TITLE

The effect of perceived discrimination on the health of immigrant workers in Spain

PUB. DATE
January 2011
SOURCE
BMC Public Health;2011, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p652
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on a study conducted by the authors related to effect on the health of immigrant workers in Spain due to their own perceived discrimination. It states that 69.3 percent women and 73.3 percent men immigrants reported discrimination due to their immigrant status. It mentions that those who reported discrimination were at higher risk of reporting health issues than those who did not. It reports that work-related discrimination was associated with poor mental health.
ACCESSION #
66596247

 

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