Health statistics and information systems

SAGE publications: Journal articles

By topic: World Health Survey


Smoking prevalence among migrants in the US Compared to the US-born and the population in countries of origin.
Bosdriesz JR, Lichthart N, Witvliet MI, Busschers WB, Stronks K, et al. PLoS ONE. 2013;8(3): e58654. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0058654

Welfare state regimes, gender, and depression: A multilevel analysis of middle and high income countries.
Chung H, Ng E, Ibrahim S, Karlsson B, Benach J, Espelt A, Muntaner C. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2013; 10(4):1324-1341.

Measuring the prevalence of chronic diseases using population surveys by pooling self-reported symptoms, diagnosis and treatments: results from the World Health Survey of 2003 for South Asia.
Levesque JF, Mukherjee S, Grimard D, Boivin A, Mishra S. Int J Public Health. 2013; 10.1007/s00038-013-0446-5

McKinnon B, Harper S, Moore S. The relationship of living arrangements and depressive symptoms among older adults in sub-Saharan Africa. BMC Public Health. 2013;13:682 doi:10.1186/1471-2458-13-682

Country- and individual-level socioeconomic determinants of depression: multilevel cross-national comparison
Rai D, Zitko P, Jones K, Lynch J, Araya R. Br J Psych. 2013, doi: 10.1192/bjp.bp.112.112482

The collectivity of drinking cultures: is the theory applicable to African settings?
Rossow I, Clausen T. Addiction. 2013; doi:10.1111/add.12220

The last mile in analyzing wellbeing and poverty: Indices of social development.
van Staveren, Webbink E, de Haan A, Foa R. Forum Soc Econ. 2013; DOI:10.1080/07360932.2013.780980

Need for and access to health care and medicines: Are there gender inequities?
Wagner AK, Graves AJ, Fan Z, Walker S, Zhang F, et al. PLoS ONE. 2013;8(3): e57228. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0057228


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