Health Improvements Have Been More Rapid and Widespread in China than in India: A Comparative Analysis of Health and Socioeconomic Trends from 1960 to 2011
作者: Gopal K. SinghJihong Liu
作者单位: 1US Department of Health and Human Services and Center for Global Health and Health Policy, Global Health and Education Projects, Washington, DC 20018, USA
2University of South Carolina, Arnold School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
刊名: INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL of MCH and AIDS, 2012, Vol.1 (1), pp.31-48
来源数据库: Global Health and Education Projects, Inc.
关键词: ChinaIndiaHealth statusLife expectancyInfant and child mortalityNon-communicable diseasesCancerHealth risksHuman developmentSocial inequality
原始语种摘要: We examined differences between China and India in key health and socioeconomic indicators, including life expectancy, infant and child mortality, non-communicable disease mortality from cancer, cardiovascular diseases (CVD), and diabetes, Human Development Index, Gender Inequality Index, material living conditions, and health expenditure.;;Data on health and social indicators came from various World Health Organization and United Nations databases on global health and development statistics, including the GLOBOCAN cancer database. Mortality trends were modeled by log-linear regression, and differences in rates and relative risks were tested for statistical significance.;;Although both countries have made marked improvements, India lags behind China on several key health indicators....
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  • China 中国
  • expenditure 支出
  • years 年代
  • indicators 指示器
  • expectancy 预期
  • rates 地方税
  • Analysis 分析
  • development 开发
  • socioeconomic 社会经济学
  • statistics 统计