Number of people globally with mental health disorders as of 2017

This statistic depicts the number of people worldwide with select mental health and substance use disorders as of 2017. According to the data, a total of 284 million people worldwide suffered from anxiety as of this time.

Number of people globally that suffered from select mental health or substance use disorders as of 2017

Number of people in millions
Any mental or substance use disorder970
Anxiety disorders284
Depression264
Alcohol use disorder107
Drug use disorder (excluding alcohol)71
Bipolar disorder46
Schizophrenia20
Eating disorders (clinical anorexia and bulimia)16
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Source

Release date

August 2019

Region

Worldwide

Survey time period

2017

Supplementary notes

Release date represents the date figures were accessed.

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