Hospitalized strokes

(The following description comes from the source organization.)
This indicator measures the age-standardized rate of new stroke events admitted to an acute care hospital for the Canadian population age 18 and older.

A new event is defined as a first-ever hospitalization for stroke or a recurrent hospitalized stroke occurring more than 28 days after the admission for the previous event in the reference period.

Source
Canadian Institute for Health Information
Unit
Rate per 100,000 population
Data periods available
2010-2011, 2011-2012, 2012-2013, 2013-2014, 2014-2015, 2015-2016, 2016-2017