Some more facts realised from our data:
1 in 12 people who need time off work for Covid-related reasons, subsequently take time off because of poor mental health.
Mental health-related absences after Covid last 63% longer - that's 33.6 days on average
The big sectors affected by mental health in 2020 were: NHS 24%, Councils 20%, Construction/ Engineering/ Manufacturing 12%, Transport & Logistics 8%, Utilities & Services 8%
In the last 12 months, mental health has affected NHS productivity more than Covid has. (Mental health 2.5m days / Covid 2.1m days.)