Volume 17, Issue 52 (7-2016)                   Zanko J Med Sci 2016, 17(52): 45-54 | Back to browse issues page

XML Persian Abstract Print

Download citation:
BibTeX | RIS | EndNote | Medlars | ProCite | Reference Manager | RefWorks
Send citation to:

Namdar ardakani M J. Ranking Fars province cities in terms of health and municipal services indicators by using Scalogram method. Zanko J Med Sci 2016; 17 (52) :45-54
URL: http://zanko.muk.ac.ir/article-1-118-en.html
Abstract:   (4219 Views)

Background and Aim: Development Goals and reducing regional disparities in developing countries depends on regional planning that is necessary to identify development areas relative to each other. The aim of this study was to assess the benefit of the city of Fars province in terms of health, education, cultural and municipal services is based on 2010 statistics.

Material and Methods: The evaluation according to the dominant approach of this research is descriptive and quantitative analysis and the cities ranking and analyzed with scalogram method that ultimately classified to three levels include: less Developed, Developed and more Developed and the position of each cities was found in terms of development. The study population included 25 Fars cities that are rankings based on 20 indicators. Data analysis was performed based on the Scalogram method.

Result: The results showed that and Mamasani and  Bavanat cities were in the first level and Zarin dasht and shiraz were in last level in terms of training index. Bavanat, Lamerd and mohr were in first level and Farashband, Firozabad, Kazeron and Zarindasht were in last level in terms of Health Index. In terms of cultural index, Lamerd were in first and Marvdasht, Fasa and Mamasani in last level.

conlusion: The result showed that there is a gap between Fars province cities in terms of benefited indicator monitored and Shiraz city, despite the political and economic center due to the high population, were in less developed level based on scalogram method 

Full-Text [PDF 411 kb]   (10548 Downloads)    
Type of Study: Research | Subject: Special
Received: 2016/06/23 | Accepted: 2016/07/2 | ePublished: 2016/07/3

Add your comments about this article : Your username or Email:

Send email to the article author

Rights and permissions
Creative Commons License This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License.

© 2024 CC BY-NC 4.0 | Zanko Journal of Medical Sciences

Designed & Developed by : Yektaweb