Flashcards in SAC 4 Deck (15)
what are the three different types of charactistics?
what are economic characteristics?
level of debt
what are environmental characteristics?
access to clean water
access to improved sanitation
access to food
what are social characteristics?
what is extreme poverty?
on less than 1.90 a day
GNI of high income
12,376 or more
GNI of upper middle income
3,996 - 12,376
GNI of low middle income
1,026 - 3,996
GNI of low income
1,025 or less
what does health status include?
burden of disease
what is the difference between high, middle and low income countries in terms of life expectancy?
low income has a lower life expectancy
what is the difference between high, middle and low income countries in terms of mortality?
low income has higher rates
what is cholera?
acute diarrheol disease that can kill with in hours, waterborne
what is poverty
Poverty is the state of not having enough material possessions or income for a person's basic needs.