Dudley Mind Mental Health Quiz

How many people in the UK experience mental health difficulties?

1 In 4 people across the UK experience mental health difficulties.

What proportion of people with mental health difficulties say that workplace stress contributes to their illness?

two thirds of people with mental health difficulties in the workplace believe that long hours, unrealistic workloads or bad management either caused or exacerbated their condition.

What proportion of people with mental health difficulties experience stigma?

90% of people with mental health difficulties have experienced stigma.

How many people experience suicidal thoughts throughout their life time?

17% of people will experience suicidal thoughts throughout their lifetime.

How long do the majority of people with mental health difficulties wait before telling their closest family and friends about it?

On average 60% of people experiencing mental health difficulties wait for over a year before telling the people closest to them about it.

This quiz has been adapted from the time to change mental health quiz.
https://www.time-to-change.org.uk/mental-health-quiz

By Simon Bennett – 23rd May 2017.