Date of Publication

2020 12:00 AM

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Health

Keywords

srhreports, health, Health inequity, Latin America, Caribbean, Uruguay, Nicaragua, social determinants of health, Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Honduras, Guatemala, El Salvador, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Mexico, Panama, Peru, Puerto Rico, health workers, socioeconomic health factors

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"Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) is the world’s most inequitable region in terms of wealth distribution. The full scale of social inequalities in health has been hidden by the lack of reliable data. This study aimed to measure and compare health inequalities in the working population within and between 15 countries of LAC."

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Health inequity in workers of Latin America and the Caribbean

"Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) is the world’s most inequitable region in terms of wealth distribution. The full scale of social inequalities in health has been hidden by the lack of reliable data. This study aimed to measure and compare health inequalities in the working population within and between 15 countries of LAC."

 
 

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