Socioeconomic Status and Health Differentials in China: Convergence at Older Ages

Abstract

While a positive relationship between socioeconomic status (SES) and health has been well established, far less clear is how this relationship changes with aging. Using recent data from China’s 2005 Intercensus Survey, we study health differentials by SES and whether they converge, diverge, or remain stable at old ages in China. We found divergence in… (More)

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@inproceedings{Lowry2009SocioeconomicSA, title={Socioeconomic Status and Health Differentials in China: Convergence at Older Ages}, author={Deborah Lowry and Yu Xie}, year={2009} }