This data set provides pesticide sample analyses results for stream water samples for the province’s Pesticide Monitoring Program.
The sampling includes a total of 9 rivers across PEI, with at least 3 of the rivers being sampled each year.
Stream water samples are collected at least once per year during wet weather sampling conditions.
Department staff collects the samples, which are then sent to a laboratory for analysis.
Results with a " < " represent values below the lab's reporting or quantification limit.
Such results do not confirm the presence nor the absence of a pesticide compound below that level.
Water Quality Guideline or Benchmark Values:
When available, Health Canada Guidance Values were used,
otherwise CCME Canadian Water Quality Guidelines for the Protection of Aquatic Life were used, and otherwise USEPA Aquatic Life Benchmark values were.
An analysis of physician, hospital, and nursing home statistics for Prince Edward Island, from 2009.
The number of practicing physicians is the number of full-time equivalent positions filled by physicians as of December of each year. It does not include locum or out-of-province visiting physicians.The number of funded beds in licensed private nursing homes is as of December of each year.
Prince Edward Home beds – note that from 2009 to 2013, the numbers include convalescent/restorative beds, as well as beds for under 60 year old residents. In 2014 a new Prince Edward Home was constructed.
This Data set provides detailed information about the quality of drinking water. The application provides a summary of the on-going testing of drinking water done by the Prince Edward Island Analytical Laboratories.
The summary results will show values for the following parameters: alkalinity, cadmium, calcium, chloride, chromium, iron, magnesium, manganese, nickel, nitrate, pH, phosphorus, potassium, sodium, and sulfate.
This data set provides an analysis of acute care hospital expenditures for Prince Edward Island, 2010/11 to 2014/15.
Hospital operating account expenditures represents funding provided by Government net of revenue to support Acute and Community Hospitals including lab and diagnostic imaging services, dialysis services and hospital pharmacy services.
The number of In-Province Acute Care beds includes only those located in the seven hospitals. Expenditures include in-patient as well as outpatient expenditures.
Reports the total number of Government of Prince Edward Island employees as of the last pay period processed in December of each year. Classified employees include permanent, probationary and provisional employees. Unclassified employees include casual, temporary, contract and student employees. Unclassified employees reported include the total number of employees paid in the final pay period ending in December.