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Table 1 Major Canadian Health Databases

From: The Canadian Urban Environmental Health Research Consortium – a protocol for building a national environmental exposure data platform for integrated analyses of urban form and health

Type Name Participants Start Year
Cohort Canadian Partnership for Tomorrow Project 300,000 2000–2009
Cohort Canadian Longitudinal Study on Aging 50,000 2010
Cohort Canadian Healthy Infant Longitudinal Development Study 10,059 2008
Cohort All Our Babies and All Our Families 6774 2008
Cohort Alberta Pregnancy Outcomes and Nutrition 5841 2009
Cohort TARGet Kids! 5062 2008
Cohort Ontario Birth Study 2748 2013
Cohort 3D Study - Design, Develop, Discover 2456 2010
Cohort Maternal-Infant Research on Environmental Chemicals 2000 2008
Cohort Canadian Cohort of Obstructive Lung Disease 1400 2009
Cohort - administrative Canadian Census Health and Environment Cohort (1991) 2,500,000 1991
Cohort - administrative Canadian Census Health and Environment Cohort (1996) 3,500,000 1996
Cross-sectional survey Canadian Health Measures Survey 23,000 2007–2015
Linked Administrative Database Population Data BC > 5,000,000 1980s
Linked Administrative Database Manitoba Centre for Health Policy > 1,000,000 1970s
Linked Administrative Database Institute for Clinical Evaluative Science 13,000,000 1986
Network (26 pregnancy and birth cohorts) Research Advancement Through Cohort Cataloguing and Harmonization ~ 125,000 varies