Migration as a process of social change also has impact on the mental health of the migrants. This study analyse the association between socio-demographic characteristics, pre-migratory and migratory factors and psychological distress of migrants just after migration and after their resettlement and reported high prevalence of psychological distress was found just after migration than after settlement.
Agrawal S, Taylor FC, Moser K, Narayanan G, Kinra S, Prabhakaran D, et al. Associations between sociodemographic characteristics, pre migratory and migratory factors and psychological distress just after migration and after resettlement: The Indian migration study. Indian J Soc Psychiatry 2015;31:55-66.