Acute care hospitalization by Aboriginal identity, Canada, 2006 through 2008

Articles and reports: 82-003-X201600814647


This study is based on 2006 Census (long-form) socio-demographic information (including Aboriginal identity) that was linked to the Discharge Abstract Database to create a sample for analysis from all provinces and territories except Quebec. The purpose is to provide national figures on acute care hospitalizations of Aboriginal (First Nations living on and off reserve, Métis, Inuit in Inuit Nunangat) and non-Aboriginal people.

Issue Number: 2016008
Author(s): Bougie, Evelyne; Carriere, Gisèle; Kohen, Dafna; Rotermann, Michelle; Sanmartin, Claudia

Main Product: Health Reports

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