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How Healthy are Rural Canadians? An Assessment of their Health Status and Health Determinants
Creator: Canadian Institute for Health Information
Categories: Social Determinants of Health
Tags: arthritis, breast cancer, cancer, cardiovascular diseases, cervical cancer, chronic diseases, deaths/mortality, determinants of health, diabetes, health behaviours, health policy, health status, health-adjusted life expectancy (HALE), injuries, life expectancy, motor vehicles, poisoning, respiratory diseases, rural health, socioeconomics, suicide
PDF, 182 pages including appendices.
This report examines whether there are differences in health between rural and urban Canadians. The overarching objective of the report is to create a broader understanding of rural health needs and to inform and support policy and program development.