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Association of Social and Demographic Factors With COVID-19 Incidence and Death Rates in the US

Karmakar, M., Lantz, P. M., Tipirneni, R.

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Data Collection and Analysis
Economic Stability
Healthcare Access and Quality
Neighborhood and Built Environment
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Outside U.S.

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This study looks at county-level socioeconomic health factors with demographic data to examine COVID-19 incidence and mortality from January to July 2020. The results showed that a wide number of social determinants, including household composition, minority status, and environmental factors, significantly impact health disparities for minority populations.

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Reduction of Health Disparities

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