ARE WE PROGRESSING TOWARDS ACHIEVING HEALTHY URBAN AREAS? A STUDY OF SLUM DEMOGRAPHICS AND HEALTH STATUS
作者: Rahul Surana Avinash Surana
刊名: Online international Journal of Medical and Social Sciences, 2015, Vol.1 (2)
来源数据库: Online international Journal of Medical and Social Sciences
关键词: Urban SlumDemographyVentilationlife style diseases
原始语种摘要: Background- The large and continuous increase in India’s urban population and the concomitant growth of the population residing in slums has resulted in overstraining of infrastructure and deterioration in public health. Methods- The present cross-sectional descriptive study was carried out in Wanowrie Bazaar, Distt Pune from Jan to Aug 2012 covering the entire population of the slum. A pre validated questionnaire and assessment sheet were used for data collection. Results- Urban slum under this demographic study comprised of 56% males and 44% females with 38% being in the age group of 26 to 45 yrs. The dependant population was 40%. Amongst households, almost 70% were in class I and II of socioeconomic status as per Kuppuswamy urban SES scale, 57% had unsatisfactory ventilation and 77%...
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关键词翻译
关键词翻译
  • population 母体
  • among 在当中
  • redirect 重定向
  • communicable 有传染性的
  • necessarily 必定
  • infrastructure 下层构造
  • accessible 易接近的
  • episode 
  • developing 显影
  • efficiency 效率