Canadian Community Health Survey: Public Use Microdata File (82M0013X)

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The public use microdata file (PUMF) from the Canadian Community Health Survey (CCHS) provides data for health regions and combinations of health regions across Canada. Over the two year period, data are based on interviews with approximately 130,000 respondents aged 12 or older, residing in households in all provinces and territories.

The files include information on a wide range of topics, including: physical activity, height and weight, smoking, exposure to second hand smoke, alcohol consumption, general health, chronic health conditions, injuries, and use of health care services. It also provides information on the socio-demographic, income and labour force characteristics of the population.

Frequency: Every 2 years

Status: Ongoing/Available (DVD, EFT, CD-ROM, Other)


Title Release date More info
2013/2014 March 7, 2016 More info
ARCHIVED – 2011/2012 November 13, 2013 More info
ARCHIVED – 2009/2010 November 7, 2011 More info
ARCHIVED – 2007/2008 (cycle 4.1) August 31, 2009 More info
ARCHIVED – 2005 (cycle 3.1) August 31, 2006 More info

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  • Accidents, Alcohol consumption, Alcoholism, Body mass index, Census of population, Chronic health problems, Data collection, Data processing, Demographic characteristics, Determinants of health, Disabilities, Diseases, Food consumption, Health information, Health problems, Health risk factors, Health surveys, Income, Injuries, Interviews, Labour force characteristics, Physical activity, Socio-demographic characteristics, Socioeconomic profiles, Suicide, Tobacco use
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