Regional Mortality Differences in Germany (inbunden)
Format
Inbunden (Hardback)
Språk
Engelska
Antal sidor
304
Utgivningsdatum
2012-10-02
Upplaga
2012 ed.
Förlag
Springer
Illustratör/Fotograf
49 schwarz-weiße Tabellen 1 schwarz-weiße und 34 farbige Abbildungen
Illustrationer
49 Tables, black and white; XXIV, 304 p.
Dimensioner
234 x 156 x 19 mm
Vikt
636 g
Antal komponenter
1
Komponenter
1 Hardback
ISBN
9789400744318
Regional Mortality Differences in Germany (inbunden)

Regional Mortality Differences in Germany

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Regional mortality differences are one dimension of health inequalities, but its trends and determinants in Germany are widely unknown. This book examines and illustrates patterns of regional mortality in Germany-with focus on small-area differentials-and their changes over time. It identifies explanatory factors at individual and regional level. Mortality differences between eastern and western Germany exist, but small-area mortality differentials are often greater. Though the main spatial mortality patterns remain, this study provides evidence that some distinct changes in the small-area mortality patterns in Germany-especially among women-occurred within a short period of time. Mortality inequalities at younger ages and in behavior-related causes as well as differences in socioeconomic conditions contribute strongly to regional mortality differences in Germany. The book shows that the complex interplay between individual- and regional-level mortality risk factors requires a multidimensional approach to reduce regional mortality inequalities.
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Acknowledgements.- List of figures.- List of Tables.- 1: Introduction.- 2: Literature Review and Research Questions.- 3: Mortality Differentials across Germany's Federal States.- 4: Mortality Differentials across Germany's Districts.- 5: Determinants of Old-age Mortality and its Regional Variation.-6: Conclusion.- A: Mortality Differentials across Germany's Federal States.- B: Mortality Differentials across Germany's Districts.- C: Determinants of Old-age Mortality.- Abbreviations.- Bibliography.