Community Health Service Area
Health Profile (Version 1.0)

4119 Esquimalt

Community Health Service Areas (CHSAs) in British Columbia (B.C.) are administrative bounds nested within Local Health Areas (LHAs) as defined by the B.C. Ministry of Health. This CHSA health profile contains information about the community’s demographics, socio-economic and health/disease status as represented through various community health indicators. The purpose of CHSA health profiles is to help B.C.’s primary care network partners, public health professionals and community organizations better understand the health needs of a specific community and to provide evidence for service provisioning and prevention strategies.

Esquimalt (CHSA 4119) is 8 km² in size and is located west of the city of Victoria, on southern Vancouver Island. It is comprised of the Township of Esquimalt, Esquimalt Village, Rock Heights, Saxe Point, and the First Nations communities of Esquimalt and Songhees First Nation. Geographical features include the Esquimalt Harbour. Major establishments include the Canadian Forces Base Esquimalt.[1]

Provided by Health Sector Information, Analysis, and Reporting Division, B.C. Ministry of Health

Health Authority:

4 Vancouver Island

Health Service Delivery Area:

41 South Vancouver Island

Local Health Area:

411 Greater Victoria

Community Health Service Area:

4119 Esquimalt

Primary Care Network community: