Dynamics of Immigrants' Health in Canada: Evidence from the National Population Health Survey - ARCHIVED

Articles and reports: 82-618-M2005002


This article compares the changes in immigrants' health status over the last decade with that of the Canadian-born population. Based on longitudinal data from the National Population Health Survey, the article also examines risk factors such as daily cigarette smoking, level of physical activity during leisure time and weight gain, to assess health changes while taking into account some socio-economic factors. This article is part of an Internet publication that provides links to tables, other research articles and information about the National Population Health Survey.

Issue Number: 2005002
Volume: 1
Author(s): Berthelot, Jean-Marie; Gendron, François; Ng, Edward; Wilkins, Russell
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HTMLFebruary 23, 2005