The Inuit Health Survey: Health in Transition and Resiliency

Grace Egeland, Kue Young, Isaac Harry Sobol, Geraldine Osborne, Laurie H.M. Chan, Eric Dewailly, Hope Weiler, Harriet V. Kuhnlein & Laura Arbour
The Inuit Health Survey represents a cross-sectional study design. Data collection was performed with the assistance of an ice-breaker that is part of the Canadian Coast Guard Ship fleet. The ship visited 18 communities in the Eastern Arctic in 2007, and 4 communities in Inuvialuit, 6 in Nunavut, and 5 in Nunatsiavut in 2008. The research used 4 separate crews: 3 land-based teams and 1 ship-based team. The land teams visited the hamlets prior to...

Registration Year

  • 2012

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  • Collection