2. Anxiety and depression symptoms vary by age and race
Young adults and people of color are disproportionately reporting symptoms of anxiety or depression, according to CDC data.
By the numbers: The portion of U.S. adults reporting these symptoms has hovered around 30% since this spring — a drop from the more than 40% of adults reporting symptoms last winter.
- In 2019, only 11% of adults reported symptoms of anxiety or depression, per the CDC.