A multilevel analysis of social capital and self-rated health: evidence from China.

@article{Meng2014AMA,
  title={A multilevel analysis of social capital and self-rated health: evidence from China.},
  author={Tianguang Meng and He Chen},
  journal={Health & place},
  year={2014},
  volume={27},
  pages={
          38-44
        }
}
We investigate relationship between social capital and self-rated health (SRH) in urban and rural China. Using a nationally representative data collected in 2005, we performed multilevel analyses. The social capital indicators include bonding trust, bridging trust, social participation and Chinese Communist Party membership. Results showed that only trust was beneficial for SRH in China. Bonding trust mainly promoted SRH at individual level and bridging trust mainly at county level. Moreover… CONTINUE READING
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