COVIDiSTRESS Global Survey dataset on psychological and behavioural consequences of the COVID-19 outbreak

Yamada, Yuki
Cepulic, Dominik-Borna
Coll-Martin, Tao
Debove, Stephane
Gautreau, Guillaume
Han, Hyemin
Rasmussen, Jesper
Tran, Thao P.
Travaglino, Giovanni A.
Lieberoth, Andreas
Blackburn, Angelique M.
Boullu, Lois
Bujic, Mila
Byrne, Grace
Caniels, Marjolein C. J.
Flis, Ivan
Kowal, Marta
Rachev, Nikolay R.
Reynoso-Alcantara, Vicenta
Zerhouni, Oulmann
Ahmed, Oli
Amin, Rizwana
Aquino, Sibele
Areias, Joao Carlos
Aruta, John Jamir Benzon R.
Bamwesigye, Dastan
Bavolar, Jozef
Bender, Andrew R.
Bhandari, Pratik
Bircan, Tuba
Cakal, Huseyin
Capelos, Tereza
Cenek, Jiri
Ch'ng, Brendan
Chen, Fang-Yu
Chrona, Stavroula
Contreras-Ibanez, Carlos C.
Sebastian Correa, Pablo
Cristofori, Irene
Cyrus-Lai, Wilson
Delgado-Garcia, Guillermo
Deschrijver, Eliane
Diaz, Carlos
Dilekler, Ilknur
Dranseika, Vilius
Dubrov, Dmitrii
Eichel, Kristina
Ermagan-Caglar, Eda
Gelpi, Rebekah
Flores Gonzalez, Ruben
Griffin, Amanda
Hakim, Moh Abdul
Hanusz, Krzysztof
Ho, Yuen Wan
Hristova, Dayana
Hubena, Barbora
Ihaya, Keiko
Ikizer, Gozde
Islam, Md. Nurul
Jeftic, Alma
Jha, Shruti
Juarez, Fernanda Perez-Gay
Kacmar, Pavol
Kalinova, Kalina
Kavanagh, Phillip S.
Kosa, Mehmet
Koszalkowska, Karolina
Kumaga, Raisa
Lacko, David
Lee, Yookyung
Lentoor, Antonio G.
De Leon, Gabriel A.
Lin, Shiang-Yi
Lins, Samuel
Castro Lopez, Claudio Rafael
Lys, Agnieszka E.
Mahlungulu, Samkelisiwe
Makaveeva, Tsvetelina
Mamede, Salome
Mari, Silvia
Marot, Tiago A.
Martinez, Liz
Meshi, Dar
Jeanette Mola, Debora
Morales-Izquierdo, Sara
Musliu, Arian
Naidu, Priyanka A.
Najmussaqib, Arooj
Natividade, Jean C.
Nebel, Steve
Nezkusilova, Jana
Nikolova, Irina
Ninaus, Manuel
Noreika, Valdas
Victoria Ortiz, Maria
Ozery, Daphna Hausman
Pankowski, Daniel
Pennato, Tiziana
Pirko, Martin
Pummerer, Lotte
Reyna, Cecilia
Romano, Eugenia
Sahin, Hafize
Memişoğlu Sanlı, Aybegüm
Sayilan, Gulden
Scarpaci, Alessia
Sechi, Cristina
Shani, Maor
Shata, Aya
Sikka, Pilleriin
Sinha, Nidhi
Stockli, Sabrina
Studzinska, Anna
Sungailaite, Emilija
Szebeni, Zea
Tag, Benjamin
Taranu, Mihaela
Tisocco, Franco
Tuominen, Jarno
Turk, Fidan
Uddin, Muhammad Kamal
Uzelac, Ena
Vestergren, Sara
Vilar, Roosevelt
Wang, Austin Horng-En
West, J. Noel
Wu, Charles K. S.
Yaneva, Teodora
Yeh, Yao-Yuan
This N = 173,426 social science dataset was collected through the collaborative COVIDiSTRESS Global Survey - an open science effort to improve understanding of the human experiences of the 2020 COVID-19 pandemic between 30th March and 30th May, 2020. The dataset allows a cross-cultural study of psychological and behavioural responses to the Coronavirus pandemic and associated government measures like cancellation of public functions and stay at home orders implemented in many countries. The dataset contains demographic background variables as well as measures of Asian Disease Problem, perceived stress (PSS-10), availability of social provisions (SPS-10), trust in various authorities, trust in governmental measures to contain the virus (OECD trust), personality traits (BFF-15), information behaviours, agreement with the level of government intervention, and compliance with preventive measures, along with a rich pool of exploratory variables and written experiences. A global consortium from 39 countries and regions worked together to build and translate a survey with variables of shared interests, and recruited participants in 47 languages and dialects. Raw plus cleaned data and dynamic visualizations are available.


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Y. Yamada et al., “COVIDiSTRESS Global Survey dataset on psychological and behavioural consequences of the COVID-19 outbreak,” SCIENTIFIC DATA, pp. 0–0, 2021, Accessed: 00, 2021. [Online]. Available: