Journal of Health and Medical Sciences
Published: 11 June 2021
The Impact of Personality and Situational Factors on Perceived Stress: An Investigation During COVID-19 Pandemic
Hanoi University, Vietnam
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Keywords: Personality, Perceived Stress, Situational Factors, Cross-Country Comparison
The study investigates the relationship between personality and situational factors on perceived stress level during the global COVID-19 pandemic. Analysis of data collected from people across different territories confirms the association between personality traits and perceived stress level. Furthermore, the paper shows that people are experiencing moderate stress, which is affected by where they are residing, whether their personal finance is at risk, and their usage of social media during the pandemic.
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