A comparison of individual and area-based socio-economic data for monitoring social inequalities in health - ARCHIVED

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Area-based indicators are commonly used to measure and track health outcomes by socio-economic group. This is largely because of the absence of information about individuals in health health administrative databases. This study compares area-based and individual indicators.

Issue Number: 2009004
Author(s): Gamache, Philippe; Hamel, Denis; Pampalon, Robert

Main Product: Health Reports

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