Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://hdl.handle.net/10397/62181
Title: Social exclusion and health among older Chinese in Shanghai, China
Authors: Tong, H
Lai, DWL 
Keywords: Chinese
Mental health
Multiple exclusion
Social exclusion
Well-being
Issue Date: 2016
Publisher: Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group
Source: Asia Pacific journal of social work and development, 2016, v. 26, no. 2-3, p. 120-141 How to cite?
Journal: Asia Pacific journal of social work and development 
Abstract: Social exclusion is an important determinant of health. However, little is known about the relationship between social exclusion and health in older adults. To address this gap, this study examined the characteristics of social exclusion and relationships to the health status among 419 Chinese adults aged 60 and older from three communities in Shanghai, China. Logistic regression analyses revealed that the relationship between social exclusion and health status varied according to the type of exclusion (material, social, civic, service and neighbourhood) and health variables. Multiple exclusion was significantly associated with chronic illness, depression and low-life satisfaction.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10397/62181
ISSN: 0218-5385
EISSN: 2165-0993
DOI: 10.1080/02185385.2016.1219272
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