Check-up on Canada's health
- Total fertility rate (average number of children per woman)
- Current smokers
- Infant mortality rate (per 1,000 live births)
- Has a doctor
- Heavy drinkers
- High blood pressure
- Overweight or obese adults
- Overweight or obese youth (12-17)
- Physically active (leisure time)
Your resource for Canadian health statistics.
Call for proposals for the Canadian Health Measures Survey (CHMS) Biobank
From November 1 to December 31, 2016, Statistics Canada is inviting researchers to apply for access to blood, urine and DNA samples from the CHMS Biobank for use in health studies.
Further details about the application and review process may be found by visiting the Biobank section of the CHMS website or by contacting the CHMS biobank coordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org.
General information about the survey, including the CHMS bibliography with links to analytical products previously disseminated is also available at Canadian Health Measures Survey.
For more information on the CHMS, please contact Statistics Canada's National Contact Centre (toll-free 1-800-263-1136; 514-283-8300; email@example.com).