A multivariate logistic regression model assessing determinants of having three or four lifestyle risk factors for chronic disease, including gender, income, age, education, geographic region and area of residence was fitted results are presented as crude odds ratio (or) and adjusted odds ratio (aor)—for. Report no 36442 - glb understanding socio-economic and political factors to impact policy change the world bank social development department november 2006. On the other hand, there is always an intense activity in temperate regions ( neither too cold nor too warm), and consequently the speed of social changes is quite fast it is necessary to remember that physical environment changes slowly and in a society social change can come at a fast rate as such geographic factors are. Much of the previous research on the predictors of work disability has focused on individual level factors such as age, gender, job type, or psychosocial factors however, there is increasing evidence that socio-cultural and geographic factors that vary by location of residence, such as poverty level and access to jobs, can. Given the scope and complexities of social, cultural, economic, and geographic factors that infringe upon ones health-seeking behavior, it is evident that not all these factors can be addressed through health system strengthening initiatives and therefore require a more expansive set of strategies and leadership at the. Problem drug use, including abuse and addiction, are public health concerns that have wide-ranging social consequences among the many social factors identified as relevant for illicit drug use and.
A variety of place-based influences affect health, including physical circumstances (eg altitude, temperature regimes, and pollutants), social context (eg, social second, geographical science tools allow researchers to ask questions about the factors present in an area that correlate with disease outcomes, whether as. Areas - underlying factors behind residential fires are analyzed in the cities of malmö, gothenburg and stockholm a central research question is how geographical differences between residential fires and underlying socio- economic factors in the cities can be analyzed, interpreted and used as part of a fire. Background: uk residents' healthcare is free of charge but uptake varies cancer survival is inferior to that of other western european countries we have used cancer registry data to assess factors associated with access to diagnosis and treatment of lung cancer in northern england.
Relative importance of climatic, geographic and socio-economic determinants of malaria in malawi rachel loweemail author, james chirombo and adrian m tompkins malaria journal201312:416 416 © lowe et al licensee biomed central ltd 2013 received: 17 july 2013. Social change results from the interplay of various factors including geographic, biologic and cultural factors of social change. Strategies whether by addressing the direct impacts of geographical factors, or by addressing their indirect effects on the socio-political environment, mitigation and adaptation strategies are also fundamental as key elements of broader development strategies moreover, as climate shocks disproportionally affect the poor,.
This is part 2 in a series on why some countries remain poor climate one of the most important factors in development is geography, where the country is in the world, and climate it's no coincidence that the poorest countries are in the tropics , where it is hot, the land is less fertile, water is. I will use these results to encompass the major socioeconomic and geographic similarity and differences among national societies and thus to quantify the context within which regimes do or do not commit democide based on the literature, table 201 presents the list of patterns (factors or dimensions) and correlated.
Abstract-the multiple sclerosis (ms) case-control ratio by state originating from the us veteran series from world war ii (kurtzke neurology 1979 29: 1228- 1235) was geographically compared with 46 sociogeographic variables from the period 19351958 latitude was, by far, the variable most closely associated with ms. Focusing on the socio-geographical factors that influence local vulnerability to dengue at the village level, spatial regression methods were applied to analyse, over a 5-year period, the village-specific, cumulative incidence of all reported dengue cases among 437 villages in prachuap khiri khan,.
Four geographical factors influencing culture geography, which is the study of the earth's surface, focuses on elements such as the arrangement of physical features, climate, soil and vegetation geography influences the development of the people who occupy given areas humans respond and adapt to.
Socio-economic indexes) which are often found to correlate with recorded crime and police- offender contact the demographic factors allow the calculation of relevant rates of crime and police-offender contact and provide a picture of the social location of recorded crime to accompany the geographical picture which. Hi different geographical or socio-cultural factors does have significant influence on sustainable urban development however, it is better to define the scope of sustainability first, so that you can have a clearer picture on how the impacts posed to the urban development if public acceptance and participation in decision.
Abstract the effect of factors of the socio-geographic structure of mountain farms on succession on these farms the basic premise of this paper is that certain factors of the socio-geographic structure of mountain farms have an influence upon succession on these farms the conducted survey confirmed this hypothesis. Abstract focusing on the socio-geographical factors that influence local vulnerability to dengue at the village level, spatial regression methods were applied to analyse, over a 5-year period, the village-specific, cumulative incidence of all reported dengue cases among 437 villages in prachuap khiri khan, a semi-urban. This study involved geographic, socio-economic and socio-cultural factor analysis which was conducted for the year 2008-2009 at the time of dengue outbreaks in kelaniya medical officer of health (moh) area of sri lanka locations of the residence of dengue cases (n=100) reported at kelaniya moh.