Mental health: How Americans are coping a year into the COVID-19 pandemic

About a fifth of U.S. adults (21%) are experiencing high levels of psychological distress. Image: Getty Images/John Tlumacki/The Boston Globe

Scott Keeter

Senior survey advisor, Pew Research Center


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About one-third of U.S. adults reported at least occasional sleeplessness. anxiety in past week. Image: Pew Research Center
Income. age and gender are associated with higher levels of psychological distress. Image: Pew Research Center
Young adults, especially women and those with lower incomes are experiencing higher levels of distress. Image: Pew Research Center

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