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A simultaneous analysis of neighbourhood and childhood socio-economic environment with self-assessed health and health-related behaviours.

Abstract:

Childhood socio-economic environment and neighbourhood socio-economic environment later in life are closely related. However, few studies have considered their effects simultaneously. Using cross-sectional data of approximately 8000 respondents in 86 neighbourhoods in the city of Eindhoven, The Netherlands, we study associations of both determinants with self-assessed health, smoking, alcohol consumption and overweight. Growing up in a low socio-economic environment increased the probability ...

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Journal:
Health and place
Volume:
12
Issue:
4
Pages:
394-403
Publication date:
2006-12-05
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EISSN:
1873-2054
ISSN:
1353-8292
URN:
uuid:dbf30314-6442-4a46-926b-b59d0c09a034
Source identifiers:
55111
Local pid:
pubs:55111

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