Healthcare Worker's Sleep During COVID-19 Pandemic In the U.S.

In May 2020, we asked 1002 healthcare workers in the U.S about their sleep during COVID-19 outbreak. The survey reveals interesting results about sleep quality, average sleep hours, sleep disorders and Coronavirus concern of healthcare workers in the U.S.

I. Survey Demographics

Who Took The Survey

We surveyed 1,002 healthcare workers who are currently working in health institutions in the U.S. 53% of them are male, while 47% are female.

II. Survey Results

Sleep Quality of U.S healthcare workers during COVID-19

Average sleep hours of healthcare workers

0 hours
is the average sleep hours per day of healthcare workers in the U.S during the COVID-19 Pandemic

Sleep disorders experienced by U.S healthcare workers

Insomnia

41%

Nightmare

27%

Narcolepsy

5%

Do not experience any sleep disorders

21%

Other

6%

Healthcare worker's concern about coronavirus

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of healthcare workers in the U.S are worried about bringing the Coronavirus home from work.

III. Methodology And Limitations

To collect the data shown above, we surveyed 1,002 healthcare workers in the United States who are working in health institutions. An attention-checker question was included to ensure the participants did not mindlessly answer questions. 

Because the survey relies on self-reporting, issues such as telescoping and exaggeration can influence responses. Please also note that this survey’s results do not reflect our opinions. 

IV. Fair Use Statement

If you know someone who could benefit from our findings, feel free to share this project with them. The graphics and content are available for noncommercial reuse. All we ask is that you link back to this page so that readers get all the necessary information and our contributors receive proper credit.

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