STATISTICS OF MENTAL HEALTH ISSUES
1 in 5 Americans struggle with a mental health condition.
1 in 10 People experience a period of major depression.
1 in 20 Americans live with a serious mental health condition.
1 in 4 people will experience anxiety in their lifetime.
Currently, nearly 14 million Americans—1 in every 13 adults-abuse alcohol or are alcoholic.
Approximately 53 percent of men and women in the United States report that one or more of their close relatives have a drinking problem.
About 60% of people who need mental health services in the U.S. each year don’t get it.
Up to 90% of all people whoj commit suicide have been diagnosed with depression or som other form of mental illness in their lives.
About 1/3 of people with depression hav had stuggles with drugs or alcohol.\
25% to 35% of people who commit suicide have a chemical substance in their blood at the time of death..
National Institution of Health: Reports that people that suffer from Parkinson’s suffer as well with depression.