Migrant Mortality in Australia
Australia provides an interesting contrast from Portugal for migrant studies, being a mature liberal democracy. It is also a nation of migrants with over two centuries of migration under dramatically changing immigration policies. in the 2001 Census, one in four people was born abroad. This study investigates the influence of duration of residence and socio-demographic factors on cause-specific mortality of migrants from New Zealand, Britain, Germany, Greece, Italy, Eastern Asian countries and the Indian subcontinent.
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Gray L, Harding S, Reid A. Evidence of divergence with duration of residence in circulatory disease mortality in migrants to Australia. European Journal of Public Health 2007;17:550-554pubmed open access
Gray L, Harding S, Reid A. Lower circulatory disease mortality among Australian South Asians [e-letter]ID - 1379. European Journal of Public Health 2007open access