Migration and Health in Thailand (ICPSR 36007)

Principal Investigator(s): Vanlandingham, Mark J., Tulane University


This study is comprised of three waves of health status and migration data from young adults in Thailand. It focuses on changes in health status due to migration from rural areas (rural Kanchanaburi) to urban areas (Kanchanaburi and Bangkok metropolitan areas).

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 (5R01HD046527)

Scope of Study

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

Geographic Coverage:    Thailand

Data Collection Notes:

NICHD funded the PRIMARY DATA COLLECTION of this project.

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