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Canadian health surveys

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Canadian alcohol and drug use monitoring survey (CADUMS), 2012 Data Documentation
Canadian alcohol and drug use monitoring survey (CADUMS), 2011 Data Documentation
Canadian alcohol and drug use monitoring survey (CADUMS), 2010 Reloaded 2014-02-18 Data Documentation
Canadian alcohol and drug use monitoring survey (CADUMS), 2009 Reloaded 2011-11-08 Data Documentation
Canadian alcohol and drug use monitoring survey (CADUMS), 2008 Reloaded 2011-11-08 Data Documentation

Canadian survey of experiences with primary health care, 2007-2008 Data Documentation

Participation and activity limitation survey, 2006 Reloaded 2010-04-20 Data Documentation

Canadian addiction survey, 2004 Revised 2010-01-27 Data Documentation

Participation and activity limitation survey, 2001 Reloaded 2007/05/31
Principal investigator: Statistics Canada
Created: 2004/10/04
Data Documentation

Health behaviours in school-aged children, 1997-1998 Data Documentation

Survey on smoking in Canada, cycles 1 to 4, 1994-1995 Reloaded 2007/08/17 Data Documentation

Canada's alcohol and other drugs survey, 1994 Data Documentation

Health and activity limitation survey, 1991
Principal investigator: Statistics Canada. Post-Censal Surveys Division
adults in households Data Documentation

Health promotion survey, 1990
Principal investigator: Statistics Canada. Special Surveys Group
Data Documentation

National alcohol and drug survey, 1989 Reloaded 2006/06/26
Principal investigator: Statistics Canada for Canada. Department of Health and Welfare
Data Documentation
Print documentation available in UT/DLS

Heart health in Canada, 1986-1992 main file Reloaded 2008/12/11 Data Documentation
family history file
[4 provinces only] Reloaded 2008/12/11
Data Documentation

Health and activity limitation survey, 1986
Principal investigator: Statistics Canada. Post-Censal Surveys Division
adults in households Reloaded 2007/01/11 Data Documentation
adults in institutions Data Documentation
children in households Reloaded 2007/01/11 Data Documentation

Health promotion survey, 1985
Principal investigator: Statistics Canada. Special Surveys Group
Data Documentation

Canadian health and disability survey, 1983-1984
Principal investigator: Statistics Canada. Special Surveys Group
adult file Data Documentation
children under 15 years of age Data Documentation

Canada health survey, 1978-1979
Principal investigator: Statistics Canada. Special Surveys Division
Data Documentation

Nutrition Canada national survey, 1970-1972 family file (FMLY) Data Documentation
dietary recall file (RCAL): over 36 months (form 2) Data
dietary recall file (RCAL): children <36 months (form 4A) Data
dietary recall file (RCAL): expectant mothers (form 2A) Data
dietary recall file (RCAL): drug code information Data
dietary recall file (RCAL): food code information Reloaded 2009-12-14 Data
frequency file (FREQ) Reloaded 2009-12-14 Data
individual file (INDV) Reloaded 2008/04/15 Data
non-participant file (NPAR) Data
nutrient file (NUTR) Reloaded 2009-12-14 Data

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Created: 2005/06/08 by Laine Ruus; Last updated: 2014-11-03