Mental Health

Overall Days Mental Health Not Good Within the Past Month (2010-2014)
“Days Mental Health Not Good” is defined as days that include stress, depression, or problems with emotions.

24.7% of Lake County residents had 1-7 days where they felt their mental health was not good. 14% had 8-30 days where they felt their mental health was not good.
Overall Mental Health_2010-2014

Days Mental Health Not Good Within the Past Month by Gender (2010-2014)


Females had a higher percentage of 1-7 days of mental health not being good compared to males. 8-30 days of mental health not being good was slightly higher in males.
Mental Health_Gender_2010-2014

Days Mental Health Not Good Within the Past Month by Race/Ethnicity (2010-2014)

Non-White populations had a higher percentage of days of mental health not good compared to Whites. 


Mental Health_Race_Ethnicity_2010_2014

Source:

Illinois BRFSS 2010-2014