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Premature Mortality in Health Regions with High Aboriginal Populations

Creator: Statistics Canada

Geography: North America, Canada

Categories: Aboriginal Health

Tags: aboriginal health, accidents, alcohol, arthritis, cancer, cardiovascular diseases, cause of death, chronic diseases, deaths/mortality, diabetes, health surveys, incidence, income, injuries, life expectancy, mental health, motor vehicles, obesity, physician visits, potential years of life lost (PYLL), prevalence, respiratory diseases, rural health, smoking, socioeconomics, stress, suicide, violence/abuse, women

Date: 1995-1997



PDF, article located on pages 51-62 of publication.

This article is based on mortality data for 1995 through 1997 from the Canadian Vital Statistics Database, and on population estimates for 1995, 1996 and 1997 at the health region level.

Other articles in this Health Reports issue discuss arthritis in relation to excess weight and the benefit of social support in dealing with stress.

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