ERIC Number: EJ417149
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1990
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Residential and Racial Mortality Differentials in the South by Cause of Death.
Potter, Lloyd B.; Galle, Omer R.
Rural Sociology, v55 n2 p233-44 Sum 1990
Uses life-table techniques to examine mortality differences by gender and rural-urban residence for Blacks and Whites in the South. Life expectancy is higher for metropolitan and White populations. Residential and racial mortality differences largely attributable to effects of accidents, specific illnesses, prenatal conditions, and homicide. Suggests policy efforts. (TES)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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