Report 1 figures and tables: Economic Burden of Illness in Canada, 2005–2008

Report 1: EBIC Hospital Care Expenditures, 2004-2008

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Table 4: Hospital Care Expenditures by Diagnostic Category, Canada, 2004-2008
($'000,000 Current Dollars)
Diagnostic Category  2008 Cost % of 2008 Cost  2007 Cost % of 2007 Cost  2006 Cost % of 2006 Cost  2005 Cost % of 2005 Cost  2004 Cost % of 2004 Cost
Footnotes:
1Unattributable hospital care expenditures were calculated by subtracting EBIC total hospital care expenditures from NHEX total hospital expenditures.
2Annual total hospital care expenditures were obtained from CIHI’s National Health Expenditure Trends, 1975 to 2012 (5).
Note: Any discrepancies may be due to rounding.
Certain Infectious and Parasitic Diseases 871.1 1.8 784.8 1.7 658.6 1.5 565.6 1.4 488.4 1.3
Respiratory Infections 958.9 2.0 868.3 1.9 821.8 1.9 764.9 1.9 739.9 1.9
Maternal Conditions 1,382.7 2.8 1,343.1 2.9 1,211.5 2.8 1,112.5 2.7 1,034.8 2.7
Perinatal Conditions 928.6 1.9 853.2 1.9 808.7 1.9 666.5 1.6 557.1 1.4
Nutritional Deficiencies 108.7 0.2 95.5 0.2 92.9 0.2 82.1 0.2 80.0 0.2
Malignant Neoplasms 2,329.4 4.7 2,254.6 4.9 2,071.3 4.8 1,959.9 4.8 1,822.3 4.7
Other Neoplasms 431.3 0.9 404.9 0.9 373.3 0.9 353.3 0.9 341.1 0.9
Diabetes Mellitus 492.7 1.0 490.7 1.1 464.8 1.1 381.7 0.9 341.4 0.9
Endocrine Disorders 423.4 0.9 403.2 0.9 368.3 0.9 355.2 0.9 324.4 0.8
Neuropsychiatric Conditions 5,520.3 11.2 5,056.2 11.1 4,893.0 11.3 4,456.4 11.0 4,159.4 10.8
Sense Organ Diseases 520.3 1.1 508.8 1.1 465.8 1.1 430.8 1.1 373.8 1.0
Cardiovascular Diseases 5,068.0 10.3 4,714.9 10.3 4,380.8 10.1 4,172.7 10.3 3,864.9 10.0
Respiratory Diseases 1,818.5 3.7 1,650.0 3.6 1,569.8 3.6 1,466.9 3.6 1,326.6 3.4
Digestive Diseases 2,839.4 5.8 2,659.9 5.8 2,445.4 5.7 2,234.1 5.5 2,059.6 5.3
Genitourinary Diseases 1,499.2 3.1 1,383.5 3.0 1,257.5 2.9 1,183.3 2.9 1,066.9 2.8
Skin Diseases 410.3 0.8 391.8 0.9 339.3 0.8 314.8 0.8 272.8 0.7
Musculoskeletal Diseases 1,795.9 3.7 1,698.7 3.7 1,563.1 3.6 1,442.9 3.6 1,252.2 3.3
Congenital Anomalies 302.9 0.6 285.5 0.6 272.9 0.6 254.5 0.6 264.3 0.7
Oral Conditions 153.6 0.3 147.0 0.3 136.3 0.3 130.0 0.3 121.8 0.3
Injuries 3,395.8 6.9 3,152.8 6.9 2,877.1 6.7 2,650.7 6.5 2,408.1 6.3
Symptoms, Signs and Ill-Defined Conditions 2,131.7 4.3 2,059.7 4.5 1,830.4 4.2 1,711.4 4.2 1,483.0 3.8
Factors Influencing Health and Contact with Health Services 5,543.4 11.3 5,376.6 11.8 4,750.3 11.0 4,382.1 10.8 3,687.9 9.6
Total EBIC Hospital Care Expenditures 38,926.1 79.2 36,583.7 80.0 33,653.0 77.9 31,072.4 76.5 28,070.7 72.9
Unattributable Hospital Care ExpendituresTable 4 - Footnote 1 10,196.4 20.8 9,146.2 20.0 9,537.4 22.1 9,539.4 23.5 10,459.1 27.1
Total Hospital Care ExpendituresTable 4 - Footnote 2 49,122.5 100.0 45,729.9 100.0 43,190.4 100.0 40,611.8 100.0 38,529.8 100.0

