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The Mental Health Index™ report: September 2023

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The Mental Health Index™ report: September 2023

October 26, 2023

The mental health of workers in the United States declined to a level not seen in seven months.

  • At 69.7, the mental health of workers fell 1.4 points from August 2023
  • 25 percent of workers have a high mental health risk, 40 percent have a moderate mental health risk, and 35 percent have a low mental health risk
  • All mental health sub-scores declined from August to September; anxiety and isolation continue to be the lowest mental health sub-scores for the 17th consecutive month
  • The mental health score in all the American regions declined compared to August 2023
  • The mental health of managers and non-managers declined from previous month
  • Labourers have a lower mental health score than office and service workers
  • Gig workers have lower mental health scores than workers not participating in the gig economy

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