Inequalities in Croatian pupils' unhealthy behaviours and health outcomes: role of school, peers and family affluence.

@article{Simetin2011InequalitiesIC,
  title={Inequalities in Croatian pupils' unhealthy behaviours and health outcomes: role of school, peers and family affluence.},
  author={Ivana Pavi{\'c} Simetin and Marina Kuzman and Iva Pejnovi{\'c} Franeli{\'c} and Ivan Pristas and Tomislav Benjak and Jagoda Dabo Dezeljin},
  journal={European journal of public health},
  year={2011},
  volume={21 1},
  pages={122-8}
}
BACKGROUND To examine the influence of family affluence (measure of socioeconomic status), school environment (liking school, school pressure, academic achievement and classmates support) and peer group (size of the peer group and frequency of peer contact) on unhealthy behaviours (smoking, drunkenness, physical inactivity, irregular breakfast and soft drink consumption) and health outcomes (self-rated health, multiple health complaints and life satisfaction) in Croatian pupils. METHODS The… CONTINUE READING

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