India mental health country profile

@article{Khandelwal2004IndiaMH,
  title={India mental health country profile},
  author={S. Khandelwal and H. P. Jhingan and S. Ramesh and R. K. Gupta and V. Srivastava},
  journal={International Review of Psychiatry},
  year={2004},
  volume={16},
  pages={126 - 141}
}
India, the second most populated country of the world with a population of 1.027 billion, is a country of contrasts. It is characterized as one of the world's largest industrial nations, yet most of the negative characteristics of poor and developing countries define India too. The population is predominantly rural, and 36% of people still live below poverty line. There is a continuous migration of rural people into urban slums creating major health and economic problems. India is one of the… Expand
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