Urban health in China: The role of the Chinese household registration system on people’s health and socioeconomic status based on a survey in the megacity of Guangzhou

Heiko J. Jahn, Yinghua XIA, Li LING, Sven Voigtländer & Alexander Krämer
Background: China’s introduction of economic reforms in 1979 caused large-scale societal, economical and environmental changes including rapid urbanisation accompanied by strong rural-urban migration to the fast growing cities. Internal migrants are disadvantaged since it is difficult for non-locals[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]