Inuit health: Selected findings from the 2012 Aboriginal Peoples Survey

Articles and reports: 89-653-X2014003

Description:

The Aboriginal Peoples Survey (APS) is a national survey on the social and economic conditions of Aboriginal Peoples (First Nations people living off reserve, Métis and Inuit) aged 6 years and over. The 2012 APS represents the fourth cycle of the survey and focuses on issues of education, employment and health.

The article “Inuit health: Selected findings from the 2012 Aboriginal Peoples Survey” reports on the self-reported health status and chronic conditions of Inuit aged 15 years and older. Also covered are health behaviors such as smoking and drinking, and selected determinants of health such as food insecurity, access to health care, housing and culture. The results are for all Inuit in Canada, presented by the total population, inside and outside Inuit Nunangat and the four Inuit regions.

Issue Number: 2014003
Author(s): Wallace, Susan
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HTMLAugust 26, 2014
  • Correction: October 9, 2014

    The following chart has been changed in French only: Chart 8 Prevalence of household insecurity and personal experience of hunger. The data points (columns) for Nunavut and Inuvialuit Region were mis-labelled.

PDFAugust 26, 2014
  • Correction: October 9, 2014

    The following chart has been changed in French only: Chart 8 Prevalence of household insecurity and personal experience of hunger. The data points (columns) for Nunavut and Inuvialuit Region were mis-labelled.