Louisiana, Nevada and Oregon have the highest average rates of anxiety and depression during the pandemic

SEATTLE, January 11, 2021 / PRNewswire / – QuoteWizard®, a LendingTree company, and one of the nation’s leading online insurance marketplaces released a report analyze which states experience the most anxiety or depression during the pandemic.

The prevalence of mental illness has a significant impact on the population. While there have been major improvements in tackling America’s mental health crisis, our nation is facing a new wave of barriers to mental health. The QuoteWizard team assessed mental health data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) on the frequency of anxiety or depression in each state from April to december 2020.

View the full report here: https://quotewizard.com/news/posts/states-experincing-anxiety-or-depression-during-pandemic

Main conclusions:

  • United States’ The average rate of depression or anxiety since the onset of COVID-19 is 32.12%.
  • Of april 2020 To december 2020, the United States saw a 6.3% increase in anxiety and depression.
  • Louisiana, Nevada and Oregon all have experienced the highest average rates of anxiety and depression since April 2020.
  • North Dakota, South Dakota and Wisconsin all experienced the lowest rates of anxiety and depression during the pandemic.
  • States that experienced high stress levels also experienced the highest unemployment rates.
  • Since april 2020, Wyoming, Montana and New Mexico experienced the highest rates of increase in anxiety or depression.

Rank

State

Average rate

Change since April 2020

1

Louisiana

36.9%

24.3%

2

Nevada

36.1%

39.8%

3

Oregon

35.1%

34.3%

4

Mississippi

35.0%

38.0%

5

New Mexico

34.5%

39.9%

6

Texas

34.2%

28.3%

7

California

34.2%

17.6%

8

Florida

33.8%

12.7%

9

Arkansas

33.7%

9.5%

ten

Oklahoma

33.6%

39.6%

11

Kentucky

33.2%

31.6%

12

Arizona

33.2%

11.8%

13

West Virginia

33.0%

34.7%

14

Georgia

32.5%

11.2%

15

Illinois

32.1%

21.8%

16

Indiana

32.1%

16.9%

17

Washington

32.0%

25.7%

18

Alabama

31.9%

36.3%

19

New Jersey

31.7%

13.6%

20

Tennessee

31.7%

21.1%

21

Colorado

31.6%

20.5%

22

new York

31.3%

-8.2%

23

Ohio

31.1%

28.5%

24

Missouri

31.0%

17.0%

25

Connecticut

31.0%

6.9%

26

Pennsylvania

30.9%

21.8%

27

Alaska

30.9%

35.6%

28

Caroline from the south

30.4%

5.1%

29

Utah

30.4%

31.9%

30

Rhode Island

30.2%

22.9%

31

Kansas

30.1%

18.9%

32

Michigan

30.0%

4.0%

33

Virginia

29.9%

19.0%

34

North Carolina

29.9%

16.8%

35

Maryland

29.8%

21.7%

36

Vermont

29.6%

25.7%

37

Hawaii

29.4%

19.8%

38

Maine

29.4%

12.9%

39

Massachusetts

29.4%

-5.8%

40

New Hampshire

29.1%

22.8%

41

Idaho

29.0%

31.2%

42

Delaware

28.7%

27.6%

43

Montana

28.5%

48.7%

44

Wyoming

27.9%

53.8%

45

Iowa

27.8%

36.2%

46

Nebraska

27.1%

39.6%

47

Minnesota

26.8%

21.8%

48

Wisconsin

26.4%

14.6%

49

South Dakota

26.4%

23.0%

50

North Dakota

26.0%

24.9%

United States

32.1%

6.3%

Methodology

QuoteWizard evaluated the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) mental health data on the frequency of anxiety or depression of each state from April to december 2020. We ranked the states with a higher average rate of adults diagnosed with generalized anxiety disorder or major depression, according to the CDC, closer to 1. States that ranked closer to 50 experienced the lowest average rates of anxiety or depression. Additionally, the change in anxiety or depression rates is associated with each condition over the same time period.

About QuoteWizard QuoteWizard (citationwizard.com) is an insurance comparison marketplace for consumers looking to save on insurance. QuoteWizard gives consumers direct access to thousands of qualified agents in all 50 states, as well as major carriers, who offer personalized quotes and the ability to save up to 40% on auto, home, insurance, and auto insurance. health and life. Agents and carriers, in turn, benefit from millions of highly qualified leads, calls and traffic to their site. Situated at Seattle, QuoteWizard was founded in 2006.

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