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ERIC Number: EJ489091
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1994
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ISSN: ISSN-0016-9013
Gender Differences in Adult Health: An International Comparison.
Rahman, Omar; And Others
Gerontologist, v34 n4 p463-69 Aug 1994
Used data from United States, Jamaica, Malaysia, and Bangladesh to explore gender differences in adult health. Found that women fared worse than men across variety of self-reported health measures in all four countries. Data from Jamaica indicated that gender disparities in adult health arose early and persisted throughout the life cycle, with different age profiles for different measures. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Bangladesh; Jamaica; Malaysia; United States