Chart 3
Contribution of opioid-related accidental drug overdoses to the change in life expectancy at birth from 2016 to 2017, by sex and province or territory

Canada Newfoundland and Labrador Prince Edward Island Nova Scotia New Brunswick Quebec Ontario Manitoba Saskatchewan Alberta British Columbia Northwest Territories Nunavut -0.3 -0.2 -0.1 0.0 0.1 change in life expectancy, in years MalesMales FemalesFemales
Source(s):
Canadian Vital Statistics: Death Database (3233) and population estimates (3604).

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This is a bar clustered chart.

Contribution of opioid-related accidental drug overdoses to the change in life expectancy at birth from 2016 to 2017, by sex and province or territory, change in life expectancy, in years
  Males Females
Canada -0.106 -0.022
Newfoundland and Labrador -0.027 -0.002
Prince Edward Island 0.021 0.000
Nova Scotia -0.006 -0.007
New Brunswick 0.006 0.017
Quebec 0.001 0.001
Ontario -0.062 -0.016
Manitoba -0.032 -0.011
Saskatchewan -0.025 -0.005
Alberta -0.213 -0.076
British Columbia -0.278 -0.054
Northwest Territories 0.014 0.000
Nunavut 0.000 0.000
Source(s):
Canadian Vital Statistics: Death Database (3233) and population estimates (3604).
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