The cost of COPD

The cost of COPD

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a progressive lung disease and a leading cause of morbidity and mortality in Canada.

How much does COPD cost Canada’s health care systems annually (in direct health care costs)?

May 2017
$75 million | 75 millions de dollars
15% (3 votes)
$425 million | 425 millions de dollars
45% (9 votes)
$1.5 billion | 1,5 milliard de dollars
30% (6 votes)
$3.2 billion | 3,2 milliards de dollars
10% (2 votes)
Total votes: 20