Areal and socioeconomic differentials in infant and child mortality in Cameroon.

@article{Defo1996ArealAS,
  title={Areal and socioeconomic differentials in infant and child mortality in Cameroon.},
  author={B K Defo},
  journal={Social science & medicine},
  year={1996},
  volume={42 3},
  pages={399-420}
}
  • B K Defo
  • Published 1996 in Social science & medicine
Given its geographical, socio-economic, ethnic and cultural diversity, Cameroon offers an excellent setting for investigating the contribution of geographical and socioeconomic factors to mortality differences in infancy and childhood. Such research is crucial for designing appropriate health policies at the national and regional levels. Using data from a nationally representative sample of more than 12,000 births, this study assesses infant and child mortality differences in Cameroon by… CONTINUE READING

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