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Discipline name H-index Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Social Sciences and Humanities D-index 53 Citations 9,979 102 World Ranking 1054 National Ranking 13

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Public health
  • Internal medicine
  • Disease

His scientific interests lie mostly in Public health, Social class, Socioeconomic status, Demography and Environmental health. His Public health research includes themes of Self-rated health, Social psychology and Mental illness. His Social class research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Psychological intervention and Development economics.

His Socioeconomic status study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Poverty, Adult height and Cause of death. His research in Demography intersects with topics in National health and Epidemiology. He has included themes like Social stratification and Public economics in his Environmental health study.

His most cited work include:

  • Educational differences in smoking: international comparison. (530 citations)
  • Assessing reliability of a measure of self-rated health (423 citations)
  • The impact of childhood living conditions on illness and mortality in adulthood. (275 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

His primary areas of investigation include Public health, Demography, Gerontology, Social class and Socioeconomic status. The various areas that Olle Lundberg examines in his Public health study include Self-rated health, Epidemiology, Welfare and Environmental health. The concepts of his Demography study are interwoven with issues in National Health Interview Survey, Life expectancy and Birth cohort.

His studies deal with areas such as Oldest old and Activities of daily living as well as Gerontology. In most of his Social class studies, his work intersects topics such as Poverty. His Socioeconomic status research incorporates themes from Developed country, Life course approach and Cause of death.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Public health (39.37%)
  • Demography (29.92%)
  • Gerontology (24.41%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2012-2021)?

  • Demography (29.92%)
  • Welfare (18.90%)
  • Public health (39.37%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

Olle Lundberg focuses on Demography, Welfare, Public health, Environmental health and Public economics. Olle Lundberg combines subjects such as Life expectancy, Socioeconomic status and Census with his study of Demography. Tax credit, Confounding and Cohort study is closely connected to Self-rated health in his research, which is encompassed under the umbrella topic of Welfare.

His Public health study incorporates themes from Obesity and Risk factor. His research integrates issues of Social class, Total mortality and Birth cohort in his study of Mortality rate. His research in Social class intersects with topics in Cause specific mortality, Survival analysis and Gerontology.

Between 2012 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Trends in inequalities in premature mortality: a study of 3.2 million deaths in 13 European countries (146 citations)
  • Changes in mortality inequalities over two decades: register based study of European countries (136 citations)
  • Variations in the relation between education and cause-specific mortality in 19 European populations: a test of the "fundamental causes" theory of social inequalities in health. (112 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Internal medicine
  • Public health
  • Disease

Olle Lundberg spends much of his time researching Cause of death, Demography, Socioeconomic status, Environmental health and Social inequality. His work deals with themes such as Mortality rate and Social class, which intersect with Cause of death. His Social class research includes elements of Cause specific mortality, Survival analysis and Gerontology.

He combines Demography and European union in his studies. His study in Socioeconomic status is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Register based and Census. His work carried out in the field of Environmental health brings together such families of science as Social stratification, Welfare and Public health.

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Best Publications

Educational differences in smoking: international comparison.

A E J M Cavelaars;A E Kunst;J J M Geurts;R Crialesi.
BMJ (2000)

753 Citations

Assessing reliability of a measure of self-rated health

Olle Lundberg;Kristiina Manderbacka.
Scandinavian journal of social medicine (1996)

604 Citations

The impact of childhood living conditions on illness and mortality in adulthood.

Olle Lundberg.
Social Science & Medicine (1993)

431 Citations

Do risk factors and health behaviours contribute to self-ratings of health?

Kristiina Manderbacka;Olle Lundberg;Pekka Martikainen.
Social Science & Medicine (1999)

407 Citations

Differences in self reported morbidity by educational level: a comparison of 11 western European countries.

A. E. Cavelaars;A. E. Kunst;J. J. Geurts;R. Crialesi.
Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health (1998)

335 Citations

The role of welfare state principles and generosity in social policy programmes for public health : An international comparative study

Olle Lundberg;Monica Åberg Yngwe;Maria Kölegård Stjärne;Jon Ivar Elstad.
The Lancet (2008)

313 Citations

Childhood conditions, sense of coherence, social class and adult ill health: exploring their theoretical and empirical relations.

Olle Lundberg.
Social Science & Medicine (1997)

295 Citations

Persistent variations in average height between countries and between socio-economic groups: an overview of 10 European countries.

Cavelaars Ae;Kunst Ae;Geurts Jj;Crialesi R.
Annals of Human Biology (2000)

267 Citations

Health inequalities in Britain and Sweden.

Denny Vagerö;Denny Vagerö;Olle Lundberg;Olle Lundberg.
The Lancet (1989)

251 Citations

Causal explanations for class inequality in health--an empirical analysis.

Olle Lundberg.
Social Science & Medicine (1991)

242 Citations

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