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The Mental Health Index™ report: March 2023

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The Mental Health Index™ report: March 2023

May 2, 2023

Following a sharp drop in February, the mental health of workers in the United States rebounded  in March.

  • At 71.2, the mental health of workers improved 1.4 points from February 2023
  • 23 percent of workers have a high mental health risk, 41 percent have a moderate mental health risk, and 37 per cent have a low mental health risk
  • 6% of workers in United States indicate that their mental health is in crisis
  • All mental health sub-scores apart from optimism improved from February to March 2023; the financial risk sub-score improved 3.4-points from the prior month
  • Anxiety, isolation, and work productivity have been the lowest mental sub-scores for 11 consecutive months
  • Mental health scores improved in all regions; despite a 1.3-point increase, the mental health score in the South remains lowest
  • The mental health score of managers is higher than that of non-managers and the national average

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