This Snapshot provides information on 2016–2017 inpatient hospitalizations, surgeries and childbirth indicators. The data tables include the top reasons for hospitalizations and surgeries, in-hospital births, and standardized hospitalization rates and average lengths of stay. 

 

Featured resources

Hospitalization rates

Learn more about hospitalization rates, in-hospital births, and the top reasons for hospitalizations and surgeries in these Excel data files.

Download data tables

Inpatient hospitalization statistics

Inpatient hospitalization statistics — which include volumes and average lengths of stay by sex, age group and province/territory — are available from 1995–1996 onward in the Inpatient Quick Stats.

Explore the interactive data

Childbirth statistics

Selected childbirth indicators by province/territory and health region are available from 2001–2002 onward in the Childbirth Quick Stats.

Explore the interactive data

 

Related content

  • Dementia in hospitals
    Seniors with dementia are more likely to be hospitalized and spend more time in the emergency department. Explore hospitalization rates among seniors with dementia.