Zone of Alienation

(redirected from Chornobyl zone)
A 30-km, uninhabited—except by squatters—zone around the site of the Chernobyl disaster which includes the northern districts of the Kiev and Zhytomyr provinces of Ukraine, and part of Belarus
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Cases and controls did not differ significantly by urban versus rural residential status at the time of interview, age at first radiation exposure in the 30 -km Chornobyl zone, or education; however, more cases than controls were proxy-interviewed (p < 0.001) (Table 1).