Table 2a – Summary of changes to health region codes, names and boundaries, 2000 and 2003

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Table 2a
Summary of changes to health region codes, names and boundaries, 2000 and 2003
2000 2003
Newfoundland and Labrador
1001, Health and Community Services St. John's Region 1001, Health and Community Services St. John's Region
1002, Health and Community Services Eastern Region 1002, Health and Community Services Eastern Region
1003, Health and Community Services Central Region 1003, Health and Community Services Central Region
1004, Health and Community Services Western Region 1004, Health and Community Services Western Region
1005, Grenfell Regional Health Services Board 1005, Grenfell Regional Health Services Board
1006, Health Labrador Corporation 1006, Health Labrador Corporation
Prince Edward Island1
1101, Urban Health Region ...
1102, Rural Health Region ...
... 1101, West Prince2
... 1102, East Prince2
... 1103, Queens2
... 1104, Kings2
Nova Scotia
1201, Zone 1 1201, Zone 1
1202, Zone 2 1202, Zone 2
1203, Zone 3 1203, Zone 3
1204, Zone 4 1204, Zone 4
1205, Zone 5 1205, Zone 5
1206, Zone 6 1206, Zone 6
New Brunswick
1301, Region 1 1301, Region 1
1302, Region 2 1302, Region 2
1303, Region 3 1303, Region 3
1304, Region 4 1304, Region 4
1305, Region 5 1305, Region 5
1306, Region 6 1306, Region 6
1307, Region 7 1307, Region 7
Quebec
2401, Région du Bas-Saint-Laurent 2401, Région du Bas-Saint-Laurent
2402, Région du Saguenay - Lac-Saint-Jean 2402, Région du Saguenay - Lac-Saint-Jean
2403, Région de Québec 2403, Région de Québec
2404, Région de la Mauricie et Centre-du-Québec 2404, Région de la Mauricie et Centre-du-Québec
2405, Région de l'Estrie 2405, Région de l'Estrie
2406, Région de Montréal-Centre 2406, Région de Montréal-Centre
2407, Région de l'Outaouais 2407, Région de l'Outaouais
2408, Région de l'Abitibi-Témiscamingue 2408, Région de l'Abitibi-Témiscamingue
2409, Région de la Côte-Nord 2409, Région de la Côte-Nord
2410, Région du Nord-du-Québec 2410, Région du Nord-du-Québec
2411, Région de la Gaspésie-Îles-de-la-Madeleine 2411, Région de la Gaspésie-Îles-de-la-Madeleine
2412, Région de la Chaudière-Appalaches 2412, Région de la Chaudière-Appalaches
2413, Région de Laval 2413, Région de Laval
2414, Région de Lanaudière 2414, Région de Lanaudière
2415, Région de Laurentides 2415, Région de Laurentides
2416, Région de la Montérégie 2416, Région de la Montérégie
2417, Région du Nunavik 2417, Région du Nunavik
2418, Région des Terres-Cries-de-la-Baie-James 2418, Région des Terres-Cries-de-la-Baie-James
Ontario
3501, Champlain District Health Council 3501, Champlain District Health Council
3502, Quinte-Kingston and Rideau District Health Council 3502, Southeastern Ontario District Health Council 3
3503, Durham-Haliburton-Kawartha and Pine Ridge District Health Council 3503, Durham-Haliburton-Kawartha and Pine Ridge District Health Council
3504, Toronto District Health Council 3504, Toronto District Health Council
3505, Simcoe-York District Health Council 3505, Simcoe York District Health Council3
3506, Halton-Peel District Health Council 3506, Halton-Peel District Health Council
3507, Waterloo-Wellington-Dufferin District Health Council 3507, Waterloo Region-Wellington-Dufferin District Health Council3
3508, Hamilton-Wentworth District Health Council 3508, Hamilton District Health Council3
3509, Niagara District Health Council 3509, Niagara District Health Council
3510, Grand River District Health Council 3510, Grand River District Health Council
3511, Thames Valley District Health Council 3511, Thames Valley District Health Council
3512, Essex-Kent and Lambton District Health Council 3512, Essex-Kent and Lambton District Health Council
