Social determinants of health
Alphabetical list. You can also view by project completion date.
Exploring Rural and Urban Mortality Differences
This project examines the impact of rurality on mortality and explores the regional differences in the primary and underlying causes of death. It also explores the role of the rural public health systems in addressing social determinants of health.
Research center: North Dakota and NORC Rural Health Reform Policy Research Center
Topics: Public health, Social determinants of health
Social Determinants of Health Among Minority Populations in Rural America
This project compiled information from the U.S. Census, the Area Health Resource File, and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation County Rankings data set into a comprehensive summary of key social determinants of health among rural populations: demographic characteristics, economic characteristics, health facility availability, and selected health outcomes.
Research center: Rural and Minority Health Research Center
Topics: American Indians and Alaska Natives, Hispanics, Minority health, Rural statistics and demographics, Social determinants of health
The Association of Occupation with Mental Illnesses and Death by Suicide
This study examined the association of occupational risk factors with mental illnesses, all-cause mortality, and suicide.
Research center: Rural and Underserved Health Research Center
Topics: Health disparities and health equity, Mental and behavioral health, Social determinants of health