Status: Baseline only


Increase the proportion of adults with serious mental illness (SMI) who receive treatment

Baseline: 64.1 percent of adults aged 18 years and over with SMI received treatment in 2018

Target: 68.8 percent

Target Setting Method
Percentage point improvement


Serious mental illness — like depression, schizophrenia, and bipolar disorder — can limit people’s daily activities. There’s evidence that medication and talk therapy can help adults get the care they need.