Year: 2013 Source: Ottawa, ON: Health Canada.Chronic diseases and injuries in Canada, 2013. 195-203. SIEC No: 20130996

Mortality data by occupation are not routinely available in Canada, so we analyzed census-linked data to examine cause-specific mortality rates across groups of occupations ranked by skill level. Mortality gradients by occupational skill level were evident for most causes of death. These results provide detailed cause-specific baseline indicators not previously available for Canada