By :New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene
EPI Data Brief
Quotable Quotes :
- More than one third of New Yorkers (39% or an estimated 2,494,000 adults) had frequent noise-related sleep disturbances (sleep disturbed by noise three or more nights per week.
- Three in four New Yorkers with noise-related sleep disturbance also had difficulty concentrating due to poor sleep.