Demographic and descriptive statistics about physicians are found in Scott’s Medical Database (SMDB).
How many physicians are there in Canada? What are their average gross payments? How old is the average physician? Discover the answers to these questions and more about Canada’s physicians in our annual update.
These data tables present a series of health workforce indicators developed by CIHI based on the World Health Organization’s National Health Workforce Accounts: A Handbook (2016).
These data tables highlight current trends for 30 types of health care providers in Canada across a variety of supply, demographic and population characteristics.
This guide summarizes the strengths and limitations of the health workforce data contained in our analytical products and the ways in which it can be effectively used and analyzed.
These data tables present supply, education, demographic and employment trends for occupational therapists, physiotherapists and pharmacists practising in Canada.
View data tables about emergency department visits and length of stay by province and territory for 2017–2018, based on data submitted to the National Ambulatory Care Reporting System.
CCRS Quick Stats provide a profile of residents of submitting residential care and hospital-based continuing care facilities in 2017–2018.
HCRS Quick Stats provide a profile of clients who received long-term home care services from publicly funded programs in participating jurisdictions in 2017–2018.
The number of Canadian seniors living with Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia is rising steadily, and so is the burden on caregivers and health care systems.
Dementia in Canada provides a comprehensive look at dementia’s impact on Canada’s health systems, and the challenges seniors living with dementia face at home, in long-term care and in hospitals.
Seniors living with dementia spend more time in the emergency department and have higher rates of hospitalization than other Canadians 65 and older, CIHI analysis shows.
Few seniors living with dementia in Canada receive palliative care and end-of-life services, despite having higher mortality than other seniors.
There is no way to prevent all types of dementia; however, having a healthy lifestyle and managing chronic conditions help improve overall health and reduce the risk.
People caring for seniors with dementia put in more hours, are more likely to feel distress.
This document explains the methodology used for the report Dementia in Canada.
This document summarizes the strengths and limitations of the nursing data contained in our analytical products and the ways in which it can be effectively used and analyzed.
The data tables report on the supply, employment and demographic trends of Canada’s nursing workforce.
This document presents trends in the nursing supply and workforce in Canada and each of its provinces and territories.
Declining numbers of new graduates, combined with growing outflow of those late in their careers, has led to a slow down in growth of employed regulated nurses in Canada, new CIHI data analysis shows.