Cancer is a leading health issue in Ontario. In 2010 the Windsor-Essex County Health Unit released a report outlining statistics on cancer in the Windsor-Essex area from 1986-2005.
Chronic Condition Report
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Self-reported high blood pressure rates for the Windsor-Essex County area are presented below. Rates are presented by age and sex. Relationships between rates and various social variables were also investigated.
The following report presents diabetes statistics for Windsor-Essex County. Diabetes includes both type 1 and type 2 diabetes. Health Canada reports that nine out of ten people with diabetes has type 2.
The percentage of individuals in Windsor-Essex County who report that they have heart disease is presented below. The impact that age and sex, as well as various social variables have on rates is also presented.
The following report presents asthma statistics for Windsor-Essex County.
Information provided by the Cancer System Quality Index and Cancer Care Ontario.