Odds Of Reporting Excellent or Very Good Health Controlling for Multiple Health-Promoting Practices,1 Multiple Health Risk Factors2 and Other Selected Demographic Factors. Source: Statistics Canada, CCHS, 2000–2001.
1Multiple health promoting practices is defined as having two or more of the following health promoting behaviours: being physically active, consulting an alternative health care provider, doing something in previous 12 months to improve health, consuming fruits and vegetables more than 5 times/serving per day.
2Multiple health risk is defined as having two or more of the following health risk factors: smoking, using pain relievers, binge drinking, being physically inactive, consuming fruits and vegetables fewer than 5 times/serving per day.
* All results were from Statistics Canada bootstrap program