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Discipline name D-index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines. Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Social Sciences and Humanities D-index 31 Citations 5,190 100 World Ranking 4567 National Ranking 282

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Law
  • China
  • Health care

His primary scientific interests are in Demography, Socioeconomic status, Developing country, Gerontology and Social psychology. The various areas that Zachary Zimmer examines in his Demography study include Social environment and Health indicator. His work deals with themes such as Developed country, Rural health, Socioeconomics and China, which intersect with Socioeconomic status.

His research investigates the link between Developing country and topics such as Spouse that cross with problems in Grandchild. His research on Gerontology frequently links to adjacent areas such as Activities of daily living. His Social psychology research incorporates elements of Developmental psychology, Mental health and Psychosocial.

His most cited work include:

  • Whether to Go and Where to Go: Identification of Important Influences on Seniors' Decisions to Travel: (211 citations)
  • Family size and support of older adults in urban and rural China: Current effects and future implications (203 citations)
  • Living Arrangements of Older Adults in the Developing World An Analysis of Demographic and Health Survey Household Surveys (151 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

The scientist’s investigation covers issues in Demography, Gerontology, Socioeconomic status, Activities of daily living and Developing country. His Demography study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Life expectancy, China and Demographic analysis. The Life expectancy study combines topics in areas such as Expectancy theory, Longevity and Beijing.

As part of one scientific family, Zachary Zimmer deals mainly with the area of Gerontology, narrowing it down to issues related to the Social support, and often Developmental psychology. His Socioeconomic status study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Developed country, Rural health, Social class, Socioeconomics and Population health. His Developing country study frequently draws connections between adjacent fields such as Spouse.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Demography (47.69%)
  • Gerontology (39.23%)
  • Socioeconomic status (20.77%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2017-2021)?

  • Demography (47.69%)
  • Population health (6.15%)
  • Demographic economics (4.62%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

Zachary Zimmer spends much of his time researching Demography, Population health, Demographic economics, Gerontology and Life expectancy. Many of his research projects under Demography are closely connected to Longitudinal study with Longitudinal study, tying the diverse disciplines of science together. His Population health research integrates issues from Stressor, Socioeconomic status and Chronic pain.

His Gerontology research is multidisciplinary, relying on both Expectancy theory, Marital status, Cognitive impairment and Activities of daily living. His research integrates issues of Coping and Attendance in his study of Activities of daily living. He interconnects China, Independent living and Centenarian in the investigation of issues within Life expectancy.

Between 2017 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Persistent, Consistent, and Extensive: The Trend of Increasing Pain Prevalence in Older Americans. (19 citations)
  • Religiosity and health: A global comparative study. (9 citations)
  • Religion, Life Expectancy, and Disability-Free Life Expectancy Among Older Women and Men in the United States (9 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Law
  • China
  • Health care

Zachary Zimmer mainly focuses on Population health, Demography, Gerontology, Demographic economics and Health and Retirement Study. In his papers, Zachary Zimmer integrates diverse fields, such as Demography and Annual average. He has researched Gerontology in several fields, including Expectancy theory, Attendance, War Exposure and Military service.

In his papers, Zachary Zimmer integrates diverse fields, such as Demographic economics, Composition, Economic situation, Left behind, Geography and Economic well being. His Health and Retirement Study research includes elements of Annual Percent Change, Activities of daily living, Life expectancy, Educational attainment and Socioeconomic status. His Multilevel model research overlaps with Psychosocial, Human Development Index, Context, Religiosity and Comparative research.

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Best Publications

Whether to Go and Where to Go: Identification of Important Influences on Seniors' Decisions to Travel:

Zachary Zimmer;Russell E. Brayley;Mark S. Searle.
Journal of Travel Research (1995)

359 Citations

Family size and support of older adults in urban and rural China: Current effects and future implications

Zachary Zimmer;Julia Kwong.
Demography (2003)

358 Citations

Living Arrangements of Older Adults in the Developing World An Analysis of Demographic and Health Survey Household Surveys

John Bongaarts;Zachary Zimmer.
Journals of Gerontology Series B-psychological Sciences and Social Sciences (2002)

349 Citations

Spirituality, religiosity, aging and health in global perspective: A review

Zachary Zimmer;Carol Jagger;Chi Tsun Chiu;Mary Beth Ofstedal.
SSM-Population Health (2016)

209 Citations

Defining the City

William H. Frey;Zachary Zimmer.
(2001)

191 Citations

Socioeconomic status and health among older adults in rural and urban China.

Zachary Zimmer;Julia Kwong.
Journal of Aging and Health (2004)

190 Citations

Education, income, and functional limitation transitions among American adults: contrasting onset and progression

Zachary Zimmer;James S House.
International Journal of Epidemiology (2003)

172 Citations

A cross-national examination of the determinants of self-assessed health.

Zachary Zimmer;Josefina Natividad;Hui-Sheng Lin;Napaporn Chayovan.
Journal of Health and Social Behavior (2000)

164 Citations

Activity participation and well-being among older people with arthritis

Zachary Zimmer;Tom Hickey;Mark S. Searle.
Gerontologist (1995)

159 Citations

Socioeconomic status and health among older adults in Thailand: an examination using multiple indicators

Zachary Zimmer;Pattama Amornsirisomboon.
Social Science & Medicine (2001)

153 Citations

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