Air pollution, climate, socioeconomic status and total mortality in the United States.

  • Yang Seon Kim
  • Published 1985 in The Science of the total environment

Abstract

This study examines the relative effects of air pollution, climate, and socioeconomic status (SES) on total mortality rate for 49 cities in the United States during the period 1968-1970 by using the multivariate regression model. Socioeconomic variables explain a greater percentage of the variation in the total mortality than do air pollution and climate… (More)

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@article{Kim1985AirPC, title={Air pollution, climate, socioeconomic status and total mortality in the United States.}, author={Yang Seon Kim}, journal={The Science of the total environment}, year={1985}, volume={42 3}, pages={245-56} }