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revised October 15, 2015
Student Health 2005: Gauging the health of Peel's youth

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This section describes the participants in the survey:

  • A total of 11,960 elementary and secondary students were invited to participate in the survey.
  • Of these, 66% (7,853) completed the survey. Six per cent (512) did not specify sex and/or grade on their surveys and were excluded from the final analyses. The sample was adjusted to reflect the proportion of the sample in the population of students from grades 7 to 12 in Peel.
  • Fifty-five per cent of the sample was female. Close to three in every ten (29%) students in Peel reported they had been born outside Canada.

Chapter 1 - Student Profile (PDF 43KB, 4 pages)

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