Mental Health in Indian metro cities: 2020
The data used in the study was collected from 1,275 persons aged 21-60 years randomly selected from the list of mobile phone users in the six Class 1 metropolitan cities of India—viz. Bengaluru, Chennai, Delhi, Kolkata, Mumbai and Hyderabad. Depression Anxiety Stress Scale (DASS) version 21 was administered to the study participants apart from collecting information on socio-demographic and economic characteristics. The survey was undertaken in August-September 2020 during the first wave of COVID in India.