Health defenitions

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Health
A state of complete physical, mental, and social well-being and not merely absence of disease.
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Morbidity
indicator; illness and the reporting of disease.
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Mortality
indicator; Death of people. Measured by death rate, infant mortality abd case mortality.
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Attack rate
Number of cases of a disease diagnosed in an area, divided by total pop.
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infant mortality
Number of deaths of childredn u/1 per 1,000 live births per year.
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Case mortality
No. of people killed by a disease, divided by the number of those diagnosed.
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Crude death rate.
no. of deaths per 1,000 pop per year.
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indicator; illness and the reporting of disease.

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Morbidity

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indicator; Death of people. Measured by death rate, infant mortality abd case mortality.

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Number of cases of a disease diagnosed in an area, divided by total pop.

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Number of deaths of childredn u/1 per 1,000 live births per year.

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