Descriptive Finding Characteristics of urban regions and all-cause mortality in working-age population : Effects of social environment and interactions with individual unemployment

@inproceedings{Blomgren2007DescriptiveFC,
  title={Descriptive Finding Characteristics of urban regions and all-cause mortality in working-age population : Effects of social environment and interactions with individual unemployment},
  author={Jenni Blomgren and Tapani Valkonen},
  year={2007}
}
Using Finnish register data on individuals linked to information on urban regions, this study aimed to estimate the effects of some regional characteristics on all-cause mortality among working-age population in 1995-2001, and to find out whether these effects are different among those long-term unemployed than among others. Multilevel Poisson regression models were used. The characteristics of regions included unemployment rate, level of urbanisation, voting turnout, a summary measure of… CONTINUE READING