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eHealthRecord.info Archives October 2007 : 0-0

| Vol. 4 No. 21 October 17, 2007 |

FACTS AND STATS
  • Nationally, rates for influenza vaccination nearly doubled from 1997 to 2001 increasing from 15% to 27%; stabilizing between 2001 and 2003, the rates increased to 34% in 2005
  • Residents of Nunavut and the Northwest Territories are most likely to be vaccinated
  • Ontario leads all provinces for residents 12 years and older with vaccination rates rising from 18% to 42% between 1997 and 2005
  • Newfoundland and Labrador ranked the lowest with a 22% rate in 2005

Source:ICES - Trends in influenza vaccination in Canada, 1996/1997 to 2005
Date published: 10-02-07


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