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Brazil risk factors

General informations

Datas available on DSS (Tag Brazil):

  • Data by region
  • Data by state
  • Datas of X factors
    • Alcohol units consumption by region / Age range / Sex

Map of Brazilian regions:

Arsenic, metals, fibres and dusts

Arsenic

Source: de Figueiredo, B. R., Borba, R. P., & Angélica, R. S. (2007). Arsenic occurrence in Brazil and human exposure. Environmental geochemistry and health, 29(2), 109-118. ISO 690

DOI: 10.1007/s10653-006-9074-9

Asbestos (Chrysotile, amosite, crocidolite, tremolite, actinolite, anthophyllite)

Nothing relevant found yet.

Habits

Tobacco smoking

Tobacco comsumption per region (age>18) - 2013

Source: [1]

Alcohol

Alcohol consumption in Brazil by region, sex and age

Immunosuppression

Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV)

Repartition of HIV per regions/states and more (A lot of data) - 2012

Source: [2]

Infectious Agents

Hepatitis C Virus (HCV)

Hepatitis C confirmed cases in Brazil according to the Ministry of Health 1999 - 2011

Source: [3]

Radiation

Radon

Radon concentration in ground water per region (Bq/L) - 2006

Source: [4]

Portugal risk factors

Obesity

BMI

National BMI statistics in Portugal.

Source: [5]

National BMI statistics in Portugal for youth only per region.

Source: [6]


Weight

Height

Radiation

Radon

Radon exposure (North Portugal only) between 1987 and 1995

Source: Veloso, B., Nogueira, J. R., & Cardoso, M. F. (2012). Lung cancer and indoor radon exposure in the north of Portugal–an ecological study. Cancer epidemiology36(1), e26-e32.