Population Health

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Health and Migration

Silvia Loi, Jo Mhairi Hale, Mikko Myrskylä, Pekka Martikainen

This project investigates the health conditions of ethnic minorities and migrants and the dynamics of the native-migrant health gap over time and across generations. Research on health inequalities by migration status and ethnicity is important for understanding overall health inequalities.  Detailed Description

Research Keywords:

Ageing, Mortality and Longevity, Health Care, Public Health, Medicine, and Epidemiology, Life Course, Migration


Loi, S.; Hale, J. M.:
Demographic Research 40:32, 933–962. (2019)
Loi, S.; Pitkänen, J.; Moustgaard, H.; Myrskylä, M.; Martikainen, P.:
MPIDR Working Paper WP-2019-009. (2019)
The Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research (MPIDR) in Rostock is one of the leading demographic research centers in the world. It's part of the Max Planck Society, the internationally renowned German research society.