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.
2015 data for the Canadian Community Health Survey (CCHS) are now available
Did you know that in 2015, over four out of five Canadians had a primary health care provider?
The survey results show important insight into the health and behaviours of the Canadian population. For example, in 2015, 93.2% of Canadians aged 12 and older living in the provinces, or roughly 27.3 million people, reported that they were satisfied or very satisfied with life.
Analysis on the 2015 CCHS data showed interesting results regarding the health and behaviours of Canadians. For details on other health topics and their impact, please visit the most recent issue of Health Fact Sheets or check out the newest CANSIM table that contains data for 26 health indicators at provincial level.
For more information about this release and other available data products, please see The Daily.