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The impact of long term conditions on employment and the wider UK economy

Organisation: The Work Foundation


A key statistic highlighted in this report is that just 8 per cent of people with schizophrenia are in employment, despite evidence that up to 70 per cent of people with severe mental illness express a desire to work. This reports draws on several key findings to make recommendations to government, NHS England, the employer, clinicians and the individuals themselves to improve this statistic.

The information and findings on schizophrenia start on page 27, and include impactful infographics, key statistics and recommendations in respect to employment.

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