Socioeconomic position, macroeconomic environment and overweight among adolescents in 35 countries

Source: International Journal of Obesity (advanced online publication 21st July)

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Date of publication: July 2009

Publication type: Journal Article

In a nutshell: It is important to understand levels and social inequalities in childhood overweight within and between countries. This study examined prevalence and social inequality in adolescent overweight in 35 countries, and associations with macroeconomic factors.

Length of publication: 1 page

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