Jasmine Fledderjohann

Lecturer in Sociology and Social Work, Lancaster University

Member of Research Streams

  • Health and wellbeing
  • Demography
  • Gender, family and households

Email: Jasmine Fledderjohann

Tel.: +44 (0)1524 593689

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Dr Jasmine Fledderjohann is a Lecturer in Sociology and Social Work at Lancaster University.

My research reflects my interest in social justice, with focus on the health and well-being of vulnerable groups. I examine 1) maternal and child health in low- and middle-income countries and 2) sexual and reproductive health globally.


A qualitative study of factors impacting accessing of institutional delivery care in the context of India's cash incentive program

Vellakkal, S., Reddy, H., Gupta, A., Chandran, A., Fledderjohann, J. & Stuckler, D. 04/2017 In : Social Science and Medicine. 178, p. 55-65 11

Difficulties conceiving and relationship stability in sub-Saharan Africa: the case of Ghana

Fledderjohann, J. 02/2017 In : European Journal of Population. 33, 1, p. 129-152 24


The impact of benefit sanctioning on food insecurity: a dynamic cross-area study of food bank usage in the UK

Loopstra, R., Fledderjohann, J., Reeves, A. & Stuckler, D. 10/2016 Oxford: Department of Sociology, University of Oxford, p. 1-28 28

Hypertensive disorders of pregnancy and risk of diabetes in Indian women: a cross-sectional study

Agrawal, S. & Fledderjohann, J. 5/08/2016 In : BMJ Open. 6, 8, 12 p., e011000

Impaired fertility and perceived difficulties conceiving in Ghana: measurement problems and prospects

Fledderjohann, J. & Johnson, D. R. 08/2016 In : Journal of Biosocial Science. 48, 4, p. 431-456 26

Quantifying the impact of rising food prices on child mortality in India: a cross-district statistical analysis of the District Level Household Survey

Fledderjohann, J., Vellakkal, S., Khan, Z., Ebrahim, S. & Stuckler, D. 04/2016 In : International Journal of Epidemiology. 45, 2, p. 554-564 11

Breastfeeding, pregnant, and non-breastfeeding nor pregnant women's food consumption: a matched within-household analysis in India

Fledderjohann, J., Vellakkal, S. & Stuckler, D. 03/2016 In : Sexual and Reproductive Healthcare : Official Journal of the Swedish Association of Midwives. 7, p. 70-77


Food price spikes are associated with increased malnutrition among children in Andhra Pradesh, India

Vellakkal, S., Fledderjohann, J., Basu, S., Agrawal, S., Ebrahim, S., Campbell, O., Doyle, P. & Stuckler, D. 1/08/2015 In : The Journal of Nutrition. 145, 8, p. 1942-1949

What do Indian children drink when they do not receive water?: statistical analysis of water and alternative beverage consumption from the 2005-2006 Indian National Family Health Survey

Fledderjohann, J., Doyle, P., Campbell, O., Ebrahim, S., Basu, S. & Stuckler, D. 5/07/2015 In : BMC Public Health. 15, 8 p., 612

Adequately diversified dietary intake and iron and folic acid supplementation during pregnancy is associated with reduced occurrence of symptoms suggestive of pre-eclampsia or eclampsia in Indian women

Agrawal, S., Fledderjohann, J., Vellakkal, S. & Stuckler, D. 18/03/2015 In : PLoS ONE. 10, 3, 23 p., e0119120


Do girls have a nutritional disadvantage compared with boys?: statistical models of breastfeeding and food consumption inequalities among Indian siblings

Fledderjohann, J., Agrawal, S., Vellakkal, S., Basu, S., Campbell, O., Doyle, P., Ebrahim, S. & Stuckler, D. 17/09/2014 In : PLoS ONE. 9, 9, 9 p., e107172

Sibling support and the educational prospects of young adults in Malawi

Trinitapoli, J., Yeatman, S. & Fledderjohann, J. 01/2014 In : Demographic Research. 30, p. 547-578 32 p., 19


What predicts the actions taken toward observed child neglect?: the influence of community context and bystander characteristics

Fledderjohann, J. & Johnson, D. R. 12/2012 In : Social Science Quarterly. 93, 4, p. 1030-1052

Revisiting "her" infertility: medicalized embodiment, self-identification and distress

Johnson, K. M. & Fledderjohann, J. 09/2012 In : Social Science and Medicine. 75, 5, p. 883-891

'Zero is not good for me': implications of infertility in Ghana

Fledderjohann, J. J. 05/2012 In : Human Reproduction. 27, 5, p. 1383-1390 8 p.