Comparing the provinces with OECD countries
International comparisons provide provincial governments with a broader context for benchmarking and peer learning. CIHI’s interactive web tool compares results for Canada’s provinces with those for Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) countries in 6 dimensions of care.
Choosing a proper comparison country
Compare provinces and Canada with Canada’s peer countries on a number of measures, including demographics, health expenditure, health care activities and non-medical determinants of health.
Dimensions of care
Health statusHow healthy are Canadians?
Access to careCan Canadians get the health services they need?
Patient safetyAre Canadians receiving care that is safe?
Non-medical determinants of healthAre Canadians living healthy lifestyles?
Quality of careAre Canadians receiving high-quality care?
Prescribing in primary careAre Canadians being prescribed appropriate medication?