Sources of stress at work reported by employees in North America as of 2016

Loading statistic...
Percentage of respondents
Workload36%
People issues31%
Juggling work and personal life20%
Lack of job security8%
Either none of the above or not stressed5%

© Statista 2017

Download Settings Share
Chart type
Datalabels
Share on Social Media
HTML code to embed chart as PNG (FAQ)
Description Source More information
This statistic displays the reasons for stress at work among employees in North America in 2016. Of those surveyed, 31 percent of respondents reported that people issues at work was a source of stress. High levels of stress sustained for a long period can lead to impacts on both physical and mental health, which can also lead to impacts on the immune system. Work is a one of the most commonly reported sources of stress in adults.
Show more
Release date
November 2016
Region
North America
Survey time period
August to September 2016
Number of respondents
2,000 employees

Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $588 / Year

Statistics on "Workplace health and wellness in the U.S."

  • Overview
The most important statistics
  • Occupational injury and death
The most important statistics
  • Health-related work absence
  • Work-related stress
The most important statistics
  • Workplace overweight and obesity
The most important statistics
  • Workplace health benefits
The most important statistics
  • Focus: Health care professionals
The most important statistics

Related Studies: Available to Download in PDF or PPTX Format

Stress and burnout

All Information
in one Presentation

Stress and burnout

Everything On "Stress and burnout" in One Document: Edited and Divided into Handy Chapters. Including Detailed References.

Statista for Your Company: The Research and Analysis Tool

  • Product Film
  • Statistics
  • Downloads

Our Premium Statistics - facts for your business

Currently, Statista provides more than 1 million statistics.
93 percent (all Premium content) are exclusively accessible via our professional accounts.

Unlimited access

As a Statista Premium customer, you receive unlimited access to all statistics at all times. Including downloads of data in the most common formats (XLS, PDF & PNG). Create relevant and significant statistics in no time.

You are in good company

Further Content: Statistics, Studies, and Topic Pages

Our Business Solutions: Save Time and Money

only

$588*

per year
Your advantages
  • Full access to all our statistics
  • Download as XLS, PDF & PNG
  • Relevant data: complete source information
All functions of our platform illustrated face-to-face
  • Learn how Statista supports your company
  • Extensive tour across the whole portal
  • Personal guidance by our support team
The knowledge database for your company
  • All functions of the Premium Account
  • Access to dossiers, forecasts and studies
  • Access to our international database
  • Publishing rights and other exclusive functions