Health indicator profile by census metropolitan area, two-year period estimates (Oshawa (Ont.))

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Health indicator profile by census metropolitan area, two-year period estimates
(Oshawa (Ont.))
  2013/2014
  number percent
Oshawa (Ont.)    
Perceived health, very good or excellent 188,600 62.2
Perceived health, fair or poor 30,450 10.0
Perceived mental health, very good or excellent 219,124 73.7
Perceived mental health, fair or poor 20,448E 6.9E
Life satisfaction, satisfied or very satisfied 275,354 92.7
Perceived life stress, quite a lot (15 years and over) 54,764 18.6
Mood disorder 34,559E 11.4
Arthritis 62,132 21.1
Diabetes 18,784 6.2
Asthma 29,953E 9.9
High blood pressure 52,998 17.5
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) .. ..
Pain or discomfort by severity, moderate or severe 46,544 15.4
Pain or discomfort that prevents activities 50,342 16.6
Current smoker, daily or occasional 64,833 21.5
Current smoker, daily 47,931 15.9
Exposure to second-hand smoke at home 7,616E 3.2E
Exposure to second-hand smoke in the past month, in vehicles and/or public places 51,646 21.8
Exposure to second-hand smoke in the past month, in vehicles 19,317E 8.2E
Exposure to second-hand smoke in the past month, in public places 41,259 17.4
5 or more drinks on one occasion, at least once a month in the past year 0 0.0
Fruit and vegetable consumption, 5 times or more per day 102,774 35.7
Physical activity during leisure-time, moderately active or active 165,651 55.7
Physical activity during leisure-time, inactive 131,814 44.3
Body mass index, self-reported, adult (18 years and over), overweight or obese 148,005 56.1
Body mass index, self-reported, adult (18 years and over), overweight 91,235 34.6
Body mass index, self-reported, adult (18 years and over), obese 56,770 21.5
Body mass index, self-reported, youth (12 to 17 years old), overweight or obese 6,274E 32.3E
Sense of belonging to local community, somewhat strong or very strong 211,253 71.8
Has a regular medical doctor 285,177 93.7
Influenza immunization, less than one year ago 106,163 36.0

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