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## SH-4 Increase the proportion of adults who get sufficient sleep

## About the Data: National

Description of the data source, numerator, denominator, survey questions, and other relevant details about the national estimate.

Number of persons who get an average of at least the following number of hours of sleep per day for their age group: 8 or more hours for those aged 18-21 years and 7 or more hours for those aged 22 years and over

Number of persons ages 18 and over

From the 2008 National Health Interview Survey:

[NUMERATOR:]

*On average, how many hours of sleep do you get in a 24-hour period?*

______ Hours

Participants were asked how many hours they sleep during a 24-hour period. The numerator data includes those participants reporting the following number of hours of sleep per day for their age group: 8+ hours for those aged 18-21 years and 7+ hours for those aged 22 years and over.

## About the Data: State

Description of the data source, numerator, denominator, survey questions, and other relevant details about the state-level data.

Number of persons who get an average of at least the following number of hours of sleep per day for their age group: 8 or more hours for those aged 18-21 years and 7 or more hours for those aged 22 years and over

Number of persons ages 18 and over

From the 2008 National Health Interview Survey:

[NUMERATOR:]

*On average, how many hours of sleep do you get in a 24-hour period?*

______ Hours

Participants were asked how many hours they sleep during a 24-hour period. The numerator data includes those participants reporting the following number of hours of sleep per day for their age group: 8+ hours for those aged 18-21 years and 7+ hours for those aged 22 years and over.

## Revision History

Any change to the objective text, baseline, target, target-setting method or data source since the Healthy People 2020 launch.