Stress Statistics

Top Causes of Stress in the U.S. Factors
1
Job Pressure Co-Worker Tension, Bosses, Work Overload
2
Money Loss of Job, Reduced Retirement, Medical Expenses
3
Health Health Crisis, Terminal or Chronic Illness
4
Relationships Divorce, Death of Spouse, Arguments with Friends, Loneliness
5
Poor Nutrition Inadequate Nutrition, Caffeine, Processed Foods, Refined Sugars
6
Media Overload Television, Radio, Internet, E-Mail, Social Networking
7
Sleep Deprivation Inability to release adrenaline and other stress hormones
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U.S. Stress Statistics Data
Percent of people who regularly experience physical symptoms caused by stress 77 %
Regularly experience psychological symptoms caused by stress 73 %
Feel they are living with extreme stress 33 %
Feel their stress has increased over the past five years 48 %
Cited money and work as the leading cause of their stress 76 %
Reported lying awake at night due to stress 48 %
Stress Impact Statistics  
Percent who say stress has a negative impact on their personal and professional life 48 %
Employed adults who say they have difficulty managing work and family responsibilities. 31 %
Percent who cited jobs interfering with their family or personal time as a significant source of stress. 35 %
Perccent who said stress has caused them to fight with people close to them 54 %
Reported being alienated from a friend or family member because of stress 26 %
Annual costs to employers in stress related health care and missed work. $300 Billion
Percent who say they are "always" or "often" under stress at work 30 %
People who cited physical symptoms experienced the following  
Fatigue 51 %
Headache 44 %
Upset stomach 34 %
Muscle tension 30 %
Change in appetite 23 %
Teeth grinding 17 %
Change in sex drive 15 %
Feeling dizzy 13 %
People who cited psychological symptoms experienced the following  
Irritability or anger 50 %
Feeling nervous 45 %
Lack of energy 45 %
Feeling as though you could cry 35 %
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Sources: Statistic Brain Research Institute, American Institute of Stress, NY
Content Author: Statistic Brain

Date research was conducted: May 18, 2017

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Diabetes Statistics

Diabetes Statistics Data
Total number of U.S. citizens who’ve been diagnosed with Diabetes 25.8 million
Percent of U.S. Citizens who have Diabetes 8.3%
Total amount of people who’ve been diagnosed with diabetes 18.8 million
Total amount of U.S. citizens who have diabetes but are undiagnosed 7 million
Total amount of people with diabetes under the age of 20 215,000
Total amount of people with diabetes who are older than 20 25.6 million
Percent of U.S. population over the age of 20 with diabetes 11.3%
Total amount of men over the age of 20 with diabetes 13 million
Total amount of women over the age of 20 with diabetes 12.6 million
After adjusting for population age differences, 2007-2009 national survey data for people diagnosed with diabetes, aged 20 years or older include the following prevalence by race/ethnicity:
Race/Ethnicity Percent
Non-Hispanic Whites 7.1%
Asian Americans 8.4%
Non-Hispanic Blacks 12.6%
Hispanics 11.8%
Among Hispanics rates were:
Ethnicity Percent
Cubans 7.6%
Mexican Americans 13.3%
Puerto Ricans 13.8%
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Sources: Changing Diabetes, Medical Center
Content Author: Statistic Brain

Date research was conducted: May 12, 2017

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