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The Relationship of Ethnicity, Socioeconomic Factors, and Overweight in U.S. Adolescents

Citation

Gordon-Larsen, Penny; Adair, Linda S.; & Popkin, Barry M. (2003). The Relationship of Ethnicity, Socioeconomic Factors, and Overweight in U.S. Adolescents. Obesity Research, 11(1), 121-9.

Abstract

Objective: To examine the extent to which race/ethnic differences in income and education account for sex‐specific disparities in overweight prevalence in white, African American, Hispanic, and Asian U.S. teens.

URL

http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/oby.2003.20

Reference Type

Journal Article

Journal Title

Obesity Research

Series Title

Obes Res. 2003 Apr;11(4):597

Author(s)

Gordon-Larsen, Penny
Adair, Linda S.
Popkin, Barry M.

Year Published

2003

Volume Number

11

Issue Number

1

Pages

121-9

Reference ID

1853