Congenital Anomalies in Canada

Select an item from each list below:

Case rate of neural tube defects, Canada (excluding Quebec), 2005-2014
YearNumber of casesRate per 10,000 total births (95% CI)
20051375.08 (4.26 - 6.00)
20061224.42 (3.67 - 5.28)
20071404.89 (4.11 - 5.77)
20081404.81 (4.05 - 5.68)
20091585.40 (4.59 - 6.31)
20101655.73 (4.89 - 6.67)
20111695.88 (5.02 - 6.83)
20121515.20 (4.41 - 6.10)
20131324.58 (3.84 - 5.44)
20141655.66 (4.83 - 6.60)

Notes:

ICD-10-CA: Q00, Q01, Q05 if not Q00.0 (an infant with more than one of these Q codes is only counted once)
CI: Confidence Interval
Quebec data are not available for analysis

Source: Canadian Institute for Health Information - Discharge Abstract Database (CIHI-DAD)
Population: Live births and stillbirths



Suggested Citation:

Public Health Agency of Canada. Congenital Anomalies in Canada: 2017. Public Health Infobase. Ottawa, 2017

Date modified:
2019-03-15