Men's Mental Health Facts and Statistics

Trigger Warning: Suicide

  • Three times as many men as women die by suicide
  • Men aged 40 to 49 have the highest suicide rates in the UK
  • Men report lower levels of life satisfaction than women, according to the Government’s national well-being survey
  • Men are less likely to access therapy: only 36% of referrals to NHS talking therapies are for men
  • In 2017, nearly 6000 suicides were recorded in Great Britain. Of these, 75% were men

Here you can find a range of articles and research about men's mental health.