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21- CANADA - CANADA Chapter 12 Irving Rootman, Trevor...

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CANADA Chapter 12 Irving Rootman, Trevor Hancock
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CANADA Two-third of adult Canadian say they health is excellent 10% consider their health fair or poor Life expectancy is highest in the world Infant mortality dropped below 6 per 1000 Canada ranked number one in index of Human Development among more than 170 countries
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CANADA There are significant disparities in health status depend on: Gender Age Socioeconomic status, place of residence Other dimensions In this high standard of health country, Canada’s aboriginal people usually experience worst conditions and health status
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CANADA What makes Canadian health or unhealthy Examined of Canadians health in relation to 4 key factors or field Environment lifestyle Health care organization Human biology
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CANADA Determinants of Health What makes Canadian healthy or unhealthy Environmental has divided to 2 categories Socioeconomic environment Low income suffer illness and die early Low income population increased from 16% to20% between1990-1995 Disparities in income grown over past 2 decades Level of schooling risen and unemployment rate eased. There are positive and negative trends
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