“depression” Charts

Full Time Workers Are Less Likely to be Depressed »

Americans not in the workforce, unemployed, or employed part time but looking for full time work are more likely to…

Steven Davies
by: Steven Davies
views: 379
Score: 4

Smile, You're White »

The rate of depression is significantly higher in White's than in the minorities that they are said to discriminate against.…

Alejandro Esquino Gomez
by: Alejandro Esquino Gomez
views: 98
Score: 3

The Price of Happiness »

It looks like money can buy happiness for some people. Making above $36,000 makes it almost half as likely that…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 70
Score: 2

Men Across the World Committing Suicide in Much Higher Rates »

Around the globe, males commit suicide in rates three and four that of females. In Asia and Pacific-island countries the…

Anthony Sibley (AJ)
by: Anthony Sibley (AJ)
views: 119
Score: 2

Suicide Rate Increase Surges 500% with the Recession »

Almost all of the increase in suicides since 1999 has been driven by the aging baby boomer generation, whose sensitivity…

Anthony Sibley (AJ)
by: Anthony Sibley (AJ)
views: 181
Score: 2

A Situation Where Whites Are Disproportionately Dying »

Historically, suicide rates have steadily declined, though in recent years, this trend has reversed. White males constitute the vast majority…

Anthony Sibley (AJ)
by: Anthony Sibley (AJ)
views: 652
Score: 2

Suicide Rates Vary Significantly by State, Region »

Suicide rates among the states expresses an unsettling correlation between where you live and the likelihood of suicide. Mountain states…

Anthony Sibley (AJ)
by: Anthony Sibley (AJ)
views: 348
Score: 2

A National Mid-Life Crisis: Middle-Age Suicides Skyrocket »

Suicides, usually considered a problem of teenagers and the elderly, have sharply risen among middled-aged Americans in recent years, nearly…

Anthony Sibley (AJ)
by: Anthony Sibley (AJ)
views: 442
Score: 2

Who's Depressed? »

The CDC has found that blacks suffer from depression disproportionately. What does this imply about American society?

Madinah Noorai
by: Madinah Noorai
views: 54
Score: 1

Depressed Sex »

Women have over double the rate of depression that men do. Is this because of some biological difference or is…

Alejandro Esquino Gomez
by: Alejandro Esquino Gomez
views: 76
Score: 1

Extreme Costs of Depression-10 years of life lost! »

The total burden of disability can be measured in units called disability-adjusted life years (DALYs). DALYs represent the total number…

Cortney S. Warren, Ph.D.
by: Cortney S. Warren, Ph.D.
views: 83
Score: 1

Who Suffers Most From Depression in America? »

1 in 5 Americans from the Baby Boomer generation (born 1946-1964) has suffered from depression at some point in their…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 74

Getting High Isn't Everything: Suicide with Pot Legalization »

A study in the American Journal of Health analyzed suicide trends in states following their legalization of medical marijuana. It…

Anthony Sibley (AJ)
by: Anthony Sibley (AJ)
views: 132

Money Won't Buy Happiness, But Might Predict Depression »

Lower-income Americans suffer depression disproportionally compared to all other groups in America. Reminds us of the saying, "Money won't buy…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 129

How Parents' Incarceration Affects Kids' Mental Health »

The facts are pretty stark: kids with incarcerated parents are 2-3 times more likely to suffer from various mental illnesses…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 57

Some Jobs Can Be Tough to Handle »

This chart shows the four occupational sectors with the highest rates of major depressive episodes among their workers. These jobs…

YES! Magazine
by: YES! Magazine
views: 191

Mental Illness Causes Disabilities Around the World »

Across different regions of the world, depression and anxiety disorders alone account for 10-18% of all years lived with disability…

BeyondThePurchase.Org
by: BeyondThePurchase.Org
views: 165

The United States of...Depression? »

A new report looks at the top 100 selling drugs in the U.S. over a 12-month period. The antipsychotic drug…

Michael Collier
by: Michael Collier
views: 74

Depression at Work? »

A study presented in the Journal of Managerial Psychology (Byrne & Hochwater, 2008) found that people experiencing job mistreatment were…

Bill Treasurer
by: Bill Treasurer
views: 126

Obama's Stimulus Salvation: Effect on the Economy »

In March 2009, before it was launched, Q1 GDP was -6.4%, by the end of 2009 it was 5%. The…

Anthony Sibley (AJ)
by: Anthony Sibley (AJ)
views: 143

Prevalence of Serious Mental Illness »

In 2008, about 5% of U.S. adults had a serious mental illness (SMI). Women were much more likely to have…

Steven Davies
by: Steven Davies
views: 83

Binge Drinking Among Women »

The most likely women to binge drink are women ages 18 to 24, with 24% of American women in this…

Steven Davies
by: Steven Davies
views: 81

Suicide Rates Decrease Among Elderly »

The suicide rate among Americans age 65+ has decreased from 19.7 suicides per 100,000 people in 1991 to 14.78 in…

Steven Davies
by: Steven Davies
views: 67

Previously Married Americans are Most Depressed »

Depression is more prevalent among Americans who were previously married than those who were never married. Previously married people may…

Steven Davies
by: Steven Davies
views: 28

Depression Widespread Among the Poorly Educated »

Adults in the U.S. who have received less than a high school education are more than twice as likely to…

Steven Davies
by: Steven Davies
views: 16

The Mass Shooting Epidemic »

Though varying from yearly, the number of people killed in mass shootings in the U.S. has generally increased since 1982.…

Steven Davies
by: Steven Davies
views: 157