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revised January 13, 2009

Comprehensive Health Status Report 2008

Arrow BulletHow Healthy are the Residents of Peel?

Couple GolfingMultiple measures must be used to create a full picture of the health of a population. In this section, we provide several perspectives on the health of Peel’s population, including self-rated health, mortality, hospital discharges and emergency department visits.

Topics covered within this chapter include:

  • Self-rated health
  • Chronic disease prevalence, vision and hearing problems
  • Comparative burden of disease
  • Life expectancy and health-adjusted life expectancy
  • Disability
  • Mortality and potential years of life lost
  • Hospitalizations
  • Emergency department visits

How Healthy are the Residents of Peel? (PDF 15 pages, 1.81MB)

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