Farmer meeting – By Swathi Sridharan (ICRISAT) -

Country statistics

17,738,678  national population

50.7%  live below the poverty line

10.6%  of 15-49 year olds live with HIV/AIDS

Mental health

3  mental health hospitals

1  substance misuse rehab programme

Receives 1.5%  of the national health budget

1  doctor specialising in 'psychiatric illness'

2  clinical psychologists

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Photograph by Lars Ploughmann