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Proportion of reported impacts due to the COVID-19 pandemic, by positive screen for at least one of the three disorders assessed (major depressive disorder, generalized anxiety disorder, or posttraumatic stress disorder), Canada

At least one impact experienced Loss of job or income Difficulty meeting financial implications Death in the family, or death of a friend or colleague Feelings of loneliness or isolation Physical health problems Challenges in personal relationships Other 0 20 40 60 80 100 % Positive screen, at least one of threePositive screen, at least one of three No positive screen for these disordersNo positive screen for these disorders
Note(s):
All proportions significantly higher for those who screened positive for at least one of the three disorders assessed (p < 0.05)
Source(s):
Survey on COVID-19 and Mental Health (5330), February to May 2021.

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Proportion of reported impacts due to the COVID-19 pandemic, by positive screen for at least one of the three disorders assessed (major depressive disorder, generalized anxiety disorder, or posttraumatic stress disorder), Canada, %
  Positive screen, at least one of three No positive screen for these disorders
At least one impact experienced 94 64
Loss of job or income 39 21
Difficulty meeting financial implications 32 11
Death in the family, or death of a friend or colleague 16 9
Feelings of loneliness or isolation 77 37
Physical health problems 62 21
Challenges in personal relationships 48 15
Other 9 3
Note(s):
All proportions significantly higher for those who screened positive for at least one of the three disorders assessed (p < 0.05)
Source(s):
Survey on COVID-19 and Mental Health (5330), February to May 2021.
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