Overweight in school-aged children in 35 countries: associations with eating habits, physical activity, socioeconomic status and perceived health

E Haug, O Samdal, A Morgan, U Ravens-Sieberer, C Currie

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationWHO/ HBSC Forum 2006 Report on Addressing the socioeonomic determinants of healthy eating habits and physical activity levels among adolescents.
Place of PublicationCopenhagen
PublisherWHO Regional Office for Europe
Pages13-24
Number of pages12
ISBN (Print)9789289021807
Publication statusPublished - 2006

Keywords

  • adolescent
  • child
  • health promotion
  • obesity - prevention and control
  • nutrition
  • exercise
  • physical fitness
  • socioeconomic factors
  • case reports
  • Europe
  • health policy

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Haug, E., Samdal, O., Morgan, A., Ravens-Sieberer, U., & Currie, C. (2006). Overweight in school-aged children in 35 countries: associations with eating habits, physical activity, socioeconomic status and perceived health. In WHO/ HBSC Forum 2006 Report on Addressing the socioeonomic determinants of healthy eating habits and physical activity levels among adolescents. (pp. 13-24). WHO Regional Office for Europe. http://www.euro.who.int/en/publications/abstracts/addressing-the-socioeconomic-determinants-of-healthy-eating-habits-and-physical-activity-levels-among-adolescents-2006