Studying of different social and economic factors impact on duration of population living

  • Elena Karpenko Belarusian State University
  • Valery Karpenko Belarusian State Agrarian Technical University
  • Viktoria Golub Belarusian State Agrarian Technical University
Keywords: Expected duration of living at birth, gross domestic product per capita in PPP terms, expenditures on health care, carbon dioxide emissions per capita, R & D spendings, coverage of population by high education


Research subject is represented by socio-economic conditions of the population living. Research aim is to study the impact on life duration of various socio-economic factors. Research methods applied in the paper are comparison, grouping, correlation and regression analysis, cluster analysis, systematic approach. Research results. The paper studies the socio-economic factors affecting life duration; construction of correlation and regression models and conducted clustering countries suggested ways of improving the socioeconomic policy in order to increase the population living. Branch of applying research results is socio-economic policy of the country. Conclusions. In this article it’s proved that different social and economic factors influence duration of living during the various stages of national development. The strength of the same factors impact also differs in different countries. It’s connected with the level of the country’s development, the conditions and way of population life, the government policy in health care, environment saving, scientific researches, education and so on. This substantiates the necessity of elaboration different measures to increase the duration of population living taking into account the level of the country’s development. 


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Author Biographies

Elena Karpenko, Belarusian State University

Karpenko Elena, PhD, Professor of International Management

Valery Karpenko, Belarusian State Agrarian Technical University

Karpenko Valery, PhD, Assistant Professor of Economics and Organization of Agricultural Enterprises

Viktoria Golub, Belarusian State Agrarian Technical University

Golub Viktoria, Student

How to Cite
Karpenko, E., Karpenko, V., & Golub, V. (2016). Studying of different social and economic factors impact on duration of population living. University Economic Bulletin, (30/1), 57-63. Retrieved from
Economy and Management