Development of an instrument for community-level health related social capital among Japanese older people: The JAGES Project


BACKGROUND We developed and validated an instrument to measure community-level social capital based on data derived from older community dwellers in Japan. METHODS We used cross-sectional data from the Japan Gerontological Evaluation Study, a nationwide survey involving 123,760 functionally independent older people nested within 702 communities (i.e… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/


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