3513, Grey-Bruce-Huron and Perth District Health Council 3513, Grey Bruce Huron Perth District Health Council3
3514, Muskoka-Nipissing and Parry Sound District Health Council 3514, Northern Shores District Health Council3
3515, Algoma-Cochrane-Manitoulin and Sudbury District Health Council 3515, Algoma-Cochrane-Manitoulin and Sudbury District Health Council
3516, Northwestern Ontario District Health Council 3516, Northwestern Ontario District Health Council
3526, Algoma Public Health Unit 3526, The District of Algoma Health Unit3
3527, Brant Public Health Unit 3527, Brant County Health Unit3
3530, Durham Public Health Unit 3530, Durham Regional Health Unit3
3531, Elgin-St Thomas Public Health Unit 3531, Elgin-St Thomas Health Unit3
3533, Bruce-Grey-Owen Sound Public Health Unit 3533 Grey Bruce Health Unit3
3534, Haldimand-Norfolk Public Health Unit 3534, Haldimand-Norfolk Health Unit3
3535, Haliburton-Kawartha-Pine Ridge Public Health Unit 3535, Haliburton, Kawartha, Pine Ridge District Health Unit3
3536, Halton Public Health Unit 3536, Halton Regional Health Unit3
3537, Hamilton-Wentworth Public Health Unit 3537, City of Hamilton Health Unit3
3538, Hastings and Prince Edward Public Health Unit 3538, Hastings and Prince Edward Counties Health Unit3
3539, Huron Public Health Unit 3539, Huron County Health Unit3
3540, Kent-Chatham Public Health Unit 3540, Chatham-Kent Health Unit3
3541, Kingston-Frontenac-Lennox and Addington Public Health Unit 3541, Kingston, Frontenac and Lennox and Addington Health Unit3
3542, Lambton Public Health Unit 3542, Lambton Health Unit3
3543, Leeds-Grenville-Lanark Public Health Unit 3543, Leeds, Grenville and Lanark District Health Unit3
3544, Middlesex-London Public Health Unit 3544, Middlesex-London Health Unit3
3545, Muskoka-Parry Sound Public Health Unit 3545, Muskoka-Parry Sound Health Unit3
3546, Niagara Public Health Unit 3546, Niagara Regional Area Health Unit3
3547, North Bay Public Health Unit 3547, North Bay and District Health Unit3
3549, Northwestern Public Health Unit 3549, Northwestern Health Unit3
3551, Ottawa Carleton Public Health Unit 3551, City of Ottawa Health Unit3
3552, Oxford Public Health Unit 3552, Oxford County Health Unit3
3553, Peel Public Health Unit 3553, Peel Regional Health Unit3
3554, Perth Public Health Unit 3554, Perth District Health Unit3
3555, Peterborough Public Health Unit 3555, Peterborough County-City Health Unit3
3556, Porcupine Public Health Unit 3556, Porcupine Health Unit3
3557, Renfrew Public Health Unit 3557, Renfrew County and District Health Unit3
3558, Eastern Ontario Public Health Unit 3558, The Eastern Ontario Health Unit3
3560, Simcoe Public Health Unit 3560, Simcoe County District Health Unit3
3561, Sudbury Public Health Unit 3561, Sudbury and District Health Unit3
3562, Thunder Bay Public Health Unit 3562, Thunder Bay District Health Unit3
3563, Timiskaming Public Health Unit 3563, Timiskaming Health Unit3
3565, Waterloo Public Health Unit 3565, Waterloo Health Unit3
3566, Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph Public Health Unit 3566, Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph Health Unit3
3568, Windsor-Essex Public Health Unit 3568, Windsor-Essex County Health Unit3
3570, York Public Health Unit 3570, York Regional Health Unit3
3595, City of Toronto Public Health Unit 3595, City of Toronto Health Unit3
Manitoba
4610, Winnipeg 4610, Winnipeg
4615, Brandon 4615, Brandon
4620, North Eastman 4620, North Eastman
4625, South Eastman 4625, South Eastman
4630, Interlake 4630, Interlake
4640, Central 4640, Central2, 4
4650, Marquette 4645, Assiniboine2, 3,5
4655, South Westman ...
