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Unmet health needs and discrimination by healthcare providers among an Indigenous population in Toronto, Canada

Kitching, George Tjensvoll; Firestone, Michelle; Schei, Berit; Wolfe, Sara; Bourgeois, Cheryllee; O'Campo, Patricia; Rotondi, Michael; Nisenbaum, Rosane; Maddox, Raglan; Smylie, Janet


Objectives: Inequalities between Indigenous and non-Indigenous peoples in Canada persist. Despite the growth of Indigenous populations in urban settings, information on their health is scarce. The objective of this study is to assess the association between experience of discrimination by healthcare providers and having unmet health needs within the Indigenous population of Toronto. Methods: The Our Health Counts Toronto (OHCT) database was generated using respondent-driven sampling (RDS) to...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2020
Type: Journal article
Source: Canadian Journal of Public Health
DOI: 10.17269/s41997-019-00242-z
Access Rights: Open Access


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