Percentage of Adults Who on Average 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 3427 30.9 0.6 29.8 32.0
GENDER
Male 1572 31.9 0.8 30.3 33.5
Female 1855 29.9 0.8 28.4 31.4
AGE GROUP
18-24 years 195 30.0 2.0 26.1 33.9
25-34 years 450 35.8 1.5 32.9 38.8
35-44 years 451 34.3 1.6 31.2 37.3
45-54 years 634 34.6 1.3 32.0 37.1
55-64 years 796 30.4 1.1 28.4 32.5
65+ years 901 21.9 0.8 20.4 23.4
ETHNICITY
Hispanic 192 32.0 2.3 27.6 36.5
Non-Hispanic 3203 30.6 0.6 29.5 31.8
RACE
White only 2946 28.8 0.6 27.7 29.9
Black or African American only 205 47.0 3.1 41.0 53.0
Other race only 127 41.8 3.5 34.9 48.6
More than one race 76 42.2 4.7 32.9 51.4
EDUCATION
Less than high school 199 33.1 2.3 28.6 37.7
High school graduate or G.E.D 1052 34.0 1.0 31.9 36.0
Some college 1138 33.6 1.0 31.6 35.6
College graduate 1028 23.8 0.8 22.2 25.3
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 308 46.6 2.4 41.8 51.4
$15,000 to $24,999 509 34.0 1.6 30.9 37.1
$25,000 to $34,999 345 31.2 1.8 27.7 34.7
$35,000 to $49,999 450 32.2 1.6 29.1 35.3
$50,000 or more 1226 27.3 0.8 25.7 28.9
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed for wages/Self-employed 1969 32.9 0.7 31.5 34.4
Out of work 153 38.2 3.1 32.1 44.4
Homemaker/Student 223 25.4 1.9 21.7 29.1
Retired 688 20.4 0.8 18.8 22.0
Unable to work 341 47.9 2.3 43.3 52.5
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED
None 749 21.6 0.9 19.7 23.4
1 to less than 20 hours 165 25.6 2.2 21.2 30.0
20 hours to less than 40 hours 388 31.4 1.6 28.1 34.6
40 hours or more 1425 33.1 0.9 31.4 34.8
MARITAL STATUS
Married/member of an unmarried couple 1880 29.1 0.7 27.8 30.5
Divorced/Seperated 631 40.2 1.5 37.2 43.2
Widowed 395 27.0 1.4 24.2 29.8
Never married 521 31.3 1.5 28.4 34.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Living with a disability 1107 39.3 1.2 37.0 41.6
Living without a disability 2158 28.4 0.7 27.1 29.7
POPULATION DENSITY
Frontier 186 27.1 2.1 23.1 31.2
Rural 355 30.3 1.6 27.1 33.5
Densely-settled rural 583 30.0 1.3 27.5 32.5
Semi-Urban 577 31.7 1.3 29.1 34.4
Urban 1726 31.3 0.8 29.7 32.9
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS
Insured 3021 30.1 0.6 29.0 31.3
Uninsured 384 36.1 1.8 32.5 39.7
DIABETES STATUS
Have diabetes 440 32.0 1.5 29.0 34.9
No diabetes 2983 30.8 0.6 29.6 32.0
CURRENT ASTHMA STATUS
Current Asthma 369 39.0 2.0 35.2 42.9
No current asthma 3025 30.0 0.6 28.8 31.1
ARTHRITIS STATUS
Have arthritis 1242 34.8 1.0 32.9 36.7
No arthritis 2170 29.6 0.7 28.3 30.9
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR
14+ days mental health NOT good 514 51.1 2.0 47.2 55.1
<14 days mental health NOT good 2845 28.6 0.6 27.4 29.7
SMOKING STATUS
Current Smoker 674 40.9 1.5 38.0 43.8
Non-smoker 2586 28.8 0.6 27.6 30.0
WEIGHT CATEGORY
Normal or Underweight, BMI<25 863 27.4 1.0 25.4 29.4
Overweight, 25<= BMI<30 1061 29.9 1.0 27.9 31.8
Obese, BMI>=30 1170 35.9 1.0 33.9 38.0
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY
Participates in leisure time physical activity 2376 29.0 0.6 27.8 30.3
Does not participate in leisure time physical activity 1045 36.9 1.2 34.6 39.2
VETERAN STATUS
Served on active duty 510 35.0 1.5 32.0 37.9
Did not serve on active duty 2893 30.3 0.6 29.2 31.5

Numerator: Respondents who on average got less than 7 hours of sleep in a 24 hour period.
 
Denominator: All respondents, excluding unknowns and refusals.