Indicators for Durham Region Health Neighbourhoods – update
Project ID: 2018-006/2019 0900 784 001
Type of Response: Research report
Knowledge User: Durham Region Health Department
ICES Scientist: Gillian Booth, Erin Graves, Michael Paterson
Summary: Durham Region requests measures of the health status of its residents by neighbourhood and over time by examining the prevalence and incidence of diabetes, asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and hypertension. The information will be used to assess the health status of vulnerable and special needs populations, specifically those living with mental illness and addiction, for the purposes of population health assessment and future program planning and evaluation.