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dc.title Impact of gender inequalities in the causes of mortality on the competitiveness of OECD countries en
dc.contributor.author Gavurová, Beáta
dc.contributor.author Ivanková, Viera
dc.contributor.author Rigelský, Martin
dc.contributor.author Suhányi, Ladislav
dc.relation.ispartof International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health
dc.identifier.issn 1661-7827 Scopus Sources, Sherpa/RoMEO, JCR
dc.date.issued 2020
utb.relation.volume 17
utb.relation.issue 10
dc.type article
dc.language.iso en
dc.publisher MDPI AG
dc.identifier.doi 10.3390/ijerph17103698
dc.relation.uri https://www.mdpi.com/1660-4601/17/10/3698
dc.subject competitiveness en
dc.subject global competitiveness index en
dc.subject health inequalities en
dc.subject causes of mortality en
dc.subject gender en
dc.subject OECD en
dc.description.abstract The aim of the present study is to quantify the relations between gender inequalities in mortality by selected causes of mortality and between competitiveness of Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) countries. Data for the analyses were obtained from OECD databases and the World Economic Forum (Global Competitiveness Index), for the years 2011–2016, for all 36 countries. The methods of descriptive analysis, analysis of differences in causes of mortality by gender characteristics, regression analysis, relationship analysis of gender inequalities in causes of mortality and competitiveness, and cluster analysis were used for the statistical data processing. Based on the research findings, it can be concluded that gender inequality occurs in most of the examined mortality groups of diagnoses, while it was most significant in the case of mortality due to neoplasms. The impacts of mortality on competitiveness are significant. In assessing gender inequalities in causes of mortality, significant impacts were seen in most mortality causes, but the most significant impact was identified within mortality due to neoplasms. Emphasis should be placed on men when reducing inequalities. Health and health equity should be supported by national governments, and health equity should be one of the key performance indicators of the country. © 2020 by the authors. Licensee MDPI, Basel, Switzerland. en
utb.faculty Faculty of Management and Economics
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10563/1009726
utb.identifier.obdid 43881199
utb.identifier.scopus 2-s2.0-85085413574
utb.identifier.wok 000539300900355
utb.identifier.pubmed 32456300
utb.source j-scopus
dc.date.accessioned 2020-06-24T08:32:13Z
dc.date.available 2020-06-24T08:32:13Z
dc.description.sponsorship RVO 2020 internal grant scheme of the Tomas Bata University in Zlin
dc.rights Attribution 4.0 International
dc.rights.uri http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
dc.rights.access openAccess
utb.contributor.internalauthor Gavurová, Beáta
utb.fulltext.sponsorship Funding: This research was funded by the RVO 2020 internal grant scheme of the Tomas Bata University in Zlin under name “Economic quantification of marketing processes aimed at increasing value for the patient in the process of construction of system in order to measure and to manage performance in healthcare facilities in the Czech Republic”.
utb.wos.affiliation [Gavurova, Beata] Tomas Bata Univ Zlin, Fac Management & Econ, Ctr Appl Econ Res, Mostni 5139, Zlin 76000, Czech Republic; [Ivankova, Viera; Rigelsky, Martin; Suhanyi, Ladislav] Univ Presov Presov, Fac Management, Konstantinova 16, Presov 08001, Slovakia
utb.scopus.affiliation Center for Applied Economic Research, Faculty of Management and Economics, Tomas Bata University in Zlín, Mostní 5139, Zlín, 760 00, Czech Republic; Faculty of Management, University of Prešov in Prešov, Konštantínova 16, Prešov, 080 01, Slovakia
utb.fulltext.projects RVO 2020
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