Mortality statistics in immigrant research: method for adjusting underestimation of mortality.
- Published Article
International journal of epidemiology
- Publication Date
Aug 01, 1999
This study has important implications for the interpretation of every study of mortality among immigrants based on official mortality statistics. Using information about income as an indicator of residence in the country appears to be a method which can be pursued further in order to achieve a more accurate understanding of mortality among immigrant groups.
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