The impact of urbanisation on the health of black pre-school children in the umtata district, Transkei, 1990.
The impact of rapid urbanisation on some aspects of child health in Transkei was assessed.
The study area comprised clusters from urban, peri-urban and rural areas, giving a sample size of 1080 children.
Information collected included anthropometric measurements (weight and height), immunisation status, family socio-economic status, and practices regarding preventive health.
The child's place of birth, maternal education and paternal support were also assessed.
Mots-clés Pascal : Homme, Afrique, Urbanisation, Enfant, Santé, Milieu urbain, République Sud Africaine, Biométrie corporelle, Milieu familial, Vaccination, Statut social
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Human, Africa, Urbanization, Child, Health, Urban environment, South Africa, Corporal biometry, Family environment, Vaccination, Social status
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 91-0446293
Code Inist : 002B30. Création : 199406.