The Porcupine Health Unit Population Profile - 2006 Census, integrates the socio-economic and demographic information of the population served by the Porcupine Health Unit. The data published in this publication was extracted from Statistics Canada’s Community Profile.
Highlights of the work done to protect and promote the optimal health and well-being of our communities in 2016.
This is the second in a series of infectious disease reports for the Porcupine Health Unit (PHU). The report presents rates of reportable diseases between 2009 and 2014 for the Porcupine Health Unit area, provides a provincial comparison of rates, and includes a brief interpretation of the disease trends. The PHU uses this information to guide disease prevention and control efforts as well as health promotion, resource allocation and policy decisions.