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57.6 per cent The percentage of children aged six to nine who do not get the recommended amount of sleep for their age: nine to 10 hours of sleep.

89 per cent The percentage of parents who do not think their child has a sleep problem.

71 per cent The percentage of parents who watch TV an hour before bedtime. Watching TV is the most popular activity among parents one hour before they sleep.

74.6 per cent The percentage of children who watch TV an hour before bedtime. Experts say watching TV before sleeping could excite children at a time they should be relaxing.