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Education, Income, and Employment and Prevalence of Chronic Disease Among American Indian/Alaska Native Elders

Description
Results of a study measuring the effects of income, employment status, and education level on the rates of chronic disease among 14,632 American Indian or Alaska Native elders from 2011-2014. Features demographics with breakdowns by 10 chronic diseases.
Author(s)
Collette Adamsen, Shawnda Schroeder, Steven LeMire, Paula Carter
Citation
Preventing Chronic Disease, 15
Date
03/2018
Type
Document
Tagged as
American Indian or Alaska Native · Arthritis · Cancer · Cardiovascular disease · Chronic respiratory conditions · Depression · Diabetes · Educational attainment · Elderly population · Employment and unemployment · Health disparities · Income · Statistics and data