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Canada Community Health Survey - Mental Health 2012 Major Depressive Disorder and Bipolar Disorder Tabulations


General Info
Canada (CAN)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
01/2012 - 12/2012
Series or system 
Canada Community Health Survey
Data type
  • Cross-sectional
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative

This survey covers the Canadian population aged 15 and over living in the ten provinces, excluding persons living on reserves and other Aboriginal settlements, full-time members of the Canadian Forces, and the institutionalized population (cumulatively, about 3% of the target population). During the data collection period, 25,113 valid interviews were conducted. The survey is occasional and is part of the larger Canadian Community Health Survey (CCHS) effort; results can be compared with the 2002 Canadian Community Health Survey - Mental Health and Well-being (CCHS).