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Chronic Disease Disparities by County Economic Status and Metropolitan Classification, Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System, 2013

Description
Examines health disparities in the U.S. using county economic data for unemployment, poverty, and per capita market income to compare metropolitan and nonmetropolitan counties economic status with the prevalence of hypertension, arthritis and self-rated health.
Author(s)
Kate M. Shaw, Kristina A. Theis, Shannon Self-Brown, Douglas W. Roblin, Lawrence Barker
Citation
Preventing Chronic Disease, 13
Date
09/2016
Type
Document
Tagged as
Arthritis · Cardiovascular disease · Health disparities · Poverty · Rural-urban differences · Statistics and data