Child Maltreatment Surveillance Indicator Framework

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Percentage (%) of adults with children under the age of 18 at home with symptoms of substance use/dependence in the past 12 months

Definition Estimated percentage (%) of adults aged 18 years and over (living with children under the age of 18) with symptoms of drug abuse/dependence (as per the WHO-CIDI criteria), in the past 12 months
Data Source CCHS - Mental Health (2012)
Data Available Sex, Ethnic group
Estimate Calculation Numerator (weighted estimate): number of adults aged 18 years and older who live with children aged 0-17 years and have symptoms of drug abuse/dependence, in the past 12 months; Denominator: Number of adults aged 18 years and older, living with children under the age of 18 years
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Suggested Citation

Centre for Surveillance and Applied Research, Public Health Agency of Canada. Child Maltreatment Surveillance Indicator Framework (CMSIF) Data Tool, 2020 Edition. Public Health Infobase. Ottawa (ON): Public Health Agency of Canada, 2020.

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