2020 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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  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
-Western 870 81 10.0 7.7-12.9 173 21.8 18.6-25.3 546 61.2 57.1-65.1 70 7.1 5.4- 9.3
GENDER
Male 376 36 11.2 7.7-16.1 86 25.5 20.5-31.3 224 56.6 50.5-62.5 30 6.7 4.5- 9.8
Female 494 45 8.8 6.1-12.5 87 18.2 14.6-22.5 322 65.4 60.2-70.4 40 7.5 5.2-10.8
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 723 67 9.9 7.5-13.1 149 22.1 18.7-25.9 450 61.0 56.5-65.2 57 7.0 5.2- 9.4
Non-Hispanic Black 28 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 119 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 163 *** *** *** 39 25.8 18.8-34.2 97 55.0 46.1-63.7 15 10.3 6.0-17.1
35-44 106 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 116 *** *** *** 36 32.1 23.1-42.6 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 159 23 17.7 11.1-26.9 25 16.3 10.8-23.8 102 61.4 52.0-70.1 *** *** ***
65-74 179 15 7.2 4.0-12.5 31 18.9 12.5-27.5 118 65.8 56.9-73.7 15 8.1 4.7-13.7
75+ 129 *** *** *** 17 12.9 7.7-20.8 83 69.5 59.4-77.9 18 10.4 6.1-17.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 98 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 231 33 15.7 10.2-23.3 58 26.4 20.4-33.6 125 51.5 43.6-59.4 *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 251 23 8.7 5.6-13.1 52 21.6 16.5-27.8 158 63.5 56.6-69.9 18 6.2 3.7-10.1
College Graduate 288 16 5.1 3.0- 8.5 50 17.1 12.8-22.4 195 68.2 61.8-73.9 27 9.6 6.2-14.7
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY
Yes 289 44 15.5 10.8-21.6 61 23.8 18.2-30.3 156 53.7 46.6-60.6 28 7.1 4.7-10.7
No 559 34 7.2 4.8-10.7 107 20.4 16.7-24.7 377 65.1 60.1-69.8 41 7.3 5.1-10.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 96 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 767 69 9.8 7.4-13.0 152 21.5 18.2-25.3 488 61.9 57.6-66.0 58 6.8 5.0- 9.1
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 421 33 8.4 5.7-12.2 98 25.7 20.8-31.2 271 61.5 55.6-67.0 19 4.5 2.6- 7.7
Unemployed 42 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 263 *** *** *** 35 12.8 9.0-17.9 180 71.9 65.3-77.8 30 9.6 6.4-14.1
Unable to Work 62 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 68 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 80 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 142 *** *** *** 31 23.3 15.7-33.1 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 79 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 123 15 14.2 8.3-23.4 28 25.9 18.0-35.7 71 51.4 41.3-61.4 *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 105 *** *** *** 14 13.7 7.8-22.9 74 70.8 59.9-79.8 *** *** ***
$75,000+ 179 *** *** *** 35 21.1 14.6-29.4 125 67.9 59.2-75.5 *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL2
Less than 50% 22 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 92 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 101 *** *** *** 22 25.0 16.3-36.4 *** *** *** *** *** ***
151% to 200% 87 *** *** *** 19 20.8 12.6-32.2 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 386 24 7.2 4.7-11.0 68 18.3 14.2-23.4 263 67.5 61.7-72.7 31 7.0 4.6-10.3
HOUSING
Own 607 55 10.0 7.2-13.8 114 20.7 17.0-24.9 396 63.4 58.6-68.1 42 5.8 4.1- 8.1
Rent 199 20 10.7 6.7-16.7 42 23.7 17.3-31.5 117 55.4 47.1-63.4 20 10.3 5.8-17.5
Other arrangement 56 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT1
Regional City or Suburban County 275 20 9.2 5.7-14.5 60 22.0 16.9-28.1 172 61.2 54.3-67.7 23 7.6 4.8-11.7
Rural 595 61 10.3 7.5-14.0 113 21.7 17.8-26.0 374 61.1 56.1-66.0 47 6.9 4.9- 9.6
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER3
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 177 *** *** *** 36 23.4 16.8-31.5 112 59.0 50.1-67.3 *** *** ***
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 319 37 9.9 6.5-14.8 60 22.4 17.0-28.8 193 59.8 52.7-66.5 29 7.9 5.1-12.1
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 374 29 10.0 6.7-14.6 77 20.3 16.0-25.4 241 63.6 57.7-69.2 27 6.1 4.0- 9.2
CDC SOCIAL VULNERABILITY INDEX4
1st Quartile - Least Vulnerable 477 42 10.9 7.7-15.2 98 21.4 17.4-26.0 300 61.7 56.3-66.7 37 6.1 4.2- 8.7
2nd Quartile 160 *** *** *** 26 18.6 12.3-27.3 108 67.3 57.9-75.5 *** *** ***
3rd Quartile 233 27 11.4 7.0-18.2 49 24.8 18.4-32.5 138 55.8 47.5-63.7 19 8.1 4.7-13.5

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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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