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Analyzing of regression model of environmental health quality of residential in slum areas

Author(s): Ghasem Abedi | Farideh Rostami | Behzad Nikpor

Journal: International Journal of Collaborative Research on Internal Medicine & Public Health
ISSN 1840-4529

Volume: 4;
Issue: 2;
Start page: 137;
Date: 2012;
Original page

Keywords: Regression model | quality | environment health | dwelling | slum area

Background & Objectives: Study of cities development is the sign of disorganized and critical situation of residential health as one of the important policy issue of city development. Slum or marinated areas have high sensitivity against other residential places, because of their high population, lack of organic relation with city, and limitation in small places. The current study was conducted in three slum areas of the city of Sari, Iran, to measure the environmental health quality of slum places, and to determine their environmental health quality. Methods: Hierarchical Multiple Regression Analysis (HMR) and namely, Analytic Hierarchy Process (AHP) method was used as the analytical technique for investigation and analysis of data.Results: The results show that the health quality in the studied residences was in weak level (1
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