10.2
GENDER
Male 940 100 11.7 9.3-14.7 217 22.8 19.6-26.5 540 56.4 52.2-60.4 83 9.1 6.9-11.9
Female 1,136 148 12.9 10.6-15.6 247 19.9 17.1-23.0 646 59.3 55.5-62.9 95 7.9 6.2-10.2
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 1,260 134 11.1 9.2-13.5 267 20.9 18.3-23.9 759 60.9 57.5-64.2 100 7.0 5.5- 8.8
Non-Hispanic Black 485 78 16.5 12.7-21.2 128 23.6 19.1-28.8 226 47.3 41.5-53.1 53 12.6 8.9-17.4
Other 331 36 9.2 5.9-14.1 69 18.3 13.2-24.9 201 65.3 58.0-72.0 25 7.2 4.4-11.5
AGE
18-34 378 39 9.0 6.4-12.7 92 22.8 18.2-28.2 226 62.2 56.3-67.9 21 5.9 3.4- 9.9
35-44 287 38 14.3 10.1-19.9 78 25.7 20.2-32.0 157 54.7 47.9-61.4 14 5.3 3.0- 9.3
45-54 309 48 15.8 11.7-21.1 70 22.1 17.0-28.1 168 53.3 46.7-59.9 23 8.8 5.5-13.7
55-64 404 62 15.3 11.1-20.7 93 21.5 17.0-26.9 224 58.0 51.8-64.1 25 5.1 3.3- 7.9
65-74 409 35 10.7 7.0-16.2 76 16.5 12.3-21.7 250 60.0 53.5-66.1 48 12.8 8.9-18.0
75+ 248 23 12.9 7.6-21.0 48 16.6 11.9-22.7 134 48.6 39.9-57.3 43 21.9 15.2-30.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 184 34 18.9 12.5-27.5 37 21.3 14.3-30.4 101 54.1 44.5-63.3 *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 600 74 12.1 9.2-15.8 125 19.5 16.0-23.6 338 57.9 52.8-62.9 63 10.4 7.5-14.3
Some Post-H.S. 609 78 12.6 9.8-15.9 137 21.1 17.4-25.5 339 57.1 52.2-61.8 55 9.2 6.8-12.4
College Graduate 670 61 8.6 6.5-11.2 162 24.4 20.6-28.6 401 60.9 56.3-65.3 46 6.2 4.3- 8.7
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY
Yes 633 130 23.0 18.9-27.6 136 20.0 16.2-24.4 300 46.1 41.1-51.2 67 11.0 8.3-14.4
No 1,363 112 8.3 6.6-10.3 310 21.8 19.2-24.7 840 62.4 59.1-65.6 101 7.5 5.8- 9.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 365 51 16.1 11.8-21.7 96 25.7 20.7-31.4 178 47.7 41.4-54.1 40 10.4 7.1-15.1
Non-Veteran 1,697 195 11.5 9.7-13.5 366 20.6 18.2-23.2 1,000 59.9 56.9-62.9 136 8.1 6.5-10.0
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 1,044 109 10.4 8.4-12.9 265 24.6 21.5-28.0 625 60.0 56.3-63.7 45 4.9 3.5- 6.9
Unemployed 120 19 15.3 9.6-23.6 26 17.4 10.7-26.9 *** *** *** 18 10.9 6.1-18.7
Retired 601 53 11.3 7.9-15.8 113 16.8 13.3-20.9 354 56.7 51.2-62.1 81 15.2 11.5-19.8
Unable to Work 181 55 30.9 22.7-40.4 33 17.9 11.6-26.5 71 38.5 29.9-47.9 22 12.8 8.0-19.8
Other not in Labor Force 102 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 198 40 20.1 13.5-28.9 36 16.1 10.4-24.1 100 54.2 44.5-63.6 22 9.6 5.8-15.5
$15,000- 24,999 285 42 15.1 10.4-21.4 62 20.5 14.6-28.0 152 56.2 48.5-63.7 29 8.1 5.1-12.7
$25,000- 34,999 180 32 20.5 13.3-30.3 42 20.9 14.4-29.4 96 53.0 43.2-62.5 *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 245 31 12.9 8.8-18.4 55 21.1 16.0-27.4 141 58.6 51.0-65.7 *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 253 23 6.9 4.3-10.8 60 29.4 22.3-37.6 145 54.1 46.1-61.8 25 9.7 6.3-14.5
$75,000+ 508 39 8.6 6.0-12.1 121 22.9 18.8-27.7 314 61.9 56.6-67.0 34 6.5 4.3- 9.8
POVERTY LEVEL2
Less than 50% 64 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 198 43 19.1 13.1-27.1 37 22.0 14.5-31.8 100 50.7 41.1-60.2 18 8.2 4.6-14.4
101% to 150% 228 30 13.8 8.9-20.7 57 20.9 15.1-28.3 124 59.7 51.5-67.3 17 5.6 3.1- 9.9
151% to 200% 185 31 18.0 11.8-26.4 42 19.9 14.0-27.6 95 52.4 43.0-61.6 *** *** ***
More than 200% 945 86 9.3 7.3-11.9 219 24.3 20.9-28.0 567 58.9 54.9-62.8 73 7.5 5.7- 9.8
HOUSING
Own 1,418 154 12.0 9.9-14.4 306 20.5 17.9-23.3 829 58.5 55.2-61.8 129 9.0 7.3-11.1
Rent 497 72 12.7 9.7-16.5 120 23.4 18.8-28.6 268 57.3 51.6-62.8 37 6.6 4.4- 9.8
Other arrangement 147 22 14.8 8.7-24.0 36 23.1 15.5-33.0 *** *** *** *** *** ***
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT1
Urban 204 14 6.2 3.5-10.6 32 14.8 10.2-20.9 137 67.7 59.7-74.8 21 11.3 6.8-18.3
Regional City or Suburban County 606 99 16.0 12.7-19.9 154 22.4 18.8-26.4 311 55.2 50.3-60.0 42 6.5 4.6- 9.1
Rural 1,266 135 11.2 9.1-13.6 278 21.6 18.7-24.9 738 58.0 54.3-61.6 115 9.2 7.2-11.7
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER3
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 1,316 165 11.5 9.5-13.7 312 22.8 19.9-25.9 727 57.2 53.7-60.7 112 8.5 6.6-10.8
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 298 45 19.4 14.2-26.0 61 17.0 12.9-22.2 167 55.1 48.3-61.8 25 8.4 5.3-13.1
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 462 38 9.9 6.7-14.4 91 20.1 15.9-25.1 292 61.3 55.5-66.9 41 8.6 6.0-12.2
CDC SOCIAL VULNERABILITY INDEX4
1st Quartile - Least Vulnerable 407 32 7.9 5.4-11.4 68 17.5 13.3-22.6 267 64.1 58.2-69.6 40 10.6 7.3-15.0
2nd Quartile 264 29 14.1 9.2-21.0 75 24.8 19.3-31.3 143 54.4 46.9-61.7 17 6.7 3.9-11.3
3rd Quartile 673 114 16.7 13.7-20.2 153 20.2 17.0-23.9 359 56.5 51.9-61.0 47 6.6 4.5- 9.5
4th Quartile - Most Vulnerable 732 73 8.8 6.5-11.9 168 22.9 18.7-27.6 417 57.8 52.7-62.8 74 10.5 7.7-14.0

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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 respondentís 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 respondentís 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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