Acute care hospitalization of Aboriginal children and youth - ARCHIVED

Articles and reports: 82-003-X201700714844


This study provides national counts (excluding Quebec) of acute care hospitalizations and the leading diagnoses for Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal children (ages 0 to 9) and youth (ages 10 to 19). Data are presented for First Nations people living on and off reserve, Métis, and Inuit living in Inuit Nunangat. The analysis is based on socio-demographic information (including Aboriginal identity) from the 2006 Census that was linked to hospital discharge records.

Issue Number: 2017007
Author(s): Bougie, Evelyne; Carriere, Gisèle; Guèvremont, Anne; Kohen, Dafna

Main Product: Health Reports

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