Is ethnic density associated with health in a context of social disadvantage? Findings from the Born in Bradford cohort

  title={Is ethnic density associated with health in a context of social disadvantage? Findings from the Born in Bradford cohort},
  author={Eleonora P Uphoff and Kate E. Pickett and Simon Crouch and Neil Small and John Wright},
  journal={Ethnicity \& Health},
  pages={196 - 213}
Objectives. In this study we aimed to test the associations between area-level ethnic density and health for Pakistani and White British residents of Bradford, England. Design. The sample consisted of 8610 mothers and infant taking part in the Born in Bradford cohort. Ethnic density was measured as the percentage of Pakistani, White British or South Asian residents living in a Lower Super Output Area. Health outcomes included birth weight, preterm birth and smoking during pregnancy… Expand
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