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  • The World Health Organization found that major depression was the leading cause of disability worldwide. 

  • Anxiety disorders are the most common mental illness in the U.S.

  • Anxiety disorders cost the U.S. more than $42 billion a year, almost one-third of the country's $148 billion total mental health bill.​

  • Antidepressant use in the United States among teens and adults (people ages 12 and older) increased by almost 400% between 1988–1994 and 2005–2008. 

"The Economic Burden of Anxiety Disorders," a study commissioned by ADAA (The Journal of Clinical Psychiatry, 60(7), July 1999).