Correlation between Cerebro?cardiovascular Mortality and Level of Civilization

Tokiwa KUWAE
1976 Japanese Journal of Health and Human Ecology  
Correlation between Cerebro•cardiovascular Mortality and Level of Civilization Tokiwa KUWAE (Mrs.)* Spearman's rank correlation between the death rates of 3 selected cerebro-cardiovascular causes and the level of civilization were calculated. The purpose of this study is to see how much the level of industrialization and cultures of the population involved would reflect upon above mortality rates according to different prefectures of Japan. The observation were done in 1970 for 1) "chronic
more » ... atic heart diseasl", 2) "ischaemic heart disease" and for the 3) total of heart diseaes, namely "chronic rheumatic heart disease", *東 京女 子医科大学衛生学教室(主 任:諸 岡妙 子教授)
doi:10.3861/jshhe.42.109 fatcat:slh5xwo5frgelomdsp4ejbhmka