Is socioeconomic disparity in disability improving among Korean elders?

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The purpose of this study was to evaluate whether the socioeconomic disparity in disability status in Korea improved during the decade between 1994 and 2004. Information was obtained from the National Survey of Elders' Life and Welfare Desires in 1994, 1998, and 2004. Age-adjusted disability rates by educational level and income were calculated separately… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.socscimed.2010.03.037

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@article{Jang2010IsSD, title={Is socioeconomic disparity in disability improving among Korean elders?}, author={Soong-Nang Jang and Sung-il Cho and Ichiro Kawachi}, journal={Social science & medicine}, year={2010}, volume={71 2}, pages={282-7} }