Rural-to-Urban Migration: Socioeconomic Status But Not Acculturation was Associated with Overweight/Obesity Risk
Gilman, Robert H.
McDermott, Ann Y.
Miranda, J. Jaime
- Publisher: Springer Nature
Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health,
(issn: 1557-1912, eissn: 1557-1920)
Epidemiology | Latin America | Migration | Original Paper | Acculturation | Socioeconomic status | Physical activity | Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health
mesheuropmc: social sciences | population characteristics
: To investigate whether socioeconomic status (SES) and acculturation predict overweight/obesity risk as well as the mediating effect of physical activity (PA) in the context of internal migration. Cross-sectional study of 587 rural-to-urban migrants participating in th...