Impact of Sleep Apnea

Learn the facts about Sleep Apnea.

The following statistics about Sleep Apnea are estimations by the American Sleep Apnea Association.
  • *25 million Americans suffer from sleep apnea
  • *200,000  are involved in MVA (Motor Vehicle Accidents) each year because of sleep problems.
    • At least 50,000 of these are estimated to be directly related to sleep apnea

    • Insurance cost per accidents is estimated to be over $80,000

    • Total estimated insurance cost for MVA related to sleep apnea is more than $4 billion

  • *38,000 die each year from complications of sleep apnea (i.e. heart attack, stroke, etc.)
    • Cost of healthcare in the ER or ICU is in excess of $50,000 per patient

    • The total estimated cost is $1.9 billion

  • *People who suffer from sleep apnea have a productivity ratio that is at least 10% less than average.
    • That is estimated to costs the US economy $75 billion each year

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