Americans are more anxious than a year ago, survey finds

Americans have experienced increases in anxiety levels over the past year, a new report from the American Psychiatric Association (APA) finds. And some generations seem to be feeling it more than others.

According to the survey, this year’s national anxiety score is 51 on a scale from 0 to 100. That’s a five-point jump since 2017.

Millennials continued to be more anxious than Gen Xers and Baby Boomers. But Baby Boomers experienced the greatest increase in anxiety levels — a seven-point spike from 2017 to 2018.

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