Is council tax valuation band a predictor of mortality?
- The effect of socioeconomic status on three-year mortality after first-ever ischemic stroke in Nanjing, China. Guangyi Zhou; Xinfeng Liu; Gelin Xu; Xifei Liu; Renliang Zhang; Wusheng Zhu // BMC Public Health;2006, Vol. 6 Issue 1, p227
Background: Low socioeconomic status (SES) is associated with increased mortality after stroke in developed countries. This study was performed to determine whether a similar association also exists in China. Methods: A total of 806 patients with first-ever ischemic stroke were enrolled in our...
- The Appraisal Docket. Theiss, William R. // Appraisal Journal;Jul71, Vol. 39 Issue 3, p451
Presents a court case in Queens, New York City dealing with the method of determining assessed value for apartment buildings. Tax assessors' reliance on the amount of mortgage for valuation purposes; Subdividers' sale by unrecorded land contracts; Reassessment of land.
- Divided we fall. Wilkinson, Richard // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);4/30/94, Vol. 308 Issue 6937, p1113
Examines the association of excess mortality with lower social status in Great Britain. Implication of the growing socioeconomic division on life expectancy; Ineffectivity of policies to divorce health from deprivation; Dependence of deprivation on reducing social and economic inequalities.
- Socioeconomic inequalities in mortality and importance of perceived... Bosma, Hans; Schrijvers, Carola // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);12/04/99, Vol. 319 Issue 7223, p1469
Focuses on a study that conducted an examination of the extent to which perceived control contributes to socioeconomic inequalities in mortality. Methodology of the study; Results and discussion; Conclusion.
- Does the variation in the socioeconomic characteristics of an area affect mortality? Ben-Shlomo, Yoav; White, Ian R. // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);4/20/96, Vol. 312 Issue 7037, p1013
Determines whether the risk of mortality in a geographical area was related to the degree of socioeconomic variation within that area as well as the average level of deprivation. Research in England showing that the more deprived an area, the greater is its incidence of premature mortality;...
- Poor socioeconomic status is linked to high maternal mortality in rural Pakistan. Olenick, I. // International Family Planning Perspectives;Jun98, Vol. 24 Issue 2, p96
Focuses on the link between poor socioeconomic status and high maternal mortality in rural Pakistan. Most common causes of maternal mortality; Combined maternal mortality ratio estimated for three areas from 1989 to 1992; Percentage of maternal deaths attributed to direct and preventable causes.
- The Black report on socioeconomic inequalities in health 10 years on. Smith, George Davey; Bartley, Mel; Blane, David // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);8/18/90-8/25/90, Vol. 301 Issue 6748, p373
Focuses on the Black report on socioeconomic inequities in health in Great Britain. Disapproval of the government on the report; Impact of accidents and violence to class inequalities on mortality rate; Comparison of mortality rate between Great Britain and other European countries.
- Radiation oncology. // Clinical & Investigative Medicine;Aug97 Supplement, Vol. 20, pS82
Presents an abstract of the research manuscript `Socioeconomic status and cancer survival in Ontario,' by W.J. Mackillop et al.
- Implications of changes in the United Kingdom social and occupational classifications in 2001 on infant mortality statistics. Rowan, Steve // Health Statistics Quarterly;Spring2003, Vol. 17, p33
In 2001, three simultaneous changes were introduced which affect the reporting of infant mortality by socio-economic status. National Statistics Socio-Economic Classification (NS SEC) replaced Social Class based on Occupation (SC); the Standard Occupational Classification (SOC) was updated from...