Health Inequalities Interactive Tool: COPD Hospitalization

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Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) Hospitalization Among Canadians Younger Than Age 75

Number of hospitalizations for COPD among Canadians younger than age 75 per 100,000 population. Analyzed by neighbourhood-level income.
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Both sexes combined | By sex

Main
View indicator rates by income for each province, by year

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Gradient
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Impact
View the potential impact if all Canadians had experienced the same indicator rate as those in the highest income level for each province, by year

Trend
View the trends over time in indicator rates by income for each province

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Notes
Rates are age-standardized to the 2011 Canadian standard population. Data is suppressed when estimates are based on small numbers.

Sources
Discharge Abstract Database (DAD) and Hospital Morbidity Database (HMDB), Canadian Institute for Health Information

Abbreviations
LCL: Lower confidence limit
UCL: Upper confidence limit

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