Demography and public health in Latin America
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Demography and public health in Latin America proceedings of the fortieth Annual Conference of the Milbank Memorial Fund, held at the Beekman Tower Hotel, New York, September 17-18, 1963. by Milbank Memorial Fund

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Written in English


  • Latin America -- Population -- Congresses

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Includes bibliography.

SeriesIts Quarterly -- v. 42, no. 2, pt. 2
LC ClassificationsHB3558 M5 1964
The Physical Object
Pagination359 p.
Number of Pages359
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14352657M

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Finally, America's health in the 21 st century is already inextricably linked to world population and health. We are becoming part of a "global health village" because of health interdependence and the transnationalization of disease. Most health problems are commonly shared, and many health risks clearly have transnational properties.   Public and private transport were the most common forms of travel in Latin America. Active travel (walking or cycling) represent 17% of total physical activity, therefore, promoting and providing the right infrastructure for active commuting could translate in increasing the population overall levels of physical activity in Latin America. United States Public Health Service, Bureau of State Service, Ten Years of Cooperative Health Programs in Latin America, an Evaluation [mimeo]. Washington, DC: U.S. Public Health Service, de Campos, André Luiz Vieira, Políticas internacionais de saúde na era Vargas: o Serviço Especial de Saúde Pública, – Sewer systems installed in cities led to public health improvements. All of this dramatically caused CDRs to drop around the world. At first, CBRs stayed high as CDRs decreased; this caused populations to increase in Europe and North America. Over time, this would change. Africa, Asia, and Latin America moved into Stage 2 of the demographic.