Figure 7.4.24. Hospitalizations for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), by age group
Age-specific rate per 100,000 population, Middlesex-London, 2018
Source:Discharge Abstract Database (DAD), Date Extracted: Sep 17, 2019, Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care, IntelliHEALTH Ontario; Population Estimates, Date Extracted: Sep 30, 2019, Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care, IntelliHEALTH Ontario.
When comparing across age groups in Middlesex-London in 2018, hospitalization rates for COPD increased with age and were highest among those age 75 years and older.