Health Surveillance and Epidemiology

Health Inequalities in Toronto


The Unequal City: Income and Health Inequalities in Toronto 2008
 

This report provides an overview of health inequality in Toronto. The link between health and income is presented using fifteen key indicators drawn from reproductive, reportable disease, cancer incidence, survey and mortality data.

Healthy Public Policy

Next Stop Health: Transit Access and Health Inequities in Toronto

This report talks about public transit use in Toronto and the health impact of limited access to transit for low income residents and strategies to improve access to public transit for low income residents.

A Jurisdictional Review of Canadian Initiatives to Improve the Affordability of Public Transit for People Living on a Low Income

This report describes strategies to increase the affordability of public transit for people living on a low income in Canada.

  • A Jurisdictional Review of Canadian Initiatives to Improve the Affordability of Public Transit for People Living on a Low Income (PDF in review, available on request)

Transportation Priorities and Investment for a Healthy Toronto

This report talks about health and equity decision-making criteria that should be considered in transportation investment priorities and funding for the regional transportation plan.