Deprivation and mortality: the implications of spatial autocorrelation for health resources allocation.

@article{Lorant2001DeprivationAM,
  title={Deprivation and mortality: the implications of spatial autocorrelation for health resources allocation.},
  author={Vincent Lorant and Isabelle Thomas and Denise A Deli{\`e}ge and Ren{\'e} Tonglet},
  journal={Social science & medicine},
  year={2001},
  volume={53 12},
  pages={1711-9}
}
This paper aims at investigating whether the relationship between mortality and socio-economic deprivation is affected by the spatial autocorrelation of ecological data. A simple model is used in which mortality (all-ages and premature) is the dependent variable, and deprivation, morbidity and other socio-economic indicators are the explanatory variables… CONTINUE READING