the association between neighbourhood socioeconomic position, population density and breast, prostate and lung cancer incidence in Denmark between 2004 and 2008
Previous studies have shown that cancer incidence is related to a number of individual factors, including socioeconomic status. The aim of this study was to refine the current knowledge about indicators associated with cancer incidence by evaluating the influence of neighbourhood characteristics on breast, prostate and lung cancer incidence in Denmark.
Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health, 2013, Vol 67, Issue 1, p. 6-13
Adult; Aged; Aged, 80 and over; Breast Neoplasms; Denmark; Early Detection of Cancer; Female; Humans; Incidence; Lung Neoplasms; Male; Middle Aged; Population Density; Population Surveillance; Prostatic Neoplasms; Residence Characteristics; Risk Factors; Rural Population; Socioeconomic Factors; Urban Population