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Socioeconomic inequalities in obesity: modelling future trends in Australia
  1. Alison Hayes1,
  2. Eng Joo Tan1,
  3. Anagha Killedar1,
  4. Thomas Lung2
  1. 1 School of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine and Health, The University of Sydney, NSW, Australia
  2. 2 The George Institute for Global Health, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
  1. Correspondence to Dr Eng Joo Tan; a.tan{at}sydney.edu.au

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  • Contributors The author’s responsibilities were as follows: AH conceived the study. Model conceptualisation: AH and TL. Software: TL and AH. Analysed the data: AH, TL and EJT. Performed experiments: TL and EJT. Visualisation: AH, EJT and AK. Writing first draft: AH and AK. All authors revised the manuscript for important intellectual content. AH, EJT and TL had full access to the data and take responsibility for the integrity of the data analysis. AH is the guarantor. All authors have given final approval of the version to be published.

  • Funding EJT receives funding support from the National Health and Medical Research Council Centre of Research Excellence in Early Prevention of Obesity in Childhood (APP1101675). AK is supported by the Kassulke Scholarship for PhD study. TL is supported by a National Health and Medical Research Council Early Career Fellowship and a Heart Foundation Postdoctoral Fellowship (APP 1141392).

  • Competing interests None declared.

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; externally peer reviewed.

  • Data sharing statement The model code is available on request. Data on which analyses are based are available from the Australian Bureau of Statistics.

  • Patient consent for publication Not required.

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Footnotes

  • Contributors The author’s responsibilities were as follows: AH conceived the study. Model conceptualisation: AH and TL. Software: TL and AH. Analysed the data: AH, TL and EJT. Performed experiments: TL and EJT. Visualisation: AH, EJT and AK. Writing first draft: AH and AK. All authors revised the manuscript for important intellectual content. AH, EJT and TL had full access to the data and take responsibility for the integrity of the data analysis. AH is the guarantor. All authors have given final approval of the version to be published.

  • Funding EJT receives funding support from the National Health and Medical Research Council Centre of Research Excellence in Early Prevention of Obesity in Childhood (APP1101675). AK is supported by the Kassulke Scholarship for PhD study. TL is supported by a National Health and Medical Research Council Early Career Fellowship and a Heart Foundation Postdoctoral Fellowship (APP 1141392).

  • Competing interests None declared.

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; externally peer reviewed.

  • Data sharing statement The model code is available on request. Data on which analyses are based are available from the Australian Bureau of Statistics.

  • Patient consent for publication Not required.

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