The Use of Surname Data in the Analysis of Mortality Rates of U.S. Mainland-Born Puerto Ricans Chapter uri icon



  • This volume presents coherent research on the mortality patterns of the three largest Hispanic subgroups and, in the process, helps dispel many anecdotal and romanticized notions about Hispanic health and illness.

publication date

  • January 1, 1991

Full Author List

  • Rosenwaike I; Hempstead K; ROGERS RG

book title

  • Mortality of Hispanic populations: Mexicans, Puerto Ricans, and Cubans in the United States and in the Home Countries.

Other Profiles

International Standard Book Number (ISBN) 13

  • 9780313275005