Trends in educational inequalities in old age mortality in Norway 1961−2009: a prospective register based population study


BACKGROUND The vast majority of deaths occur in older adults. Paradoxically, knowledge on long-term trends in mortality inequalities among the aged, and particularly for those aged 80 years and over, is sparse. The historical trends in size and impact of socioeconomic inequalities on old age mortality are important to monitor because they may give an… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/1471-2458-12-911


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