Mental health issues among U.S. adults with serious illness as of 2017

Percentage of U.S. adults with recent experiences with serious illness who stated the individual who was ill had select mental issues as of 2017

by John Elflein, last edited Jun 11, 2018
Mental health issues among U.S. adults with serious illness as of 2017 This statistic depicts the percentage of U.S. adults who had recent experience with serious illness in a friend or family member and said that person suffered from select mental issues as of 2017. According to the data, 71 percent of respondents indicated that the person suffering from serious illness experienced being forgetful.
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Percentage of U.S. adults with recent experiences with serious illness who stated the individual who was ill had select mental issues as of 2017

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Percentage of respondents
Being forgetful71%
Often feeling sad or depressed56%
Feeling like you/they are a burden on others51%
Loneliness48%
Not feeling needed by other people37%
Percentage of respondents
Being forgetful71%
Often feeling sad or depressed56%
Feeling like you/they are a burden on others51%
Loneliness48%
Not feeling needed by other people37%
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by John Elflein, last edited Jun 11, 2018
This statistic depicts the percentage of U.S. adults who had recent experience with serious illness in a friend or family member and said that person suffered from select mental issues as of 2017. According to the data, 71 percent of respondents indicated that the person suffering from serious illness experienced being forgetful.
Show more
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