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Table 1 Prevalence of stress, anxiety, and depression levels among Egypt, Ghana, India, Pakistan, and Philippines

From: COVID-19 and mental health: a multi-country study—the effects of lockdown on the mental health of young adults

Country Condition Normal Mild Moderate Severe Extremely severe
n % n % N % n % n %
Egypt (n = 105) Stress 66 62.9 13 12.4 15 14.3 08 7.6 03 2.9
Anxiety 38 36.2 25 23.8 16 15.2 11 10.5 15 14.3
Depression 34 32.4 26 24.8 17 16.2 15 14.3 13 12.4
Ghana (n = 110) Stress 99 90.1 04 3.6 04 3.6 01 0.9 02 1.8
Anxiety 97 88.2 05 4.5 03 2.7 03 2.7 02 1.8
Depression 84 76.4 11 10 08 7.3 05 4.5 02 1.8
India (n = 100) Stress 77 77 06 6 09 9 05 5 03 3
Anxiety 59 59 19 19 09 9 06 6 07 7
Depression 58 58 16 16 13 13 04 4 09 9
Pakistan (n = 104) Stress 71 68.3 10 9.6 08 7.7 10 9.6 05 4.8
Anxiety 57 54.8 11 10.6 13 12.5 12 11.5 11 10.6
Depression 54 51.9 12 11.5 26 25 05 4.2 07 6.7
Philippines (n = 107) Stress 51 47.7 13 12.1 15 14 12 11.2 16 15
Anxiety 38 35.5 16 15 16 15 13 12.1 24 22.4
Depression 29 27.1 15 14 21 19.6 14 13.1 28 26.2