National Health Expenditure Trends, 1975 to 2017 provides an overview of how much is spent on health care annually, in what areas money is spent and on whom, and where the money comes from. It features comparative expenditure data at the provincial/territorial and international levels, as well as Canadian health spending trends from 1975 to the present.
Using drug claims data from CIHI’s National Prescription Drug Utilization Information System (NPDUIS), this report will examine the drug classes that contribute to current trends in public drug program spending. Spending reported in the NPDUIS represents two-thirds of the total public drug spending reported in CIHI’s National Health Expenditure Database.
How many physicians are there in Canada? What are their average gross payments? How old is the average physician? Discover more about Canada’s doctors in our annual update.
Explore information about seniors in continuing care over time and across care settings.
Explore information about seniors assessed in home care and residential care across health regions using 40 measures over time.
Explore historic and projected changes in Canada’s seniors population.
Additional methodological information is available to help you understand and interpret the analysis in these web tools.
These web tools, and the accompanying analysis, can help you better understand the seniors population in Canada’s publicly funded continuing care system.
CIHI’s requirements for collecting acute and ambulatory care data, for consideration and implementation in e-health systems.
Learn more about CIHI’s health indicators, unemployment rates, population estimates and dependency ratios
Key information on 2015–2016 inpatient hospitalizations, surgeries and childbirth indicators are provided in a Snapshot and data tables.
Your Health System: Insight is an analytical tool that allows health care providers and analysts to dig deeper into indicator results. Find out more about what Insight can offer, how to get access and the data refresh schedule.
Contains data on health spending in Canada by spending category and source of funding
Number of newborn discharges-all records meeting the above inclusion criteria. Total length of stay-calculated by summing the length of stay for all records with a valid length of stay. Average length of stay-calculated by dividing total length of stay by number of discharges with a valid length of stay.
Number of inpatient surgical discharges.
Inpatient hospitalizations: volumes, length of stay, and standardized rates.
A tool that compares leading causes of premature death due to cancer, heart disease, stroke and external causes, over a 50-year period, in 18 high-income countries.
Inpatient hospitalization statistics are obtained from CIHI's national Hospital Morbidity Database (HMDB) and Discharge Abstract Database (DAD). Emergency department visits are sourced from the National Ambulatory Care Reporting System (NACRS).
Quick Stats are a series of free, publicly available reports that provide aggregate-level data about health care in Canada.
The Coders’ Resource Page has been retired. You no longer have to log in to access Tips for Coders and other coding resources. They are now publicly accessible via links on CIHI’s Codes and Classifications page.