By the numbers - Men's Health

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By the numbers - Mens Health

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39.8 years old

The median age of the male population in Canada as of July 2020

Source: Statistics Canada. Table 17-10-0005-01 – Population estimates on July 1st, by age and sex.

Post-Movember shave

There are 3,655 barber shops in Canada.

Source: Statistics Canada. Table 33-10-0267-01 – Canadian Business Counts, with employees, June 2020.

Staying active


The percentage of men aged 18 years and older who reported doing 150 minutes of physical activity per week

Source: Statistics Canada. Table 13-10-0096-13 - Physical activity, self reported, adult, by age group

Awareness saves lives

The rate of death from prostate cancer decreased by an average of 2.9% per year from 1995 to 2012.

This corresponds to a 41.0% decline in the rate over this period.

Source: Statistics Canada, Canadian Cancer Registry and Canadian Vital Statistics – Death Database

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