Health characteristics, two-year period estimates1, 2, 3, 4, 5

Frequency: Occasional

Table: 13-10-0113-01 (formerly CANSIM 105-0509)

Geography: Canada, Province or territory, Health region

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This table displays the results of Health characteristics, two-year period estimates.
The table type is Simple.
The information is grouped by Indicators (appearing as row headers).
For the column header, Row 1 is Geography, Row 2 is Age group, Row 3 is Sex, Row 4 is Characteristics, Row 5 is Reference period.
A symbol legend follows the table.
Canada3 (map)
Total, 12 years and over
Both sexes
Number of persons
Indicators2017 / 2018
Number
Perceived health, very good or excellent1319,005,600
Perceived health, fair or poor133,476,400
Perceived mental health, very good or excellent1421,008,600
Perceived mental health, fair or poor142,235,700
Perceived life stress, most days quite a bit or extremely stressful156,653,000
Body mass index, adjusted self-reported, adult (18 years and over), overweight16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 219,783,000
Body mass index, adjusted self-reported, adult (18 years and over), obese16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 217,284,000
Body mass index, self-reported, youth (12 to 17 years old), overweight or obese16, 17, 18, 19, 21469,100
Arthritis (15 years and over)225,742,700
Diabetes232,256,600
Asthma242,518,000
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD; 35 years and over)25, 26869,800
High blood pressure26, 275,433,700
Mood disorder282,732,000
Current smoker, daily or occasional29, 30, 31, 32, 335,002,100
Current smoker, daily29, 30, 31, 323,513,400
Heavy drinking346,007,800
Physical activity, 150 minutes per week, adult (18 years and over)3515,957,400
Physical activity, average 60 minutes per day, youth (12 to 17 years old)361,090,600
Breast milk feeding initiation37, 381,457,600
Exclusive breastfeeding, at least 6 months37, 39, 40512,800
Fruit and vegetable consumption, 5 times or more per day41, 42..
Sense of belonging to local community, somewhat strong or very strong4320,599,600
Life satisfaction, satisfied or very satisfied4428,074,500
Has a regular healthcare provider4526,364,300
Contact with a medical doctor in the past 12 months46, 47, 48..
Influenza immunization in the past 12 months499,553,800

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.25318/1310011301-eng

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