June 26, 2017 - Adopted from Quick Facts
- Percentage of Canadian employers who consider the continuous rise in employees’ mental health claims to be a top concern: 56%.
- Percentage of short term disability claims related to mental illness in Canada: 75%. 2007 figures report 72%.
- Percentage of long term disability claims related to mental illness in Canada: 79%. 2007 figures report 82%.
June 26, 2017 — Source: Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada
According to a Government of Canada Blog, many employees are suffering from brownout — they seem fine on the outside but overwhelmed on the inside which causes a decline in their private lives.