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The Mental Health Index™ report: March 2023

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The Mental Health Index™ report: March 2023

May 2, 2023

Following a sharp drop in February, the mental health of workers in Canada rebounded in March.

  • At 64.3, the mental health of workers improved 1.4 points from February 2023
  • 33 per cent of workers have a high mental health risk, 44 per cent have a moderate mental health risk, and 23 per cent have a low mental health risk
  • 8 per cent of workers in Canada indicate that their mental health is in crisis
  • All mental health sub-scores improved from February to March 2023; the work productivity sub-score improved two points from the prior month
  • Anxiety, isolation, and work productivity have been the lowest mental sub-scores for 11 consecutive months
  • Mental health scores improved in all provinces; despite a two-point increase, the mental health score in the Maritimes remains lowest
  • The mental health score of managers is higher than that of non-managers and the national average

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