Alarming Facts

Stress can lead to physical disorders like heart disease, obesity and diabetes furthermore its impacts on mental wellbeing often result in insomnia, depression, burn-out, anxiety or even suicide. According to World Health Organization, 1 in 4 people worldwide will be affected by mental disorders at some point in their lives.

 

EU Wellbeing Statistics

 

  • One quarter of Europeans risking health problems due to stress at work (Euractiv)
  • Burnout costs German workplaces 9 billion Euros annually in lost productivity (Gallup)
  • Mental health disorders in general cost Europe €240 billion per year (EU-OSHA)
  • Over 800 000 people die due to suicide every year (WHO)