4660, Parkland 4660, Parkland2
4670,Norman 4670, Norman
4685, Burntwood/Churchill 4685, Burntwood/Churchill
Saskatchewan
4701, Weyburn (A) Service Area 4701, Sun Country3
4702, Moose Jaw (B) Service Area 4702, Five Hills3
4703, Swift Current (C) Service Area 4703, Cypress3
4704, Regina (D) Service Area 4704, Regina Qu'Appelle3
4705, Yorkton (E) Service Area 4705, Sunrise3
4706, Saskatoon (F) Service Area 4706, Saskatoon3
4707, Rosetown (G) Service Area 4707, Heartland3
4708, Melfort (H) Service Area 4708, Kelsey Trail3
4709, Prince Albert (I) Service Area 4709, Prince Albert Parkland3
4710, North Battleford (J) Service Area 4710, Prairie North3
4711, Northern Health Services Branch (K) Service Area 4714, Mamawetan/Keewati...thabasca3
Alberta6
4801, Chinook Regional Health Authority 4820, Chinook Regional Health Authority
4802, Palliser Health Authority ...
4803, Headwaters Health Authority ...
4804, Calgary Regional Health Authority ...
4805, Health Authority #5 ...
4806, David Thompson Regional Health Authority ...
4807, East Central Health Authority ...
4808, WestView Regional Health Authority ...
4809, Crossroads Regional Health Authority ...
4810, Capital Health Authority ...
4811, Aspen Regional Health Authority ...
4812, Lakeland Regional Health Authority ...
4813, Mistahia Regional Health Authority ...
4814, Peace Regional Health Authority ...
4815, Keeweetinok Lakes Regional Health Authority ...
... 4821, Palliser Health Region2
... 4822, Calgary Health Region2
... 4823, David Thompson Regional Health Authority2
... 4824, East Central Health Authority2
... 4825, Capital Health2
... 4826, Aspen Regional Health Authority2
... 4827, Peace Country Health2
4816, Northern Lights Regional Health Authority 4828, Northern Lights Regional Health Authority2
4817, Northwestern Regional Health Authority
British Columbia7
5911, East Kootenay 5911, East Kootenay
5912, Kootenay-Boundary 5912, Kootenay-Boundary
5913, Okanagan 5913, Okanagan
5914, Thompson/Cariboo 5914, Thompson/Cariboo
5921, Fraser Valley 5921, Fraser East3
5922, Simon Fraser 5922, Fraser North3
5923, South Fraser 5923, Fraser South3
5931, Richmond 5931, Richmond
5932, Vancouver 5932, Vancouver
5933, North Shore/Coast Garibaldi 5933, North Shore/Coast Garibaldi
5941, South Vancouver Island 5941, South Vancouver Island
5942, Central Vancouver Island 5942, Central Vancouver Island
5943, North Vancouver Island 5943, North Vancouver Island
5951, North West 5951, Northwest3
5952, Northern Interior 5952, Northern Interior
5953, Northeast 5953, Northeast
Territories
6001, Yukon 6001, Yukon
6101, Northwest Territories 6101, Northwest Territories
6201, Nunavut 6201, Nunavut
Notes :
… not applicable
1. In Prince Edward Island, two statistical areas (urban and rural) were replaced by the four administrative areas for 2003.
2. Indicates where boundaries have changed, affecting data comparability in these regions.
3. Health region name change.
4. Central, Manitoba (4640) lost 449 or .5 per cent (1996 Census pop.) to Parkland (4660).
5. Assiniboine, Manitoba (4645) is comprised of the old regions of Marquette (4650) and South Westman (4655).
6. Complete restructuring of health region boundaries in Alberta , with the following exceptions: Chinook Regional Health Authority boundaries have not changed (code change only from 4801 to 4820); and Northern Lights (4816) and Northwestern (4817) regional health authorities combined to become the new Northern Lights Regional Health Authority (4828).
7. Boundary changes within the Vancouver Island Health Authority of British Columbia occurred in 2003 affecting the following regions: South Vancouver Island (5941) reduced by 56,313 population or 14.7% (1996 Census); Central Vancouver Island (5942) gained 999 pop. or 4 %, and; North Vancouver (5943) gained 55,314 population, an increase of 102.6%.
Source(s): Statistics Canada
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