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Demographic and health characteristics of Oregon"s Indochinese refugees, 1981 update.

Demographic and health characteristics of Oregon"s Indochinese refugees, 1981 update.

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Published by Oregon Center for Health Statistics, Oregon State Health Division in Portland, OR (1400 S.W. Fifth Ave., Portland 97201) .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Oregon
    • Subjects:
    • Indochinese Americans -- Oregon -- Statistics.,
    • Indochinese Americans -- Health and hygiene -- Oregon -- Statistics.

    • Edition Notes

      Cover title: Demographic and health characteristics of Oregon"s Indochinese refugees--1981.

      ContributionsOregon Center for Health Statistics.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF885.I43 D46 1982
      The Physical Object
      Pagination15 p. :
      Number of Pages15
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2819697M
      LC Control Number83621638

      indochinese refugees: the impact on first asylum countries and implications for american policy a study prepared for the use of the joint economic committee congress of the united states novem printed for the use of the joint economic . (This is one of 15 articles in this special issue on refugees and immigrants.). Demographic characteristics as determinants in qualitative differences in the adjustment of Vietnamese refugees. Matsuoka-J. School of Social Work, Univ. of Hawaii-Manoa, Campus Rd., Honolulu Journal of Social Service Research. 17(3/4): ,

      BOX Definitions. Structural inequities refers to the systemic disadvantage of one social group compared to other groups with whom they coexist, and the term encompasses policy, law, governance, and culture and refers to race, ethnicity, gender or gender identity, class, sexual orientation, and other domains. The social determinants of health are the conditions in the . America's Obligation to Indochinese Refugees A twelve-person delegation of distinguished Americans organized by International Rescue Committee chairman Leo Cherne visited camps housing lndochinese refugees in Thailand, Singapore, the Philippines, Indonesia. Hong Kong, and Taiwan. The.

      Between April and 30 June , Australia has resettled a total of 51 Indo-Chinese refugees, including 43 Vietnamese, Laotians and Kampucheans. Most were selected from camps of first asylum in Malaysia, Indonesia and Thailand, with smaller numbers coming from Hong Kong, the Philippines and other countries.   The Comprehensive Plan of Action for Indochinese Refugees, –, has been hailed as a model of international solidarity and burden-sharing and c We use cookies to enhance your experience on our continuing to use our website, you are agreeing to our use of by:


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Demographic and health characteristics of Oregon"s Indochinese refugees, 1981 update Download PDF EPUB FB2

Other refugee resources Agency Main Content In FFYthe most common refugee groups arriving in Oregon were from Ukraine, Somalia, Cuba, Iraq, and Afghanistan. Int Migr Rev. Summer;20(2) Fertility and adaptation: Indochinese refugees in the United States.

Rumbaut RG, Weeks JR. "Levels of fertility among Indochinese refugees in the United States are explored in the context of a highly compressed demographic transition implicit in the move from high-fertility Southeast Asian societies to a low-fertility resettlement Cited by: Abstract.

Refugees have been a major phenomenon of the twentieth century. Since World War II, the massive numbers of refugees and displaced persons have occasioned large scale, programmatic responses by governments and international by: 2.

This paper describes the results of a survey investigation on the adjustment of Indochinese refugees who have resettled in the United States. Refugees reported several areas of adjustment difficulty, although problems which reflected the trauma of separation and emigration were viewed as the most serious.

Education, income, and employment were Cited by: Fertility and Adaptation: Indochinese Refugees in the United States International Migration Review, Vol. 20, No. 2, pp.Summer 40 Cited by: New paradigms for refugee health problems Jenkins is a refreshing exception.

She worked as a health care provider in El Salvador for 3 years, and on her return to the United States, undertook an ethnographic-clinical study of 20 women who had fled political violence, domestic violence, and/or economic poverty in El by: Mental Health Issues: Indochinese Refugees.

An Annotated Bibliography. Prepared under Contract No. «85 for the National Institute of Mental Health, Department of Health and Human Services, l ERIC, ED Includes items specifically on the Hmong; covers cultural heritage, lifestyles, mental health issues relating to refugees.

