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    Demographics adjustment for combined counts

    Hello! My unit of observation was cities within a county. Since asthma counts were too small for each city, I decided to combine counts from various cities by a binary variable (all 'yes' cities combined and 'no' cities combined). How can I then adjust for demographic variables, such as age...
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    Accounting for demographics when outcome is rates

    Hello, I've been reading some public health papers and they account for demographic factors such as age, gender, and race in regression models (poisson/negative binomial) where the outcome is daily/monthly rates. Considering that the demographic factors are at the individual level and rates...