Indicators of Health Inequalities

A report from the Population Health Promotion Expert Group and the Healthy Living Issue Group for the Pan-Canadian Public Health Network

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Indicators of Health Inequalities
(PDF Version, 1.36 MB, 70 Pages)

Poster: Monitoring the health status of First Nations in Canada: Where do we stand?
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DISCLAIMER

The Indicators of Health Inequalities report is a report of the Population Health Promotion Expert Group (PHPEG) of the Pan-Canadian Public Health Network (PHN).  The purpose of the report is to identify pan-Canadian indicators that can be used to measure and report on inequalities in health and in key determinants of health in Canada.

The Indicators of Health Inequalities report was approved by the Public Health Network Council on February 3, 2010, and the Population Health Promotion Expert Group and the Surveillance and Information Expert Group were directed to work together and with key stakeholders in implementing the recommendations in the report.