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The effects on population health status of using dedicated property taxes to fund local public health agencies

Peggy A Honoré1*, Peter J Fos2, Xueyuan Wang1 and Ramal Moonesinghe3

Author Affiliations

1 Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Southern Mississippi, 118 College Drive, Hattiesburg, MS 39406, USA

2 Health Policy and Systems Management Program, School of Public Health, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, 2020 Gravier Street, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA

3 Office of Minority Health and Health Disparities, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA

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BMC Public Health 2011, 11:471  doi:10.1186/1471-2458-11-471

Published: 14 June 2011

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Selected Health Outcomes for Regression. This file provides a table of health outcome variables included/excluded in the study and the number and percent of counties with unreliable rates.

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