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Table 1 Age and sex standardized emergency care visit rates for 2016/2017 (by zone)

From: First Nations emergency care in Alberta: descriptive results of a retrospective cohort study

Area FN and Non-FN ED Visits 2017 Population Crude Rate per person Stand. Rate per person Lower Confidence Intervala Upper Confidence Interval
Province Non-FN 2,055,318 4,033,045 0.51 0.51 0.51 0.51
FN 219,490 162,868 1.35 1.45 1.43 1.47
North Non-FN 412,775 424,030 0.97 0.98 0.98 0.99
FN 99,553 53,471 1.86 2.01 1.98 2.05
Edmonton Non-FN 502,291 1,302,619 0.39 0.38 0.38 0.39
FN 36,385 43,408 0.84 0.89 0.86 0.91
Central Non-FN 309,449 451,303 0.69 0.67 0.67 0.68
FN 31,174 20,979 1.49 1.63 1.57 1.68
Calgary Non-FN 610,684 1,569,841 0.39 0.39 0.39 0.39
FN 29,250 29,820 0.98 1.04 1.01 1.07
South Non-FN 167,646 285,252 0.59 0.58 0.57 0.58
FN 22,016 15,192 1.45 1.57 1.50 1.63
  1. FN First Nations, non-FN non-First Nations, ED Emergency Department
  2. aLower and upper 95% confidence interval limits for standard rate based on adjustment for recurrent events