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Health and educational performance among young migrants.

Kirkcaldy, BD; Furnham, A; Siefen, RG; (2013) Health and educational performance among young migrants. Int J Adolesc Med Health , 25 (1) pp. 13-30. 10.1515/ijamh-2013-0003.

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Abstract

This study is a part replication of an earlier study by on health efficacy, educational attainment and well-being among 30 nations. It includes, however, data from these nations, as well as the latest Pisa results and update socioeconomic data and sociological variables which include divorce rate, number of persons/household, employment rates, and measures of physical and mental health (including new scales of well-being, e.g., mental health index, life satisfaction, suicide rates). More importantly, it includes measures of migrant rates among children and adults in each country, the focus of attention of this article. New material on health and educational expenditure are provided.

Type: Article
Title: Health and educational performance among young migrants.
Location: Germany
DOI: 10.1515/ijamh-2013-0003
Keywords: Adolescent, Cross-Cultural Comparison, Delivery of Health Care, Education, Educational Measurement, Educational Status, Financing, Government, Happiness, Health Status, Humans, Infant, Infant Mortality, Intelligence, Language, Life Change Events, Life Expectancy, Mental Health, Personal Satisfaction, Suicide, Transients and Migrants
UCL classification: UCL > Provost and Vice Provost Offices
UCL > Provost and Vice Provost Offices > School of Life and Medical Sciences
UCL > Provost and Vice Provost Offices > School of Life and Medical Sciences > Faculty of Brain Sciences
UCL > Provost and Vice Provost Offices > School of Life and Medical Sciences > Faculty of Brain Sciences > Div of Psychology and Lang Sciences
UCL > Provost and Vice Provost Offices > School of Life and Medical Sciences > Faculty of Brain Sciences > Div of Psychology and Lang Sciences > Clinical, Edu and Hlth Psychology
URI: http://discovery.ucl.ac.uk/id/eprint/1346291
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