하성호 Income inequlity

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하성호 Income inequlity

  1. 1. Income Inequality and Tooth Loss in the United States
  2. 2. Introduction Income inequality appears to have a detrimental effect on health The state Gini coefficient was significantly associated with tooth loss even after adjustment for state- and individual-level confounders and potential mediators
  3. 3. Materials & Method Date source from the 2008 Behavioral and Risk Factor Surveillance System,US civilian ,18 yrs or older Outcome Variable teeth lost to infection, but do not include teeth lost for other reasons, such asinjury or orthodontics. Income Inequality The Gini coefficient is a standard measure of income inequalitythat summarizes the distribution of income across the entirerange of income categories. It varies between 0, indicating perfect equality, and 1
  4. 4. conclusion Income inequlity was related to tooth loss, after adjustment for various potential state Individuals in states with more income inequality reported greater tooth loss than those in state with less income inequality

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