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Descriptor in English: Social Inequity
Descriptor in Spanish: Inequidad Social
Descriptor in Portuguese: Iniquidade Social
Descriptor in French: Inégalité Sociale
Entry term(s): Social Inequality
Tree number(s): SP2.021.037.020.030.010
SP3.001.041
SP4.127.413.644
Scope note: Inequalities between social groups. (From: World Health Organization. Handbook on Health Inequality Monitoring with a special focus on low- and middle-income countries. Available in: http://apps.who.int/iris/bitstream/10665/85345/1/9789241548632_eng.pdf)
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
AN analysis
CL classification
EC economics
EH ethnology
ES ethics
HI history
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MT methods
PC prevention & control
PL policies
SN statistics & numerical data
See also the descriptors: Health Equity MeSH
Poverty MeSH
Social Conditions MeSH
DeCS UI: 50334
Descriptor UI: DDCS050334
Social Inequity - Preferred
Concept UI FD00061488
Scope note Inequalities between social groups. (From: World Health Organization. Handbook on Health Inequality Monitoring with a special focus on low- and middle-income countries. Available in: http://apps.who.int/iris/bitstream/10665/85345/1/9789241548632_eng.pdf)
Preferred term Social Inequity
Entry term(s) Social Inequality



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