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Prevalence Statistics for Types of Sleep disorders

Prevalence Statistics for Types of Sleep disorders

The information below shows a list of types of Sleep disorders, with information as to the prevalence of each of these types. Estimates of the people affected are calculated based on the available statistic.

Disease Prevalence Estimate US people estimate Statistic Used for Calculation
Sleep disorders (overall) approx 1 in 6 or 14.71% or 40 million people in USA 39,999,999 approximately 40 million Americans (NHLBI)
Insomnia approx 1 in 8 or 11.76% or 32 million people in USA 31,999,999 32 million (unreliable estimate)
Sleep apnea approx 1 in 15 or 6.62% or 18 million people in USA 18,000,000 estimated 18 million Americans (NHLBI)
Obstructive sleep apnea approx 1 in 22 or 4.41% or 12 million people in USA 11,999,999 12 million Americans
Problem Sleepiness N/A N/A No information
Narcolepsy approx 1 in 1,359 or 0.07% or 200,000 people in USA 200,000 200,000 Americans (NHLBI estimate); 50,000 diagnosed.
Fatal Familial Insomnia N/A N/A No information
Pickwickian syndrome N/A N/A No information
Probable human carcinogenic occupational exposure -- Shiftwork involving circadian disruption N/A N/A No information
Restless Legs Syndrome, Susceptibility To, 7 N/A N/A No information
Restless Legs Syndrome, Susceptibility To, 6 N/A N/A No information
Restless Legs Syndrome, Susceptibility To, 5 N/A N/A No information
Restless Legs Syndrome, Susceptibility To, 4 N/A N/A No information
Restless Legs Syndrome, Susceptibility To, 3 N/A N/A No information
Restless Legs Syndrome, Susceptibility To, 2 N/A N/A No information
Restless Legs Syndrome, Susceptibility To, 1 N/A N/A No information
Primary insomnia N/A N/A No information
Jet lag N/A N/A No information
Sleep deprivation N/A N/A No information
Snoring N/A N/A No information
Central sleep apnea N/A N/A No information
Circadian rhythm sleep disorder N/A N/A No information
Shift work sleep disorder N/A N/A No information
Delayed sleep-phase syndrome N/A N/A No information
Non-24-hour sleep-wake syndrome N/A N/A No information
Irregular sleep-wake pattern N/A N/A No information
Advanced circadian rhythm disorder N/A N/A No information
Sleep Disorders, Intrinsic N/A N/A No information
Sleep Disorders, Extrinsic N/A N/A No information
Circadian amplitude disorder N/A N/A No information
Sleep Apnea Syndromes N/A N/A No information
Narcolepsy 5 N/A N/A No information
Narcolepsy 4 N/A N/A No information
Narcolepsy 3 N/A N/A No information
Narcolepsy 2 N/A N/A No information
Narcolepsy 1 N/A N/A No information
Difficulty falling asleep N/A N/A No information
Breathing-related sleep disorder N/A N/A No information
Drug-related insomnia N/A N/A No information
Psychophysiological insomnia N/A N/A No information
Psycho-reactive insomnia N/A N/A No information
Endogenous insomnia N/A N/A No information
Secondary insomnia N/A N/A No information
Acute insomnia N/A N/A No information
Primary restless leg syndrome N/A N/A No information
Secondary restless leg syndrome N/A N/A No information
Mixed apnea N/A N/A No information
Apnea of prematurity N/A N/A No information
Infantile sleep apnea N/A N/A No information
Neurological chronic fatigue syndrome N/A N/A No information
Post-ADD chronic fatigue syndrome N/A N/A No information
Post-viral CFS N/A N/A No information
Infectious CFS N/A N/A No information
Musculoskeletal chronic fatigue syndrome N/A N/A No information
CFS subtype 7 (pain, infectious, musculoskeletal, sleep, neurological, gastrointestinal, neurocognitive, anxiety/depression) N/A N/A No information
CFS subtype 6 (postexertional) N/A N/A No information
CFS subtype 5 (musculoskeletal, gastrointestinal) N/A N/A No information
