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POPULATION HEALTH OF LARGE CITIES: TRENDS AND RISKS

MALANICHEVA N.

5 (17), 2011

MALANICHEVA N. POPULATION HEALTH OF LARGE CITIES: TRENDS AND RISKS. Economic and Social Changes: Facts, Trends, Forecast, 2011, no. 5 (17)

Abstract   |   Authors   |   References
The article considers the problem of forming and maintaining the health of the population living in the big city by giving an example of the cities of Vologda and Cherepovets. Based on the correlation analysis the factors having both positive and negative effects on the health of the population of large cities have been identified. With an allowance for intensive development of urban areas at the present stage the author has outlined the main priorities of the activities on maintaining the health of urban populations

Keywords

life expectancy, health, large city, quality of life, morbidity, health determinants

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