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Table 2 Distribution of sleep problems and sleep medication use by sociodemographic and health characteristics

From: Over-indebtedness and its association with sleep and sleep medication use

  Problems with sleep onset Problems with sleep maintenance Sleep medication use
n % n % n %
Total 4297 100.0 5255 100.0 560 100.0
Sex
 Female 2449 57.0 2861 54.4 375 67.0
 Male 1848 43.0 2394 45.6 185 33.0
Age
 18–29 years 634 14.8 607 11.6 35 6.3
 30–49 years 1350 31.4 1709 32.5 141 25.2
 50–64 years 1267 29.5 1648 31.4 176 31.4
65–79 years 1046 24.3 1291 24.6 208 37.1
Marital status
 Married 2476 57.6 3239 61.6 310 55.4
 Separated/Divorced/Widowed 741 17.2 881 16.8 149 26.6
 Single 1035 24.1 1085 20.6 94 16.8
 Missing 45 1.0 50 1.0 7 1.3
Education level
 Low 703 16.4 733 13.9 130 23.2
 Medium 2354 54.8 2782 52.9 291 52.0
 High 1218 28.3 1716 32.7 135 24.1
 Missing 22 0.5 24 0.5 4 0.7
Employment status
 Not employed 2447 56.9 3110 59.2 227 40.5
 Employed 1774 41.3 2062 39.2 312 55.7
 Missing 76 1.8 83 1.6 21 3.8
Depression/anxiety
 No 484 11.3 540 10.3 174 31.1
 Yes 3743 87.1 4631 88.1 372 66.4
 Missing 70 1.6 84 1.6 14 2.5
Subjective health status
  (Very) good 2762 64.3 3519 67.0 209 37.3
 Fair/(very) poor 1513 35.2 1713 32.6 346 61.8
 Missing 22 0.5 23 0.4 5 0.9