Relationship of socioeconomic status with health behaviors and self-perceived health in the elderly: A community-based study, Turkey


Simsek H., Doganay S., Budak R., Ucku R.

GERIATRICS & GERONTOLOGY INTERNATIONAL, vol.14, no.4, pp.960-968, 2014 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 14 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/ggi.12166
  • Journal Name: GERIATRICS & GERONTOLOGY INTERNATIONAL
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Social Sciences Citation Index (SSCI), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.960-968
  • Keywords: elderly, health behavior, inequalities, self-perceived health, socioeconomic status, ALL-CAUSE MORTALITY, RATED HEALTH, PHYSICAL-ACTIVITY, OLDER-PEOPLE, INEQUALITIES, EDUCATION, DETERMINANTS, INDICATORS, MORBIDITY, POSITION
  • Dokuz Eylül University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

AimThe purpose of the present study was to determine the effects of socioeconomic status on health behaviors and perceived health.