Table 5: Hospital Care Expenditures by Diagnostic Category and Sex, Canada, 2008
($'000,000 Current Dollars)
Diagnostic Category 2008 Male Cost % of Total Cost 2008 Female Cost % of Total Cost Total Cost
Notes: Hospital care expenditures by sex can be determined only for attributable EBIC hospital care expenditures.
Any discrepancies may be due to rounding.
Certain Infectious and Parasitic Diseases 437.6 50.2 433.4 49.8 871.1
Respiratory Infections 483.6 50.4 475.3 49.6 958.9
Maternal Conditions 1,382.7 100.0 1,382.7
Perinatal Conditions 517.3 55.7 411.3 44.3 928.6
Nutritional Deficiencies 45.8 42.2 62.9 57.8 108.7
Malignant Neoplasms 1,235.9 53.1 1,093.4 46.9 2,329.4
Other Neoplasms 156.3 36.2 275.0 63.8 431.3
Diabetes Mellitus 267.4 54.3 225.4 45.7 492.7
Endocrine Disorders 173.4 41.0 250.0 59.0 423.4
Neuropsychiatric Conditions 2,889.1 52.3 2,631.2 47.7 5,520.3
Sense Organ Diseases 228.7 44.0 291.6 56.0 520.3
Cardiovascular Diseases 2,933.4 57.9 2,134.7 42.1 5,068.0
Respiratory Diseases 964.5 53.0 854.0 47.0 1,818.5
Digestive Diseases 1,396.7 49.2 1,442.7 50.8 2,839.4
Genitourinary Diseases 593.7 39.6 905.6 60.4 1,499.2
Skin Diseases 223.5 54.5 186.8 45.5 410.3
Musculoskeletal Diseases 807.1 44.9 988.8 55.1 1,795.9
Congenital Anomalies 164.0 54.1 138.9 45.9 302.9
Oral Conditions 76.2 49.6 77.4 50.4 153.6
Injuries 1,722.5 50.7 1,673.3 49.3 3,395.8
Symptoms, Signs and Ill-Defined Conditions 957.7 44.9 1,174.0 55.1 2,131.7
Factors Influencing Health and Contact with Health Services 2,697.7 48.7 2,845.7 51.3 5,543.4
Total EBIC Hospital Care Expenditures 18,972.2 48.7 19,953.9 51.3 38,926.1

Figure 14: Hospital Care Expenditures by Age Group, Canada, 2008

Figure 14

Note: Any discrepancies may be due to rounding.

Text Equivalent - Figure 14
Age Group Hospital Care Expenditures (in billions) Percentage of Total Hospital Care Expenditures
0-14 years 3.2 8.1
15-34 years 4.8 12.4
35-54 years 7.5 19.2
55-64 years 5.6 14.4
65-74 years 6.4 16.4
75+ years 11.4 29.4

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Figure 15: Hospital Care Expenditure Distribution by Diagnostic Category and Age Group, Canada, 2008

Figure 15

Notes: Individuals aged 0-14 years have an attributable cost of 0.6% for cardiovascular diseases; this numeric value is represented but not displayed in the figure.  'Other diagnostic categories' include the costs from all other EBIC diagnostic categories not individually displayed in the figure. Any discrepancies may be due to rounding.

Text Equivalent - Figure 15
Diagnostic Category Percentage of Costs Attributed to Age Group 0-14 years Percentage of Costs Attributed to Age Group 15-34 years Percentage of Costs Attributed to Age Group 35-54 years Percentage of Costs Attributed to Age Group 55-64 years Percentage of Costs Attributed to Age Group 65-74 years Percentage of Costs Attributed to Age Group 75+ years
Neuropsychiatric Conditions
($5.5 billion)
2.1 22.5 31.1 12.8 10.8 20.7
Cardiovascular Diseases
($5.0 billion)
0.6 1.6 12.3 17.1 23.7 44.7
Injuries
($3.4 billion)
7.4 17.1 19.3 11.7 12.7 31.8
Digestive Diseases
($2.8 billion)
5.1 11.1 24.3 17.4 17.1 25.1
Malignant Neoplasms
($2.3 billion)
2.7 3.3 15.9 20.7 26.1 31.3
Other Diagnostic Categories
($19.8 billion)
13.0 12.9 17.4 13.4 15.5 27.9
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