Kamloops Centre North
Community Health Service Area
Health Profile (Version 1.0)
1431 Kamloops Centre North
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.
Kamloops Centre North (CHSA 1431) is 250 km² in size and is located in the south central interior of British Columbia. It contains the portion of Kamloops north of the Thompson River and the First Nations community of Kamloops (Tk'eml�ps). Geographical features include the North Thompson River and Louis Lake. It is home to the Kamloops Airport.