The Canadian Institute for Health Information (CIHI)

Dental hygiene is the 6th largest registered health profession in Canada with 28,495 registered dental hygienists working in a variety of settings, with people of all ages, addressing issues related to oral health.

The Canadian Institute for Health Information (CIHI) provides aggregate information by province/territory and year for 27 health occupations in Canada – including dental hygienists. Their publications highlights statistics and demographics as it has changed over time.

Access the CIHI Health Personnel Provincial Profiles from CIHI’s website here:
https://secure.cihi.ca/estore/productSeries.htm?pc=PCC314