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Adults ages 18 to 24 who felt down, depressed or hopeless for more than half of the days or nearly every day for the past two weeks in the United States

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Adults ages 18 to 24 who felt down, depressed or hopeless for more than half of the days or nearly every day for the past two weeks

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Note: Non-consecutive years appear adjacent in the trend line
because one or more years have been deselected.

Definitions: The percentage of adults ages 18 to 24 who reported that they felt down, depressed or hopeless for more than half of the days or nearly every day for the past 14 days. Only respondents who provided a valid response are included.

Data Source: Population Reference Bureau analysis of the U.S. Census Bureau, Household Pulse Survey, 2021-2022

Footnotes: Updated July 2022
S - Estimates suppressed when the effective sample size is less than 30 or the 90% confidence interval is greater than 30 percentage points or 1.3 times the estimate.
A 90 percent confidence interval for each estimate can be found at Adults ages 18 to 24 who felt down, depressed or hopeless for more than half of the days or nearly every day for the past two weeks.