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Health Profile on Immigrant and Refugee Children and Youth in Canada (module table of contents)

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Section 2: General Health Status of Immigrant Children and Youth

Examining the health status of immigrant children and youth is complex. Their health is influenced by many factors − biology; genetics; their experience and living conditions in their home country; their physical, social, and economic living conditions in Canada; and their access to services, including health and resettlement services. This section explores the general health status of immigrant children and youth in Canada using a variety of indicators.

Section 2.1: General Health Status

Section 2.2: Mental Health

Section 2.3: Overweight and Obesity

Section 2.4: Health Behaviours

Section 2.5: Health Insurance

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