Up to 121 million people worldwide suffer from depression. Depressive disorders could have an impact on a person’s ability to work, maintain relationships, and also have a general negative effect on well being. Extreme depression can result in suicide and it’s the reason behind 850,000 deaths each year.
Researchers have compared social conditions with the incidence of depression in eighteen countries all over the world. Read the full-length article: Social Conditions and Depression Statistics
Tags: Mental Illness