Quesnel City Centre
Community Health Service Area
Health Profile (Version 1.0)
5211 Quesnel City Centre
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.
Quesnel City Centre (CHSA 5211) is 40 km² in size and encompassing the city of Quesnel located in central British Columbia on the Fraser Plateau. Major establishments include College of New Caledonia, Quesnel Regional Airport, and G. R. Baker Memorial Hospital. Geographical features include the Fraser River, Quesnel River, and West Fraser Timber Park.