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Published by Statistics Canada in Ottawa .
Written in English



  • Canada,
  • Canada.


  • Hearing impaired -- Canada -- Statistics.,
  • Deaf -- Canada -- Statistics.,
  • Health surveys -- Canada.

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Edition Notes

Other titlesDéficience auditive au Canada.
Statementprepared by Jerome D. Schein.
SeriesSpecial topic series from the Health and Activity Limitation Survey,, 5
ContributionsHealth and Activity Limitation Survey (Canada), Post-Censal Surveys Program (Canada)
LC ClassificationsHV2576 .S34 1992
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (various pagings) :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1473587M
ISBN 100660548690
LC Control Number93137199

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