Social Disparities in Health Among Latinos (ICPSR 34499)

Principal Investigator(s): Pebley, Anne R., University of California-Los Angeles. Department of Sociology


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 ICPSR. 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 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


264 Haines Hall, Box 951551

Los Angeles, CA 90095