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Migration and Health in Thailand (ICPSR 34491)

Principal Investigator(s):


The goal of this research was to explore the various dimensions and determinants of health status change among young adults (age 15-29) resulting from migration from rural areas to urban areas in Thailand, and to explore the relationship between health status and subsequent decisions to migrate, i.e., migration selectivity.

Access Notes

  • These data are not available from DSDR. Users should consult the data owners directly for details on obtaining these resources.

Study Description


This study was funded by:

  • United States Department of Health and Human Services. National Institutes of Health. Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development

Scope of Study

Subject Terms:   health status, migrants, population migration, young adults

Geographic Coverage:   Asia, Global, Thailand

Data Collection Notes:

These data are not available from DSDR or ICPSR. Researchers should consult the principal investigator directly for details on obtaining access to the data and documentation:

Dr. Mark VanLandingham

Department of Global Health Systems and Development

Tulane University

1440 Canal Street, Suite 2200

New Orleans, LA 70112