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

Session 21. Regional mortality differences

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

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

2. Adding the subnational dimension to the systematic analysis of the longevity revolution: opportunities and challenges in establishing a subnational Human Mortality DatabaseRembrandt D. Scholz, Max-Planck Institute for Demographic Research; Sebastian Kl├╝sener, 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; Vladimir M. Shkolnikov, Max-Planck Institute for Demographic Research and New Economic School, Russia.

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

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

5. Differences in avoidable mortality between urban and rural regions in the German Baltic Sea Area since reunificationMichael M├╝hlichen, Federal Institute for Population Research (BiB).

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