• Journal Article

Epidemiology of insomnia: From adolescence to old age

Citation

Johnson, E. (2006). Epidemiology of insomnia: From adolescence to old age. Sleep Medicine Clinics, 1(3), 305-317. DOI: 10.1016/j.jsmc.2006.06.006

Abstract

- Epidemiology of insomnia in the general adult population
Prevalence of insomnia
Incidence of insomnia
Variation by time, place, and individual characteristics

- Recent advances in the epidemiology of insomnia in the general adult population
Prevalence around the world
Why men and women differ in rates of insomnia
Association of insomnia with depression and anxiety

- Epidemiology of insomnia among adolescents
Prevalence
Natural course of insomnia
Variation by time, place, and personal characteristics
Insomnia and mental disorders

- Summary, comments, and directions for
future epidemiologic study of insomnia

- References