Survey on mental illness in the United States 2014

This survey, conducted in the United States in March 2014, shows the public opinion regarding mental illness as a medical condition that affects the brain. 37 percent of respondents were extremely confident that mental illness is a medical condition that affects the brain.
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How confident are you that the following is correct: A mental illness is a medical condition that affects the brain?
Share of respondents
Extremely confident37%
Very confident34%
Somewhat confident21%
Not too confident5%
Not at all confident1%
Refused/Not answered3%
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