80 percent of Americans are mentally disturbed due to the situation in the country. Violence in the Capitol building, bitter electoral experiences, political, discontent, violence, a falling economy and the deaths of millions due to Kovid-19 have pushed them into stressful situations. This has been revealed in a recently conducted poll.
In this study conducted by the American Psychology Organization through the Harris Poll Institute, 90 percent of Americans also hoped that the country was moving towards unity, which would improve the situation. But so far the stress level is at 5.6 on a scale of 10.
84 percent of the citizens say that their country is also facing serious social problems, which need to be dealt with. According to Arthur C. Evans, the official of the institution involved in the study, many Americans have been under stress for a long time. The situation of the country is constantly worrying about employment, education etc. It is normal for it to have an effect on their mental state. The great thing is that by identifying them, work should be done on providing relief to them.
Citizens are getting the highest problems like 87 percent restlessness, 44 percent sadness, 39 percent years old. The situation in the country has affected 81 percent, epidemic 80 percent and political conditions 74 percent. Only one incident of violence in the Capitol building has added to the tension of 66 per cent of the citizens.
According to the study, 82 percent of the Democrats, the same number of Republicans and 81 percent of absolute citizens said that they are also concerned about the future of the country.