Sociodemographic and health correlates of sleep problems and duration in older adults in South Africa

SOURCE: South African Journal of Psychiatry
OUTPUT TYPE: Journal Article
PUBLICATION YEAR: 2012
TITLE AUTHOR(S): K.Peltzer
KEYWORDS: AGEING, ELDERLY, HEALTH, SLEEP DURATION, SLEEP DURATION
DEPARTMENT: Social Aspects of Public Health (SAPH)
Print: HSRC Library: shelf number 7474

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Abstract

The objective of this article was to investigate sleeping problems, sleep duration and associated factors in a national probability sample of older adults who participated in the Study of Global Ageing and Adult Health (SAGE) in 2008.