The National Alliance Of Health has recently released a by the numbers stats report on mental health the ten plus years study has some surprising results. Since there is a lot of information in this here is the link. Mental Health By The Numbers
These are some of the numbers that surprised me.
- Approximately 1 in 5 adults in the U.S.—43.8 million, or 18.5%—experiences mental illness in a given year.1
- 1.1% of adults in the U.S. live with schizophrenia.4
- 2.6% of adults in the U.S. live with bipolar disorder.5
- 6.9% of adults in the U.S.—16 million—had at least one major depressive episode in the past year.6
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