Determinants of Health andDeprivationWhat is health?
World Health Organisation Definition   Health is not only the absence    of infirmity and disease but also    a state of ...
Source: Dahlgren G and Whitehead M (1991) Policies and strategies topromote social equity in health. Stockholm, Institute ...
Health Inequalities Inequality in access to health care  (Inverse care law) Inequalities in health outcomes Inequalitie...
Deprivation   What is deprivation?
What is deprivation?     Poverty?- economic/ social/ political     Absolute- lack of basic needs- food,      shelter, cl...
IMD 2004
Greater Manchester
Determinants of health deprivation
Determinants of health deprivation
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Determinants of health deprivation

  1. 1. Determinants of Health andDeprivationWhat is health?
  2. 2. World Health Organisation Definition Health is not only the absence of infirmity and disease but also a state of physical, mental and social well-being
  3. 3. Source: Dahlgren G and Whitehead M (1991) Policies and strategies topromote social equity in health. Stockholm, Institute for Futures Studies
  4. 4. Health Inequalities Inequality in access to health care (Inverse care law) Inequalities in health outcomes Inequalities in the determinants of health (for example, in education, employment or housing)
  5. 5. Deprivation What is deprivation?
  6. 6. What is deprivation?  Poverty?- economic/ social/ political  Absolute- lack of basic needs- food, shelter, clean water  Relative- wealth gap/ social exclusion  Social- lack of access to information, education, health care, political power
  7. 7. IMD 2004
  8. 8. Greater Manchester

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