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Table 3 Comparison of Prevalence of Chronic Conditions, US and Canada, in % (18+)

From: Comparing population health in the United States and Canada

Chronic Condition US, JCUSH Canada, JCUSH
Angina 2.9 3.7
Arthritis 18.7 16.8
Asthma 11.4 10.4
Depression 8.7 8.2
Diabetes 6.7 4.7
Emphysema or Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease 3.6 2.2
Heart Attack, ever had 3.0 3.3
Heart Disease 6.0 5.1
Hypertension 22.7 18.3
  1. Source: Sanmartin, Ng, Blackwell, Gentleman, Martinez & Simile [19].