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Does ethnic diversity explain intra-UK variation in mortality? A longitudinal cohort study.

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Summary of "Does ethnic diversity explain intra-UK variation in mortality? A longitudinal cohort study."

It has been proposed that part of the explanation for higher mortality in Scotland compared with England and Wales, and Glasgow compared with other UK cities, relates to greater ethnic diversity in England and Wales. We sought to assess the extent to which this excess was attenuated by adjusting for ethnicity. We additionally explored the role of country of birth in any observed differences.

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Name: BMJ open
ISSN: 2044-6055
Pages: e024563

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