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An Index of Child Health in the Least Developed Countries (LDCs) of Africa

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  • José Rodríguez Martín

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    Article provided by Springer in its journal Social Indicators Research.

    Volume (Year): 105 (2012)
    Issue (Month): 3 (February)
    Pages: 309-322

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    Handle: RePEc:spr:soinre:v:105:y:2012:i:3:p:309-322

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    Keywords: Synthetic indicators; Territorial disparities; Child health; Least developed countries of African; Measurement of distance P 2 ;

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