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London's ethnic minority groups have poorer health, report shows

BMJ 2004; 328 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.328.7444.854-e (Published 08 April 2004) Cite this as: BMJ 2004;328:854
  1. Lynn Eaton
  1. London

    A report from the London Health Commission shows how the capital's black and ethnic minority communities are more likely to have poorer health than white groups; this is a finding based on 10 health indicators, including life expectancy, housing, and crime.

    It is the third report on health compiled by the London Health Commission, which was set up by the mayor of London in 2000 to improve the health and wellbeing of Londoners. The report is published in collaboration with the Greater London Authority and the London Health Observatory, one of nine …

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