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Top 100 prescribed drugs in Canada by rate of use, sex, age group

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June 10, 2022

Description

An in-depth look at prescribed drug spending in Canada and learn about how different drug classes contribute to current trends in public drug program spending. Top 100 drug classes, by rate of use, sex, age group and jurisdiction, 2019

Additional Information

Source https://www.cihi.ca/en/access-data-reports/results?query=&page=0&f[0]=field_content_format%3A2166
Geographic coverage Canada
Date range 2019
Updated 2020
Update frequency annual
Keywords Canada, prescription drugs, use rate, age, sex

Schema

Column title Description Type
Sort Code - integer
Jurisdiction - string
Drug Class Code - string
Drug Class - string
Age Group - string
Sex - string
Rate Of Usepercent - string
Number Of Active Beneficiaries - string
Tps In Thousands Of Dollars - string
Proportion Of Tpspercent - string
Rank - integer

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