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Racial/Ethnic Health Disparities Among Rural Adults — United States, 2012-2015

Description
Reports on racial/ethnic health disparities among rural residents. Includes data by race/ethnicity for health-related quality of life, healthcare access and use, chronic health conditions, and health-related behaviors. Based on data from the 2012–2015 Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System.
Author(s)
Cara V. James, Ramal Moonesinghe, Shondelle M. Wilson-Frederick, et al.
Location
MMWR Surveillance Summaries, 66(23), 1-9
Date
11/2017
Type
Document
Organization
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Tagged as
Access · African Americans · Alcohol use · American Indians, Alaska Natives, and Native Hawaiians · Asian and Pacific Islanders · Cancer · Depression · Health conditions · Health disparities · Health screening · Hispanics and Latinos · Mental health · Minorities · Obesity and weight control · Statistics and data · Tobacco use · Wellness, health promotion, and disease prevention