Much of the research undertaken with data available through the CRDCN is health related. This section was developed to help you find relevant news, publications, and videos. The main datasets used to examine health issues are also listed.
Below, you will find relevant publications on health by topics. But if you prefer, you can browse our online bibliography with your own key words. Click here to use it.
RDCs give access to many health-related surveys and administrative data. Alone or linked to census micro-data, they offer insights into a wide range of issues such as...
Use the Canadian Community Health Survey (CCHS)to investigate the complex interactions between work, school, family and mental health and illness.
Work and disability
Identify the difficulties and barriers faced by Canadians whose day-to-day activities are limited by health problems with the Canadian Survey on Disability(CSD).
Health through time
With successive cycles of the National Population Health Survey (NPHS) or the National Longitudinal Survey of Children and Youth (NLSCY), explore the long term health effects of lifestyle, income, environment and much more.