Width of bed used by U.S. adults 2017, by age group

Almost a half of American adults revealed that they slept on queen sized (60x80 inch) beds as of January 2017. King (76x80 inch) and full (54x75 inch) were the next most popular size of bed for adults in the United States.

Sleep in the U.S.

Getting enough sleep is an essential part of staying healthy, as poor sleep can negatively affect a person's life in many ways. A significant percentage of Americans are not getting enough sleep. Various factors can impact on a person’s sleep, such as having the right mattress or the right conditions.

U.S. bedding market

The U.S. bedding market is a multi-billion dollar industry. Since 2009, furniture and bedding sales in the United States have been steadily on the rise. Around half of all bedding sales in the United States take place at bedding specialist retailers. Serta, Simmons, and Sealy were the leading bedding producers in the United States in 2017, with each company reporting sales of over 1.3 billion U.S. dollars.

How wide is the bed you mainly sleep on at home?

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Release date

February 2017


United States

Survey time period

January 25 to January 28, 2017

Number of respondents

1,053 respondents

Age group

18 years and older

Method of interview

Online survey

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