Down syndrome surveillance in Canada, 2005-2013: HP35-77/2017E-PDF

"The birth prevalence of Down syndrome in Canada (excluding Quebec) has been stable in the last decade, averaging 15.8 per 10,000 total births, between 2005 and 2013. The rate of Down syndrome among stillbirths remained relatively stable around 31.2 per 1,000 stillbirths, except for a slight decrease from 2010 to 2012, while the rate among live births remained stable at approximately 13.5 per 10,000 live births between 2005 and 2013."

Permanent link to this Catalogue Record: What is a permanent link?
MARC XML Format   MARC HTML Format

Department/Agency Public Health Agency of Canada.
Title Down syndrome surveillance in Canada, 2005-2013
Publication Type Monograph
Language [English]
Other Language Editions [French]
Format Electronic
Electronic Document

Archived Content

Information identified as archived is provided for reference, research or recordkeeping purposes. It is not subject to the Government of Canada Web Standards and has not been altered or updated since it was archived. Please contact the authoring department to request a format other than those available.

We invite you to consult the Frequently Asked Questions page for additional information regarding the Archived Content notice.

Having trouble opening this document?

Note: The URLs contained in this/these document(s) may no longer be functional
Note Issued also in French under title: Surveillance du syndrome de Down au Canada, de 2005 à 2013. Caption title.
Date c2017.
Number of Pages 4 p. :
ISBN 978-0-660-07585-3
Catalogue Number
  • HP35-77/2017E-PDF
Departmental Catalogue Number 160313
Subject Terms Intellectual disabilities, Statistics