Is a 'culture of plus-size women' the independent effect of neighborhood disadvantage on female BMI? A cross-sectional study in two Chilean Municipalities

Jossiana Robinovich*, Hans Bosma, Bart van der Borne, Ximena Ossa, Sergio Munoz, Anja Krumeich

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Original languageEnglish
Article number114019
Number of pages10
JournalSocial Science & Medicine
Volume280
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jul 2021

Keywords

  • Women
  • Body mass index (BMI)
  • Chile
  • Neighborhood
  • Socioeconomic status (SES)
  • Social class
  • Social environment
  • Urban spatial distribution
  • BODY-MASS INDEX
  • SOCIOECONOMIC-STATUS
  • SOCIAL-CLASS
  • RESIDENTIAL SEGREGATION
  • HEALTH RESEARCH
  • UNITED-STATES
  • WEIGHT STATUS
  • OBESITY
  • GENDER
  • US

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