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Health Indicators

Released: 2017-11-30

A new edition of the publication Health Indicators (Catalogue number82-221-X) is now available. It includes updated health region level estimates on premature and potentially avoidable mortality, infant and perinatal mortality, as well as life expectancy at birth and at age 65.

The Health Indicators publication includes over 80 indicators that measure the health of the Canadian population and the effectiveness of the health care system. Designed to provide comparable information at the health region and provincial/territorial levels, these data are produced from a wide range of the most recently available sources.

  Note to readers

Health regions are defined by the provinces and territories, and represent administrative areas or regions of interest to health authorities.


The publication Health Indicators, 2017, no. 4 (Catalogue number82-221-X), is now available.

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