Examining the “Urban Advantage” in Maternal Health Care in Developing Countries

Focus Areas: Urban Health
Author(s): Zoe Matthews, Amos Channon, Sarah Neal, David Osrin, Nyovani MAdise, William Stones
Published: September 2010
This Policy Forum article investigates the ‘‘urban advantage’’ to determine whether the urban poor in a range of different countries really do have an advantage over rural populations in health and access to services. It also quantifies the gap between the urban poor and other residents of towns and cities.

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