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Sleep Disorders* Among Women Aged 18 and Older, by Poverty Status,** 2005-2008

Percent of Women:

  • Less Than 100% of Poverty: 10.1

  • 100-199% of Poverty: 7.2

  • 200-299% of Poverty: 6.4

  • 300% or More of Poverty: 5.3

*Reported that a health professional has ever told them they have a sleep disorder: this may include insomnia, restless legs, sleep apnea and other conditions.
**Poverty level, defined by the U.S. Census Bureau, was $22,025 for a family of four in 2008.

Source II.2: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey