Utah State University Extension
Many Utah residents experience poor mental health, with 1 in 5 Utah adults experiencing some form of mental illness and 1 in 20 experiencing serious mental illness (e.g., bipolar disorder or schizophrenia). Using data from the Utah Wellbeing Survey, this fact sheet explores wellbeing and mental health in Utah by rural-urban location, specifically highlighting differences between rural, growing, and urban places in the state.
Koci, K., Flint, C., & Ulrich-Schad, J. (2023). Utahns' wellbeing and mental health by rural-urban location [Fact sheet]. Utah State University Extension.