Canadian Health Measures Survey (CHMS)
Complete blood count of person, measure
Complete blood count refers to the results of a test that measures several components and features of a person's blood, based on analysis of a blood sample. A major portion of the complete blood count is the measure of the concentration of white blood cells, red blood cells, and platelets in the blood.
Person refers to an individual and is the unit of analysis for most social statistics programs.
The data for this variable are reported using the following measurements:
- Billions per litre
- Grams per litre