Slide 10. What Factors Contribute to Racial and Ethnic Health Disparities?
- Socioeconomic position.
- Residential segregation and environmental living conditions.
- Occupational risks and exposures.
- Health risk and health-seeking behaviors.
- Differences in access to health care.
- Differences in health care quality.
Structural inequality—including historic and contemporary racism and discrimination—influences all of the above.