April 16 to May 31, 2018

All Canadian Institute for Health Information (CIHI) products are released at 10 a.m. ET unless otherwise noted. Dates and products are subject to change.

  • Inpatient Hospitalizations, Surgeries, Newborns and Childbirth Indicators, 2016–2017
    April 19, 2018, 10 a.m. ET

    This Snapshot provides key information on 2016–2017 inpatient hospitalizations, surgeries and childbirth indicators. The data tables include data on the top 10 reasons for hospitalizations and surgeries; in-hospital births; and standardized hospitalization rates and average lengths of stay.

  • Hospital Beds Staffed and In Operation, 2016–2017
    April 19, 2018, 10 a.m. ET

    These data tables contain information on the number of hospital beds staffed and in operation, broken down by care setting.

  • Selected Hospital Expenses and Statistics, 1999–2000 to 2016–2017
    April 19, 2018, 10 a.m. ET

    These tables contain data on hospital expenses and statistics (e.g., inpatient days, admissions, emergency visits) by province and territory.

  • Asthma Hospitalizations Among Children and Youth in Canada: Trends and Inequalities
    April 26, 2018, 12:01 a.m. ET

    These products examine whether asthma hospitalizations among children and youth (age 0 to 19) declined over the past decade. They also shed light on trends and on the magnitude of inequalities by income, geographic location and education.

  • Children and Youth Mental Health, 2016–2017
    May 7, 2018, 10 a.m. ET

    These updated data tables and infographic illustrate trends and patterns in the use of hospital-based services and psychotropic medications among children and youth with mental disorders.

  • Drug Use Among Seniors in Canada, 2016
    May 17, 2018, 10 a.m. ET

    This report provides an in-depth look at the number and types of drugs prescribed to seniors in Canada. It also examines potentially inappropriate drug use and drug use among seniors living in long-term care facilities. Where possible, results are disaggregated by sex, age, neighbourhood income and geographic location (urban or rural/remote).

  • Your Health System web tool update
    May 31, 2018, 10 a.m. ET

    Your Health System provides the public with information about how Canada’s health systems are performing (YHS: In Brief) and decision-makers in hospitals, long-term care facilities, health regions and governments with the data and information they need to make policy and service delivery decisions to improve health systems (YHS: In Depth). In this release, indicators and contextual measures will be updated with the most recent year of data, accompanied by the public release of CIHI’s Health Indicators e-Publication, Cardiac Care quality indicators and additional Acute Care indicators. CIHI’s Indicator Library will also be updated; this resource provides definitions and methodologies for more than 100 indicators.

  • Cardiac Care Quality Indicators, 2018
    May 31, 2018, 10 a.m. ET

    These data tables provide updated detailed results on mortality and readmission outcomes following percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI), coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) and aortic valve replacement (AVR). This release will contain the most recent 3 years of pooled data (2014–2015 to 2016–2017). The report focuses on 6 outcome indicators and 1 volume measure.

  • Health Indicators e-Publication 2018
    May 31, 2018, 10 a.m. ET

    Selected indicators will be updated with the latest available data. The Health Indicators e-Publication is a free web-based product, produced jointly by CIHI and Statistics Canada. It contains more than 80 indicators measuring health status, non-medical determinants of health, health system performance, and community and health system characteristics for health regions, provinces and territories. It provides easy access to the most recent health indicator results, as well as data for all available years, with breakdowns by sex and socio-economic status. Users can easily download the information they need.