Young people experiencing highest mental health concerns due to pandemic

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John Brazier
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Young people experiencing highest mental health concerns due to pandemic

Research from Close Brothers finds two in five (39%) of employees have experienced an increase in worries about their financial health

The Expecting the unexpected: a spotlight on preparing for a crisis report, based on a survey carried out on behalf of Close Brothers by Opinium of 2,000 UK based employees, found that increased mental health worries caused by the Covid-19 pandemic are highest among 18-34 year olds (63%). Compared to a similar survey conducted at the same time last year, the 18-34 y/o age group has seen a 13% increase in mental health worries, while the 55+ age group saw the largest increase, growing 37% year-on-year....

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