The ethnic gap in mental health: A population-based study of Russian, Somali and Kurdish origin migrants in Finland
作者: Shadia RaskJaana SuvisaariSeppo KoskinenPäivikki KoponenMulki MölsäRiikka LehtisaloCarla SchubertAntti PakaslahtiAnu Emilia Castaneda
作者单位: 1National Institute for Health and Welfare, Helsinki, Finland
2University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland
3University of Oulu, Oulu, Finland
刊名: Scandinavian Journal of Public Health, 2016, Vol.44 (3), pp.281-290
来源数据库: Sage Publications, Inc.
DOI: 10.1177/1403494815619256
关键词: Migrantsanxietydepressionsomatizationmental healthimmigrant population-based study
原始语种摘要: Aims: Research demonstrates that migrants are more vulnerable to poor mental health than general populations, but population-based studies with distinct migrant groups are scarce. We aim to (1) assess the prevalence of mental health symptoms in Russian, Somali and Kurdish origin migrants in Finland; (2) compare the prevalence of mental health symptoms in these migrant groups to the Finnish population; (3) determine which socio-demographic factors are associated with mental health symptoms. Methods: We used data from the Finnish Migrant Health and Wellbeing Study and Health 2011 Survey. Depressive and anxiety symptoms were measured using the Hopkins Symptom Checklist-25 (HSCL-25), and 1.75 was used as cut-off for clinically significant symptoms. Somatization was measured using the Symptom...
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影响因子:1.966 (2012)

  • health 保健
  • population 母体
  • depressive 降低的
  • somatization 躯体化
  • mental 精神的
  • Somali 索马里
  • demographic 人口统计的
  • Finland 芬兰
  • anxiety 忧虑
  • depression 低地