The Clustering of World Countries Regarding Causes of Death and Health Risk Factors


YILMAZ IŞIKHAN S. , GÜLEÇ D.

IRANIAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH, vol.47, no.10, pp.1520-1528, 2018 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 47 Issue: 10
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Title of Journal : IRANIAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH
  • Page Numbers: pp.1520-1528

Abstract

Background: We aimed to determine how many clusters, WHO member countries would be grouped based on the causal rates of disease-specific deaths and preventable risk factors, and evaluated the cluster memberships using some sociodemographic and socioeconomic factors.