The Mental Health Index™ report: August 2021
September 21, 2021
Key insight: One in three Canadians do not feel a sense of belonging or acceptance at work or are unsure. This is an increase from one in four prior to the pandemic.
More than half of Canadians do their job when feeling unwell at least one day per week
- Those who work when feeling unwell have significantly lower isolation scores than the national average.
- 64% of parents work when feeling unwell at least one day per week compared to 36% of non-parents.
- 46% of people who never work when feeling unwell have a mental health score nearly four points above the pre-2020 benchmark.