Debts vs. Mental HealthMoneySaving Poll Results

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Poll started 01 Feb 2011:

Debts vs. Mental Health

We're researching the alignment between mental health issues and debt problems (excluding mortgages & student loans). It's argued either one can cause the other. Please answer the question below.

Results

I (and my partner) have never had mental health problems (3565 votes)
Never been in debt1211 votes (34%)
Only ever had limited debts1475 votes (41%)
Bigger debts but not a problem575 votes (16%)
Severe or crisis debts304 votes (9%)
I (or my partner) have/ have had mental health problems (3167 votes)
Never been in debt551 votes (17%)
Only ever had limited debts706 votes (22%)
Bigger debts but not a problem514 votes (16%)
Severe or crisis debts1209 votes (38%)
Severe or crisis debts but never coinciding with mental health problems187 votes (6%)

                   6,732 votes received.

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