Longitudinal trends in mental health among ethnic groups in Canada.

@article{Pahwa2012LongitudinalTI,
  title={Longitudinal trends in mental health among ethnic groups in Canada.},
  author={Punam Pahwa and Chandima Karunanayake and J. McCrosky and Lorna E. Thorpe},
  journal={Chronic diseases and injuries in Canada},
  year={2012},
  volume={32 3},
  pages={164-76}
}
INTRODUCTION Immigration continues to transform the ethnic composition of the Canadian population. We investigated whether longitudinal trends in mental distress vary between seven cultural and ethnic groups and whether mental distress within the same ethnic group varies by demographic (immigrant status, sex, age, marital status, place and length of residence), socio-economic (education, income), social support and lifestyle factors. METHOD The study population consisted of 14 713 respondents… CONTINUE READING

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