The Mental Health Index™ report: September 2021
October 26, 2021
Key insight: Older employees are more likely to consider leaving a job because of feeling underappreciated
Nearly one-in-five Canadians resigned from their job during the pandemic due to increased mental stress/strain at work
- 33% of Canadians report an increase in job stress in 2021 compared to 2020.
- 16% resigned due to caregiving responsibilities and this group has among the least favourable mental health scores (-28.4).
- Parents and managers are more than twice as likely than others to report resigning during the pandemic.