- 1 Brazil risk factors
- 1.1 General informations
- 1.2 Arsenic, metals, fibres and dusts
- 1.3 Habits
- 1.4 Immunosuppression
- 1.5 Infectious Agents
- 1.6 Radiation
- 2 Portugal risk factors
Brazil risk factors
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
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
Asbestos (Chrysotile, amosite, crocidolite, tremolite, actinolite, anthophyllite)
Nothing relevant found yet.
Tobacco smokingTobacco comsumption per region (age>18) - 2013
Alcohol consumption in Brazil by region, sex and age
Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV)Repartition of HIV per regions/states and more (A lot of data) - 2012
Hepatitis C Virus (HCV)Hepatitis C confirmed cases in Brazil according to the Ministry of Health 1999 - 2011
RadonRadon concentration in ground water per region (Bq/L) - 2006
Portugal risk factors
BMINational BMI statistics in Portugal.
Source: National BMI statistics in Portugal for youth only per region.
RadonRadon 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 epidemiology, 36(1), e26-e32.