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States with high rankings have lower prevalence of mental illness and higher rates of access to care for adults. Lower rankings indicate that adults have higher .

Examples of mental illness include depression, anxiety disorders, schizophrenia, About 1 in 5 adults has a mental illness in any given year.

An overview of statistics for mental illnesses. Mental illnesses are common in the United States. One in six U.S. adults lives with a mental illness.

This chapter updates data on the disease burden, as well as interventions to treat the four leading contributors to adult mental illness globally—schizophrenia.

Over 20% of adults aged 60 and over suffer from a mental or neurological disorder (excluding headache disorders) and 6.6% of all disability.