10 oil. Demographic Profile of Palestinian Migration Ismail Lubbad PhD I. Introduction This working paper was prepared for the Centre of Forced Migration and Refugee Studies (FMRS) at the American University in Cairo (AUC) within the overall framework of the creation of a Middle Eastern and African Center for migration and refugee studies.

Indochinese refugees are selected for settlement here by Australian immigration officials from Southeast Asian refugee camps under the Refugee, Humanitarian and Special Assistance Program (RHSAP), and from Vietnam and more recently Cambodia in the case of family reunion under the Orderly Departure Program (ODP).

They are from all over the world, from large urban areas to rural refugee camps. The U.S. government allows certain categories and numbers of refugees to come to the U.S.

each year in order to begin a new life. There are many federal agencies involved in that process: The Department of State; The Department of Health and Human Services.

This article examines the status of one such group--the Indochinese refugees who came to this country following the fall of the South Vietnamese government in A series of sample surveys, commissioned by the Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, reveals that most members of the original group ofIndochinese had achieved a Cited by: The results of medical evaluations of recent indochinese refugees are reported.

In addition to confirming findings of other studies of these refugees, we found a significant prevalence of abnormalities, i.e., hematological (37 per cent), dermatological (26 per cent), psychiatric (10 per cent of adults), and thyroid (5 per cent).Cited by: the status of one such group-the Indochinese refugees who came to this country following the fall of the South Vietnamese government in A series of sample surveys, commissioned by the Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, reveals that most members of the original group ofIndo.

Yet refugee “mental health” is no mere epiphenomenon: it both shapes and is shaped by those objective realities and as such, needs to be taken seriously into account by refugee policy. This paper seeks to contribute to our understanding of subjective aspects of the Southeast Asian refugee experience and of their import for refugee by: Download Citation | The Intercultural Psychiatric Program at Oregon Health and Science University | The Intercultural Psychiatric Program at Oregon Health and Science University, founded in The Indochina refugee crisis was the large outflow of people from the former French colonies of Indochina, comprising the countries of Vietnam, Cambodia, and Laos, after communist governments were established in Over the next 25 years and out of a total Indochinese population in of 56 million, more than 3 million people would undertake the dangerous journey to become refugees.

Oregon is miles ( km) north to south at longest distance, and miles ( km) east to west. With an area of 98, square miles (, km 2), Oregon is slightly larger than the United is the ninth largest state in the United States. Oregon's highest point is the summit of Mount Hood, at 11, feet (3, m), and its lowest point is the sea level of the Before statehood: Oregon Territory.

from Social Security Bulletin, Vol. 44, No. 12 (released December ) by Robert E. Marsh. Socioeconomic Status of Indochinese Refugees in the United States: Progress and Problems. refugees, health care funds for refugees would double in FY Much of the $ million that is being requested for this area would be spent on having the Public Health Service administer s health assessments to new arrivals and sec-ondary migrants already in the U.S.

Too, Southeast Asian refuiees who are identifiedFile Size: 15MB. Patterns of population growth and change reflect differences among regions to attract and retain people both as producers and consumers in their economy. The data used are those compiled by the Regional Income and Product Divisions of the Bureau of Economic Analysis, U.S.

Department of Commerce. The Hmong Resettlement Study Site Report: Portland, Oregon. Submitted by Northwest Regional Educational Laboratory, Portland, OR. (). Indochinese Refugee Settlement Patterns in Minnesota. (). The Indochinese Population in the State of Minnesota: Demographic Characteristics and Service Utilization Profile.

St. Paul: Minnesota.The Health Screening. All newly-arriving refugees complete a mandatory health screening at Mid County Health Center. The guidelines are established by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and include a general exam including nutritional history, immunizations, an emotional distress screening and lab testing for Malaria, lead toxicity, parasites, sexually-transmitted.

Included are history files on the development of general and health programs and on the Governor's Indochinese Resettlement Office, compiled by various staff members; minutes and agenda materials of the Governor's Indochinese Refugee Task Force (), the Indochinese Advisory Council (), and the Minnesota State Refugee Advisory Council ( .