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.
Learn more about hospitalization rates, in-hospital births, and the top reasons for hospitalizations and surgeries in these Excel data files.
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.
Selected childbirth indicators by province/territory and health region are available from 2001–2002 onward in the Childbirth Quick Stats.
This report explores observed variability in the indicator Cost of a Standard Hospital Stay, considering such things as staff mix, teaching status and facility size.