In environmental surveys, risk perception may be a source of bias when information on health outcomes is reported using questionnaires. Using the data from a survey carried out in the largest chipboard industrial district in Italy (Viadana, Mantova), we devised a score of health risk perception and described its determinants in an adult population.

A score for measuring health risk perception in environmental surveys

MARCON, Alessandro;RAVA, Marta;BRAGGION, marco;ZANOLIN, Maria Elisabetta
2015-01-01

Abstract

In environmental surveys, risk perception may be a source of bias when information on health outcomes is reported using questionnaires. Using the data from a survey carried out in the largest chipboard industrial district in Italy (Viadana, Mantova), we devised a score of health risk perception and described its determinants in an adult population.
Air pollution; Awareness bias; Environment; Optimal scaling; Psychometrics; Risk perception; Adult; Child; Data Collection; Factor Analysis, Statistical; Female; Humans; Industry; Italy; Male; Parents; Perception; Questionnaires; Environment; Health; Risk
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