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Mental wellness

November 17, 2015

Is your employer responsible for supporting your health? (Infographic)

Sun Life asked Canadians whether they think their employer has any responsibility for their physical and psychological health, as part of the sixth annual Sun Life Canadian Health Index. Here’s what they had to say.

Is your employer responsible for supporting your health? (Infographic)

4 out of 5 Canadians say their employer is responsible for supporting their health

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84% say their employer is responsible for supporting their physical health

86% say their employer is responsible for supporting their psychological health

38% overall (and 53% of Gen Y respondents) say they’ve missed work due to a health condition

35% overall (and 47% of Gen Y respondents) say their physical or mental health has hurt their productivity at work recently

For more information, visit: sunlife.ca/CanadianHealthIndex

The data for this infographic is from the 2015 Sun Life Canadian Health Index based on the findings of an Ipsos Reid poll survey conducted of 2,404 Canadians from 18 to 80 years of age, between Jun 15 and 23, 2015.

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