Indians most stressed due to work and finance compared to global peers, says report
Updated : July 10, 2018 06:20 AM IST
About 89% Indians suffer from stress, compared to a global average of 86%, the survey conducted by the health service company said, adding that one in eight people have serious trouble in dealing with stress in India.
Factors like taboo on getting medical help for stress, medical costs, are being the barriers for seeking professional help, with 75% of respondents do not feel comfortable talking to a medical professional about their stress.
India, tops the list in the overall global well-being index for the fourth year, with only slight declines in physical, social and family wellness this year.