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Tier 2: Determinants of health

Dimensions of this framework

  • Community and socioeconomic factors

    Community factors, such as, social capital, support services, family function and environment, and socioeconomic factors, such as, housing, education, employment and income.
  • Environmental factors

    Physical, chemical and biological factors, such as, air, water, food and soil quality.
  • Health behaviours

    Attitudes, beliefs, knowledge and behaviours such as patterns of eating, physical activity, smoking and alcohol consumption.