Determinants Of Health
This section looks at the socioeconomic situation of people living in Simcoe Muskoka. Lifestyle markers of employment, income, education and housing will be explored.
Did you know that higher social and economic status is associated with better health? In fact, according to Health Canada, these two factors are the most important determinants of health.
The following socioeconomic topics are covered in this section:
Single Parent Families
Nutritious Food Basket
Household Food Insecurity
Sense of Community Belonging