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By Nazrul Hoque, Mary A. McGehee, Benjamin S. Bradshaw (auth.), Nazrul Hoque, Mary A. McGehee, Benjamin S. Bradshaw (eds.)

ISBN-10: 9400761392

ISBN-13: 9789400761391

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ISBN-13: 9789400761407

This e-book combines the disciplines of utilized demography and public wellbeing and fitness by way of describing how utilized demographic innovations can be utilized to aid tackle public well-being matters. in addition to addressing the influence of getting older on healthiness and health-related expenditure, cause-specific mortality, and maternal overall healthiness and morbidity, the ebook offers a number of chapters on distinctive research and methodological issues.

The chapters supply a few assets and instruments that may be utilized in undertaking study aimed toward selling public well-being. those assets comprise details on a number of future health study datasets, assorted statistical methodologies for studying health-related facts and constructing recommendations on the topic of wellbeing and fitness prestige, methodologies for forecasting or projecting illness incidences and linked expenses, and discussions of demographic strategies used to degree inhabitants healthiness status.

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4 billion. 8% for Blacks, and by 860% for the Other population from 2000 to 2040. 12 Projected cost associated with overweight and obesity in Texas by race/ethnicity from 2000 to 2040 under alternative projection scenarios (Using 2009 constant dollars and in millions) 2 The Implications of Aging and Diversification of Population on Overweight… 25 26 N. Hoque and J. 13. The first column indicates the total effect of the three factors on the differences in the crude rates of overweight and obesity for the time period indicated.

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