Percentage of Adults Who Get Less Than 7 Hours of sleep in a 24 Hour Period

Subpopulation Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error Lower 95% Confidence
Limit
Upper 95% Confidence
Limit
TOTAL 1700 34.0 0.8 32.3 35.6
GENDER
Female 994 31.9 1.1 29.8 34.0
Male 706 36.2 1.3 33.6 38.8
AGE GROUP
18-24 years 97 36.1 3.2 29.8 42.3
25-34 years 218 41.9 2.5 37.0 46.8
35-44 years 277 40.9 2.3 36.4 45.3
45-54 years 341 37.0 1.9 33.3 40.7
55-64 years 365 28.9 1.5 25.9 31.8
65+ years 402 21.3 1.1 19.2 23.5
ETHNICITY
Non-Hispanic 1625 33.9 0.8 32.2 35.5
Hispanic 70 35.2 4.0 27.4 42.9
RACE
White only 1483 32.9 0.9 31.2 34.6
Black or African American only 91 42.4 4.7 33.1 51.7
Other race only 86 35.8 3.8 28.3 43.2
More than one race 32 53.2 7.4 38.7 67.8
EDUCATION
Less than high school 119 32.1 3.2 25.9 38.2
High school graduate or G.E.D 479 34.4 1.6 31.3 37.5
Some college 541 38.0 1.6 34.9 41.1
College graduate 561 29.4 1.3 26.9 31.9
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 169 47.2 3.5 40.3 54.2
$15,000 to $24,999 288 35.9 2.3 31.5 40.3
$25,000 to $34,999 177 33.7 2.7 28.5 39.0
$35,000 to $49,999 249 34.0 2.2 29.8 38.2
$50,000 or more 639 32.8 1.3 30.3 35.3
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed for wages/Self-employed 984 36.0 1.1 33.8 38.2
Out of work 84 37.7 4.2 29.4 46.0
Homemaker/Student 132 33.5 2.9 27.9 39.2
Retired 349 21.1 1.2 18.7 23.4
Unable to work 149 49.8 3.7 42.6 57.1
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED
None 414 25.7 1.5 22.8 28.6
1 to less than 20 hours 72 24.7 3.3 18.3 31.2
20 hours to less than 40 hours 207 34.1 2.5 29.3 38.9
40 plus hours 746 37.2 1.3 34.6 39.8
MARITAL STATUS
Married/member of an unmarried couple 977 32.1 1.0 30.1 34.0
Divorced/Separated 314 42.5 2.4 37.8 47.2
Widowed 173 25.1 2.0 21.1 29.0
Never married 228 37.3 2.4 32.6 42.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Do not have a disability 1178 32.7 1.0 30.8 34.7
Have a disability 519 38.5 1.7 35.2 41.8
POPULATION DENSITY
Frontier 81 29.2 3.2 22.9 35.4
Rural 161 28.0 2.2 23.6 32.4
Densely-settled rural 283 36.1 2.1 32.0 40.3
Semi-Urban 231 35.7 2.3 31.2 40.1
Urban 944 34.5 1.2 32.2 36.9
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS
Uninsured 243 40.9 2.6 35.9 46.0
Insured 1448 32.4 0.9 30.7 34.1
DIABETES STATUS
No diabetes 1461 33.3 0.9 31.5 35.1
Have diabetes 236 40.0 2.5 35.2 44.8
CURRENT ASTHMA STATUS
No current asthma 1516 33.2 0.9 31.5 35.0
Current asthma 173 40.5 3.1 34.5 46.5
ARTHRITIS STATUS
No arthritis 1091 32.9 1.0 30.9 34.9
Have arthritis 602 37.2 1.5 34.3 40.1
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR
<14 days mental health NOT good 1439 32.3 0.9 30.5 34.0
14+ days mental health NOT good 234 49.9 2.9 44.2 55.7
SMOKING STATUS
Non-smoker 1342 31.2 0.9 29.4 33.0
Current smoker 352 47.0 2.2 42.6 51.3
WEIGHT CATEGORY
Normal or Underweight, BMI<25 501 31.2 1.5 28.3 34.0
Overweight, 25<= BMI<30 557 32.9 1.4 30.2 35.7
Obese, BMI>=30 561 39.6 1.7 36.3 42.8
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY
Does not participate in leisure time physical activity 458 39.0 1.9 35.3 42.6
Participates in leisure time physical activity 1241 32.6 1.0 30.7 34.4
VETERAN STATUS
Did not serve on active duty 1495 33.7 0.9 32.0 35.5
Served on active duty 204 35.9 2.4 31.2 40.5

Numerator: Respondents reporting they got less than 7 hours of sleep in a 24 hour period
Denominator: All respondents, excluding unknowns and refusals.
On Questionnaire Split A