Rural-Urban Disparities in Heart Disease
Policy brief reporting on rural disparities in heart disease and the associated risk factors of obesity and physical inactivity. Includes heart disease-related death rates and information on obesity prevalence by sex, region, and rural/urban status from 2008-2010. Based on data from the 2014 Update of the Rural-Urban Chartbook.
Alana Knudson, Michael Meit, Shena Popat
Rural Health Reform Policy Research Center
Cardiovascular disease · Mortality · Obesity and weight control · Physical activity · Rural-urban differences · Statistics and data