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Table 1 Provincial characteristics one year before and one year after ICD-10 implementation

From: Implementation of ICD-10 in Canada: how has it impacted coded hospital discharge data?

Province NL PEI NS NB ON MB SK AB BC
Year before and after ICD 10 implementation 2000 2001 2000 2001 2000 2001 2002 2003 2001 2002 2003 2004 2001 2002 2001 2002 2000 2001
Population count (thousands) 527.9 522.0 136.5 136.7 933.8 932.5 749.3 749.4 11,896.7 12,091.0 1,163.8 1,173.6 1,000.2 996.8 3,058.0 3,128.4 4,039.2 4,076.3
Number of hospitals/ clinical units submitting data 35 27 6 7 32 35 33 29 211 203 73 72 63 62 99 100 90 82
Number of discharges/year 1,251 1,205 900 952 1,912 2,000 1,671 1,761 11,257 11,183 2,737 2,798 2,904 3,027 3,433 3,736 3,892 3,975
  1. * Data from Statistics Canada’s Hospital Person-Oriented Information database (HPOI)
  2. Notes: NL Newfoundland and Labrador, PEI Prince Edward Island, NS Nova Scotia, NB New Brunswick, ON Ontario, MB Manitoba, SK Saskatchewan, AB Alberta, BC British Columbia, ICD International Classification of Disease