Statistics and Indicators

Psychological distress by age group

  • In 2014–2015, females in the ACT were more likely to have experienced high or very high levels of psychological distress (13.2%) than males (8.3%). Younger ACT residents (18–24 years) were the most likely to experience psychological distress, with those aged 45–54 the second-most likely group.

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Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics 2016. National Health Survey 2014-15: First Results. Category Number 4264.0.55.001. ABS, Canberra