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Mo Stats

Here you will find useful facts and stats about the Movember campaign. 

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2013 CAMPAIGN FIGURES
Global                       
  • Participants: 969,157
  • Funds Raised: CAN $131.8 million
Canada
  • Participants: 173,420
  • Funds Raised: CAN $33.9 million

For participation and fundraising figures of each Movember campaign visit Mo History.

KEY STATISTICS

Men's Health | Why is Movember important?

  • The average life expectancy for men is four years less than women (80 years compared to 84)
  • 1 in 5 Canadians will experience a mental health problem each year
  • About 2 in 5 Canadians will develop cancer in their lifetime
  • More than three times as many men as women die by suicide in Canada
  • In 2014, an estimated 23,600 Canadian men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer, and 4,000 men will die from this disease
Impact on Awareness | Is Movember changing the attitudes and actions of participants? 
  • 99% of participants talked to someone about their health
  • 75% became more aware of the health issues they face
  • 62% went to see a medical professional to improve their health
  • 50% told someone they should take action to improve their health
  • 75% said they were more likely to tell someone they knew to seek professional health if they thought it needed