CFS subtype 4 (cognitive, musculoskeletal, sleep, anxiety/depression) N/A N/A No information
CFS subtype 3 (mild) N/A N/A No information
CFS subtype 2 ( musculoskeletal, pain, anxiety/depression) N/A N/A No information
CFS subtype 1 (cognitive, musculoskeletal, sleep, anxiety/depression) N/A N/A No information
Sleep disturbance related fibromyalgia N/A N/A No information
Night terror N/A N/A No information
Parasomnia N/A N/A No information
Night sweats N/A N/A No information
Circadian rhythm disorder N/A N/A No information
Dysomnia N/A N/A No information
Recurrent hypersomnia N/A N/A No information
Posttraumatic hypersomnia N/A N/A No information
Sleep talking N/A N/A No information
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome approx 1 in 544 or 0.18% or 500,000 people in USA 499,999 500,000 Americans (CDC/NIAID)
Sudden Infant Death Syndrome N/A N/A No information
Sleepwalking N/A N/A No information
Restless Legs Syndrome N/A N/A No information
Periodic limb movements in sleep N/A N/A No information
Sleep dept N/A N/A No information
Dyssomnia N/A N/A No information
False awakening N/A N/A No information
Lucid Dream N/A N/A No information
Hypnic jerk N/A N/A No information
Hypnagogic hallucinations N/A N/A No information
Restless leg syndrome N/A N/A No information
Apneustic breathing N/A N/A No information
Rapid eye movement behaviour disorder N/A N/A No information
Hypersomnia N/A N/A No information
Apnea N/A N/A No information
Glaucoma -- sleep apnea N/A N/A No information
Nightmares N/A N/A No information
Advanced sleep phase syndrome N/A N/A No information
Idiopathic hypersomnia -- polysymptomatic N/A N/A No information
Idiopathic hypersomnia -- monosymptomatic N/A N/A No information
Idiopathic hypersomnia N/A N/A No information
Angelman syndrome approx 1 in 12,000 or 0.01% or 22,666 people in USA 22,666 1 per 12,000 - 20,000 people are affected by Angelman syndrome, Genetics Home Reference website
Positional plagiocephaly N/A N/A No information
Sleep sex N/A N/A No information
Infantile apnea N/A N/A No information
Cerebellar Ataxia, Deafness and Narcolepsy N/A N/A No information
Pseudoadrenoleukodystrophy N/A N/A No information
Narcolepsy without cataplexy N/A N/A No information
Narcolepsy with cataplexy N/A N/A No information
Disseminated Sclerosis with Narcolepsy N/A N/A No information
Ondine's curse N/A N/A No information
Apnea of infancy (AOI) N/A N/A No information
Hypernycthemeral syndrome N/A N/A No information
Insomnia with sleep apnea N/A N/A No information
Cataplexy N/A N/A No information
Kleine-Levin Syndrome N/A N/A No information
Ondine syndrome N/A N/A No information
Hatzfeldt syndrome N/A N/A No information
Obesity hypoventilation syndrome N/A N/A No information
Zanoli-Vecchi syndrome N/A N/A No information
Hypersomnolence, idiopathic N/A N/A No information
Continuous spike-wave during slow sleep syndrome N/A N/A No information
Pitt-Hopkins syndrome N/A N/A No information
Gelineau's syndrome N/A N/A No information
Congenital myasthenic syndrome with episodic apnea N/A N/A No information

Prevalence Statistics for Sleep disorders

Prevalance of Sleep disorders:

approximately 40 million Americans (NHLBI)


Prevalance Rate:

approx 1 in 6 or 14.71% or 40 million people in USA [about data]

Types of Sleep disorders

For more information about types of Sleep disorders, refer to our section on types of Sleep disorders.

About prevalence:

The medical term 'prevalence' of Sleep disorders usually refers to the estimated population of people who are managing Sleep disorders at any given time, whereas the annual diagnosis rate of new cases of Sleep disorders is called the 'incidence'. For more information on prevalence and incidence statistics, see about prevalence and incidence statistics.

 

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