Experiencing economic hardship during childhood can have long lasting consequences for health. This data slice shows that individuals who face multiple forms of hardship early in life are more likely to die over the next 10 years than adults who faced no economic hardship during childhood.
economic hardship, childhood, premature mortality, premature death
Development Studies | Family, Life Course, and Society
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Kemp, Blakelee R., "Economic Hardship during Childhood Increases the Risk of Premature Death Later in Life" (2020). Lerner Center for Public Health Promotion: Population Health Research Brief Series. 102.
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