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Official Health Statistics: an Unofficial Guide

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Sue Kerrison and Alison MacFarlane, editors


Official Health Statistics: an Unofficial Guide



ISBN: 034073132X

Arnold Publishers, 2000

CONTENTS:

Chapter 1 SETTING THE SCENE
The government statistical service and the collection of official health statistics
Susan Kerrison and Alison Macfarlane

Chapter 2 SURVEYING THE POPULATION
Health topics in censuses and surveys
Mary Shaw, Danny Dorling and Jenny Grundy

Chapter 3 MATTERS OF LIFE, DEATH AND ILLNESS
Births, congenital anomalies, deaths, communicable diseases and cancer
Alison Macfarlane, Azeem Majeed, Neil Vickers, Phil Atkinson, and John Watson

Chapter 4 LOOKING AT HEALTH INEQUALITIES
Social class, disabled people and ethnic origin
Alison Macfarlane, Mel Bartley, Susan Kerrison, and Jenny Head

Chapter 5 MONEY MATTERS
Measuring poverty, wealth and unemployment.
Paul Johnson, Sarah Tanner, and Ray Thomas

Chapter 6 HEALTH AT WORK AND HOME
Occupational ill health, housing and diet
Ben Armstrong, Rebeka Widdowfield, Yoav Ben shlomo, Eric Brunner, and Annette Boaz

Chapter 7 ENVIRONMENTAL MATTERS
Industrial pollution, air pollution and transport
Mary Taylor, Susan Kerrison, Sue Hare, Stephen Potter, Adrian Davis, and Ben Lane

Chapter 8 HEALTH CARE
Monitoring the NHS
Alison Macfarlane, Susan Kerrison, Declan Gaffney, and Sylvia Godden

Chapter 9 SOCIAL SERVICES STATISTICS
Statistics chasing the policy tail
Nick Miller and Robin Darton

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