Health indicators 1991

Health Rep. 1991;3(4):384-90.
[Article in English, French]


This is the second edition of a database developed by the Canadian Centre for Health Information (CCHI). It features 49 health indicators, under one cover containing the most recent data available from a variety of national surveys. This information may be used to establish health goals for the population and to offer objective measures of their success. The database can be accessed through CANSIM, Statistics Canada's socio-economic electronic database and retrieval system, or through a personal computer package which enables the user to retrieve and analyze the 1.2 million data points in the system.

MeSH terms

  • Canada
  • Fees, Medical
  • Health Planning
  • Health Resources / economics
  • Health Resources / statistics & numerical data
  • Health Status
  • Health Status Indicators*
  • Humans
  • Information Systems
  • Insurance, Health / economics
  • Life Style