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Archived - Health indicators, two-year period estimates1, 2, 3, 4, 5

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Table: 13-10-0452-01 (formerly CANSIM 105-0502)


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This table displays the results of Health indicators, 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.
Total, 12 years and over
Both sexes
Number of personsPercent
Indicators2007 / 20082009 / 20102011 / 20122013 / 20142007 / 20082009 / 20102011 / 20122013 / 2014
Perceived health, very good or excellent816,596,98517,305,98017,551,69817,757,39259.360.359.959.2
Perceived health, fair or poor83,187,5233,247,4353,285,7123,384,13711.411.311.211.3
Perceived mental health, very good or excellent920,349,59120,768,33620,738,16920,876,17874.673.972.271.1
Perceived mental health, fair or poor91,335,2921,458,7001,633,2681,850,8564.
Life satisfaction, satisfied or very satisfied10, 1124,968,01325,747,08226,392,38126,887,27991.692.192.392.0
Perceived life stress, quite a lot (15 years and over)12, 135,964,1586,407,6206,509,6166,627,87222.423.423.223.0
Arthritis14, 154,232,9574,329,9284,569,5774,675,91315.915.816.216.2
Diabetes16, 171,635,7981,773,4191,858,5041,988,2165.
High blood pressure194,524,2194,872,4965,113,8135,297,27816.217.017.517.7
Pain or discomfort by severity, moderate or severe203,233,5713,391,8004,118,0854,152,02811.611.814.113.9
Pain or discomfort that prevents activities213,383,3813,592,5824,316,2714,439,92112.112.514.714.8
Participation and activity limitation, sometimes or often22, 238,428,7588,027,329..9,612,25630.228.0..32.1
Current smoker, daily or occasional24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 296,058,8725,847,1635,847,5555,566,29321.720.420.118.7
Current smoker, daily24, 25, 26, 28, 294,768,7094,459,4354,454,0414,150,03917.115.615.313.9
Exposure to second-hand smoke at home301,531,5451,373,1581,181,0071,016,2127.
Exposure to second-hand smoke in the past month, in vehicles and/or public places313,404,3483,367,9463,871,4633,959,99815.614.816.716.4
Exposure to second-hand smoke in the past month, in vehicles311,705,7211,585,2831,498,4181,393,6297.
Exposure to second-hand smoke in the past month, in public places312,297,3002,375,7162,944,6273,149,14610.510.512.713.0
5 or more drinks on one occasion, at least once a month in the past year (Terminated)32, 334,672,743t4,899,866t5,237,807t..t16.9t17.3t18.2t..t
Heavy drinking34......5,407,271......18.4
Fruit and vegetable consumption, 5 times or more per day3511,549,32912,030,58311,220,95511,320,50643.844.240.540.2
Physical activity during leisure-time, moderately active or active36, 3713,781,28114,709,00115,482,75815,996,71850.552.353.854.4
Physical activity during leisure-time, inactive36, 3713,505,40413,420,16613,280,00513,391,47949.547.746.245.6
Body mass index, self-reported, adult (18 years and over), overweight or obese38, 39, 40, 4112,261,37012,915,47413,345,52514,079,36350.952.052.353.8
Body mass index, self-reported, adult (18 years and over), overweight38, 39, 40, 418,161,4248,437,1708,664,5608,976,37433.933.934.034.3
Body mass index, self-reported, adult (18 years and over), obese38, 39, 40, 414,099,9464,478,3044,680,9655,102,98817.018.018.319.5
Body mass index, self-reported, youth (12 to 17 years old), overweight or obese38, 39, 42422,475443,867446,784445,95019.019.921.121.9
Sense of belonging to local community, somewhat strong or very strong4317,442,74518,207,03318,568,47019,240,11364.865.465.466.2
Has a regular medical doctor4423,695,31024,350,96824,894,89025,411,89784.684.884.984.8
Contact with a medical doctor in the past 12 months23, 45, 4622,098,33922,962,942..23,452,76579.380.5..78.8
Influenza immunization, less than one year ago47, 488,545,8968,034,5828,432,0109,014,16431.628.829.630.9
Breastfeeding initiation23, 49, 501,318,8761,334,9881,400,838..87.787.489.4..
Exclusive breastfeeding, at least 6 months23, 49, 51, 52, 53323,389r377,253381,908..23.0r26.226.0..
Mood disorder541,845,9901,847,8922,074,8422,304,1306.
Wears a helmet when riding a bicycle, always23, 55..4,164,005..4,990,636..36.9..42.0
Functional health, good to full23, 56, 57, 58..22,977,126..23,050,421..81.4..78.6
Injuries in the past 12 months causing limitation of normal activities23, 59..4,272,445..4,735,461..14.9..15.8
Injuries in the past 12 months, sought medical attention23, 59, 60..2,289,940..2,429,242..8.0..8.1
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)61..792,822793,340817,894..

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