Cohort Experiences

Historical Experiences of Cohorts of Older Ethnic Populations

The timelines below for older African American, American Indian, Chinese American, and Mexican American adults are taken as examples from the SGEC Working Paper on cohort analysis of eight populations, which also includes text explaining the historical experiences in the charts. (Yeo, Hikoyeda, McBride, Chin, Edmonds, & Hendrix, 1998).

African Amer.

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Amer. Indian

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Chinese Amer.

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Mexican Amer.

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