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Measuring and decomposing inequity in self-reported morbidity and self-assessed health in Thailand

Yiengprugsawan, Vasoontara; Lim, Lynette; Carmichael, Gordon; Sidorenko, Alexandra; Sleigh, Adrian


BACKGROUND In recent years, interest in the study of inequalities in health has not stopped at quantifying their magnitude; explaining the sources of inequalities has also become of great importance. This paper measures socioeconomic inequalities in self-reported morbidity and self-assessed health in Thailand, and the contributions of different population subgroups to those inequalities. METHODS The Health and Welfare Survey 2003 conducted by the Thai National Statistical Office with...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2007-12-18
Type: Journal article
Source: International Journal for Equity in Health
DOI: 10.1186/1475-9276-6-23


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