Socioeconomic disadvantage and changes in health risk behaviours in Australia: 1989-90 to 2001.


OBJECTIVE Lower socioeconomic status (SES) is associated in industrialized countries with unhealthy lifestyle characteristics, such as smoking, physical inactivity and being overweight or obese. This paper examines changes over time in the association between SES and smoking status, physical activity and being overweight or obese in Australia. METHODS… (More)

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