Self-Reported Mood Disorder

Overall Trend
  • In 2015/16, 14.8% (10.5%, 19.1%) of Chatham-Kent residents above the age of 12 reported being diagnosed with a mood disorder, which was significantly higher than 8.7% (8.2%, 9.2%) of Ontarians.
By Sex
  • The prevalence of self-reported mood disorder was significantly higher among Ontario females compared to Ontario males. A similar trend was observed for Chatham-Kent, however the difference between sexes was not significant. 
  • The prevalence of self-reported mood disorder was significantly higher among Chatham-Kent males compared to Ontario males.
Self-reported prevalence of mood disorders, by sex Chatham-Kent and Ontario, 2015-16
Age-standardized rate of ED visits due to intentional self-harm, Chatham-Kent and Ontario, 2003-2017

Self-Reported Anxiety Disorder

Overall Trend
  • In 2015/16, 9.7% (6.7%, 12.7%) of Chatham-Kent residents above the age of 12 reported being diagnosed with an anxiety disorder, which was similar to 8.6% (8.1%, 9.1%) of Ontarians.
By Age Group
  • In Chatham-Kent, the prevalence of self-reported anxiety disorder was significantly higher among those aged 45 to 64 compared to those aged 65 years and older.
Self-reported prevalence of anxiety disorders, by age, Chatham-Kent and Ontario, 2015-16
Rate of ED visits due to intentional self-harm, by age, Chatham-Kent and Ontario, 2017
By Sex
  • The prevalence of self-reported anxiety disorders was significantly higher among Ontario females compared to Ontario males. A similar trend was observed for Chatham-Kent, however the difference between sexes was not significant.
Self-reported prevalence of anxiety disorders, by sex, Chatham-Kent and Ontario, 2015-16
Mortality rate for colorectal cancer, by age, Chatham-Kent and Ontario, 2015