Come here often? Make your homepage » close

Get instant access to Download the XFINITY® One Click Google extension» close


Your XFINITY Connect session has timed out due to inactivity. Click here to go back close

Forbes: Sounds That Are Most Disruptive to Sleep

1 of 12

What's Keeping You Up at Night?

Harvard astrophysics grad student Jon Bittner surveyed over 100 respondents for apartment-sharing site to determine the primary offenders--and financial costs--of nocturnal disturbances.

According to a survey conducted on apartment-sharing site, mitigating night-time noise from roommates would be worth $12 billion per year in the U.S.

Ratings are done on a 1-to-5 scale; 1 = helpful for sleep; 3 = neutral; 5 = very disruptive for sleep.

(Credit: Forbes)

More From Forbes:
8 Unnecessary Medical Tests and Treatments
How To Change Your Brain For The Better
Health Secrets Of The World’s Oldest People

The opinions expressed are solely those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of Comcast.

Ad Info - Ad Feedback

Ad Info - Ad Feedback