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Census shows that employment is healthier

BMJ 1996; 312 doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.312.7034.798 (Published 30 March 1996) Cite this as: BMJ 1996;312:798
  1. Claudia Court

    Employed men and women in Britain had lower overall mortality rates than the rest of the population during the 1980s, according to new figures released by the Office of Population Censuses and Surveys (OPCS). The 1980s was the decade when unemployment was at its highest in Britain, peaking at more than 3 million …

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