Economic Status and the Indigenous/Non-Indigenous Health Gap

Alison Booth, Nick Carroll

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    Using unique survey data, we find a significant gap in the self-assessed health of Indigenous and non-Indigenous Australians. The former have significantly worse health and almost half of the Indigenous health gap is explained by differences in economic variables.
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)604-606
    JournalEconomics Letters
    Publication statusPublished - 2008


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