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  1. Social and economic factors related to breast-feeding durations in Tanzania.

    Article - En anglais

    Some social and economic factors related to breast-feeding durations in Tanzania are analysed using current status data taken from the 1991-92 Tanzanian Demographic and Health Survey.

    Proportional hazards and proportional odds models are estimated.

    The results show that breast-feeding durations vary according to the region of residence of the mother and child (and whether they are living in a rural or an urban area), the age of the mother at the time of the birth, the order of the birth, and the mother's religion.

    Mots-clés Pascal : Allaitement, Durée, Epidémiologie, Tanzanie, Afrique, Facteur risque, Variation géographique, Statut socioéconomique, Milieu rural, Milieu urbain, Age mère, Parité

    Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Breast feeding, Duration, Epidemiology, Tanzania, Africa, Risk factor, Geographical variation, Socioeconomic status, Rural environment, Urban environment, Maternal age, Parity

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    Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique

    Cote : 96-0326109

    Code Inist : 002B20G01. Création : 10/04/1997.