A comparison of health inequalities in urban and rural Scotland.

@article{Levin2006ACO,
  title={A comparison of health inequalities in urban and rural Scotland.},
  author={Kate Levin and Sally Macintyre Alastair Leyland},
  journal={Social science & medicine},
  year={2006},
  volume={62 6},
  pages={
          1457-64
        }
}
Previous research suggests that there are significant differences in health between urban and rural areas. Health inequalities between the deprived and affluent in Scotland have been rising over time. The aim of this study was to examine health inequalities between deprived and affluent areas of Scotland for differing ruralities and look at how these have changed over time. Postcode sectors in Scotland were ranked by deprivation and the 20% most affluent and 20% most deprived areas were found… CONTINUE READING
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