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Social Disparities in Health Among Latinos (ICPSR 34499)

Principal Investigator(s):

Summary:

The goal of this project was to investigate the relationships between socioeconomic status, immigrant status, health behavior, and health outcomes for Latinos in the United States, and to develop a more comprehensive understanding of Latino health. Data for the analysis were drawn from waves 1 and 2 of the Los Angeles Family and Neighborhood Survey (LA FANS), from the National Health Interview Survey, and from the Mexican Encuesta Nacional de Salud.

Access Notes

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

Study Description

Funding

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 attitudes, health behavior, health status, Hispanic or Latino Americans, immigrants

Geographic Coverage:   United States

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. Anne R. Pebley

Department of Sociology

UCLA

264 Haines Hall, Box 951551

Los Angeles, CA 90095

email: pebley@ucla.edu