Gender differences in quality of life among community-dwelling older adults in low- and middle-income countries: results from the Study on global AGEing and adult health (SAGE)

Kyung Hee Lee, Hanzhang Xu, Bei Wu

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Quality of life (QoL) is an important component of individuals’ general well-being, particularly in older adults. However, factors influencing QoL among older adults in low- and middle-income countries (LMICs) have not been fully examined. Furthermore, the role of gender differences in relation to QoL in multiple LMICs has also not been examined in detail.
Original languageEnglish (US)
Article number114
JournalBMC Public Health
Issue number114
StatePublished - Jan 28 2020



  • Quality of life
  • Gender inequality
  • Older adults
  • Low- and middle-income country

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