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Table 2 Facebook Sites Evaluated

From: Public health perinatal promotion during COVID-19 pandemic: a social media analysis

Jurisdiction #Followersa #Followersb/100 K
 Northwest Territories Health and Social Services Authority 1889 4190.9
 Yukon Health and Social Services 4979 11,805.3
 British Columbia- Provincial Health Services Authority 8796 170.9
 Alberta Health Services 87,333 1972.2
 Ontario Ministry of Health 149,418 1014.2
 Institut national de santé publique du Québecc 21,801 254.2
 Nova Scotia-Health 45,804 4678.1
 Newfoundland- Eastern Health 18,968 3640.7
Municipal/Regional Health Authority
 Vancouver Coastal Health 26,789 4464.8
 Winnipeg Regional Health Authority 8377 1325.3
 Ottawa Public Health- Parenting in Ottawa 20,592 2535.6
 Toronto Public Health 29,014 1115.9
 CIUSSS de l’Ouest de l’Île de Montréald 14,003 875.2
 St. John Public Health- Horizon Healthe 21,378 2736.2
 Halifax- IWKf Health Centre 26,536 7389.4
 Dad Central 1625
 Native Women’s Association of Canada (NWAC) 49,579
 The MotHERS Programg 569
 The Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of Canada (SOGC) 22,491
  1. aFacebook followers represents the number of people who see page updates/posts in their News Feed
  2. bFacebook followers represented per 100,000 host region population size (Table 1)
  3. cQuebec National Institute of Public Health
  4. dLe Centre intégré universitaire de santé et de services sociaux (CIUSSS) de l’Ouest-de-l’Île-de-Montréal- (English: Montréal West Island Integrated University Health and Social Services Centre)
  5. eHorizon Health- regional health authority for New Brunswick, Atlantic provinces
  6. fIWK- Izaak Walton Killam. gMothers’ Health Education, Research & Screening Program