Uncategorised / Thursday, 15 September, 2016

Exploring weight status in Australia and the US


Dr Michelle Morris recently presented her work on ‘Exploring weight status in Australia and the US: a cross-sectional analysis using a commercial geodemographic classification’ at the┬áSociety for Social Medicine Conference in York.

The aim of the study is to use a geodemographic classification – which combines demographic characteristics with a small area geographic unit – to profile weight status and estimate small-area obesity prevalence in Australia and the US.

View poster online.