Socio − Economic Status and Health : Evidence from the Echp

  title={Socio − Economic Status and Health : Evidence from the Echp},
  author={David Cantarero and Marta Pascual},
In this paper, the effects of socioeconomic characteristics (gender, age, education level, marital status, income, occupational and health status, household size and social relationships) on individuals ́ health status in Spain from 1994 to 2001 are analysed. The estimations are carried out using ordered probit models and new data from the whole waves of the European Community Household Panel (ECHP) have been used. The results indicate that personal characteristics, education level, income as… CONTINUE READING

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