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Farmer and Rural Perceptions of Mental Health

Description
Presents findings of a poll of 2,004 rural adults, addressing impressions of mental health stigma in rural and agricultural communities. Describes barriers to seeking mental health assistance, who rural adults feel comfortable talking to about stress or mental health issues, and the perceived mental health impacts of farm stress on farmers and farm workers. Compares results to polls conducted in 2019 and 2020.
Date
12/2021
Type
Document
Organization
American Farm Bureau Federation
Tagged as
Farmers and farmworkers · Mental health · Statistics and data · Stigma · Stress and stress disorders