Anything that’s human is mentionable , and anything that is mentionable can be more manageable – Fred rogers

  • 1 in every 8 people in the world lives with a mental disorder.
  • More than 50% will be diagnosed with mental illness or a disorder during their lifetime. -According to World Health Organization.
  • In 2019, 301 million of people were reported to be living with an anxiety disorder including 58 million children and adolescents
  • In 2019, 280 million people were living with depression including 23 million children and adolescents.
  • As well as , 40 million people experienced bipolar disorder.
  • And 1 in every 300 people people approximately affected by schizophrenia.
  • About 1 in every 100 children has autism.
  • People of 40 million were living with conduct dissocial disorder.

  • Eating disorders affects about 9% of world’s population.
  • only 6% of people diagnosed with eating disorders are clinically underweight.
  • Eating disorders causes direct deaths of 10,200 each year , that’s one death every 52 minutes.
  • Eating disorders are the second of deadliest mental illnesses causing deaths , first is opioid overdose.
  • 25% of people diagnosed with eating disorders are Males.
  • 33% of males have used unhealthy behaviors as an attempt to alter their weight .

  • 81% of children of 10 years old are afraid of getting fat.
  • 46% of children 9 to 11 years old are often on diets.
  • 42% of girls in first to third grades want to be thinner.
  • In a college survey , 91% of women are reported to be controlling their weight through dieting.