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Visit CIHI’s Indicator Library—now with more than 100 indicators and links to the latest results in areas ranging from acute care, long-term care and rehabilitation to finance, spending and health human resources. The library provides

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  • Reporting levels
  • Data sources
  • Links to the latest publicly reported results


The number of replacements has increased, while revisions are holding steady. Those are the findings from the Canadian Joint Replacement Registry’s 2014 annual report on hip and knee replacements. Here are some highlights:

  • In 2012–2013, there were 47,137 acute care hospitalizations for all hip replacements in Canada. This represents a 5-year increase of 16.5%.
  • In the same period, there were 57,718 acute care hospitalizations for all knee replacements, representing an increase of 21.5%.
  • The greatest rate increase in knee replacements was for patients age 45 to 64 for both genders.


Read more in the report, data tables and public summary »


Looking for mental health and addictions (MHA) information? We’re making it easier.

CIHI’s new Mental Health and Addictions Data and Information Guide provides an overview of MHA information in CIHI’s data holdings and publicly available products. This catalogue makes it easy to find and access what you’re looking for through sections that cover

  • Health system performance
  • Population health
  • Types of care
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Health workforce and spending

Web links give you easy access to products such as data tables, Analysis in Brief reports and interactive tools.


How is our health system performing? Explore the five areas of performance measurement Canadians told us were important:

  • Access to care
  • Health spending
  • Quality of care
  • Health outcomes and
  • Health promotion and disease prevention

Check out CIHI’s new interactive website


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