Inequalities in multiple health outcomes by education, sex, and race in 93 US counties: Why we should measure them all

International Journal for Equity in Health: 6/13/14

Regular reporting of health inequalities is essential to monitoring progress of efforts to reduce health inequalities. While reporting of population health became increasingly common, reporting of a subpopulation group breakdown of each indicator of the health of the population is rarely a standard practice. This study reports education-, sex-, and race-related inequalities in four health outcomes in each of the selected 93 counties in the United States in a systematic and comparable manner.  Read More