Thursday, September 1 / 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM   •   Room P 104

Session 21:
Regional mortality differences

Chair: Eva U. B. Kibele, University of Groningen

  1. Adding the subnational dimension to the systematic analysis of the longevity revolution: opportunities and challenges in establishing a subnational Human Mortality Database Vladimir M. Shkolnikov, Max-Planck Institute for Demographic Research and New Economic School, Russia; Rembrandt D. Scholz, Max-Planck Institute for Demographic Research; Pavel Grigoriev, Max-Planck Institute for Demographic Research; Dmitri A. Jdanov, Max-Planck Institute for Demographic Research and New Economic School, Russia; Sebastian Klüsener, Max-Planck Institute for Demographic Research;

  2. Mortality disparities across Russia: evidence from a small area analysis Vladimir M. Shkolnikov, Max-Planck Institute for Demographic Research and New Economic School, Russia; Evgeni Andreev, Max-Planck Institute for Demographic Research; Sergey Timonin, National Research University Higher School of Economics;

  3. Differences in avoidable mortality between urban and rural regions in the German Baltic Sea Area since reunification Michael Mühlichen, Federal Institute for Population Research (BiB);

  4. The association between individual and area-level socioeconomic status and mortality from cancer of the head and neck, Belgium 2001-2011 Sylvie Gadeyne, Vrije Universiteit Brussel; Hadewijch Vandenheede, Vrije Universiteit Brussel; Katrien Vanthomme, Vrije Universiteit Brussel; Paulien Hagedoorn, Vrije Universiteit Brussel;

  5. Estimating life-tables for very small areas in a national context: an analysis of Israel statistical areas Jon Anson, Ben Gurion University of the Negev;

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