Citizens receiving home care services from a home support worker who reported that they received the following services in the last 2 months: Respite care (relief to family caregivers who help them)

Table

Unit %

Year 2021 Year 2018 Year 2015 Year 2012
Province
New Brunswick
19.8
18.5 - 21.0
22.9
21.6 - 24.2
22.7
21.4 - 24.0
41.6
39.7 - 43.5
Health zones
Zone 1 - Moncton and South-East Area
17.5
14.9 - 20.2
22.7
19.8 - 25.6
22.6
19.5 - 25.7
39.4
35.2 - 43.6
Zone 2 - Fundy Shore and Saint John Area
19.5
16.8 - 22.1
24.4
21.7 - 27.2
23.9
21.0 - 26.8
38.5
34.4 - 42.6
Zone 3 - Fredericton and River Valley Area
19.0
16.3 - 21.7
25.4
22.3 - 28.4
27.5
24.3 - 30.8
45.2
41.2 - 49.3
Zone 4 - Madawaska and North-West Area
15.8
12.2 - 19.4
16.0
12.3 - 19.7
11.8
8.5 - 15.1
32.4
26.6 - 38.2
Zone 5 - Restigouche Area
21.4
16.4 - 26.3
24.0
18.5 - 29.5
23.3
18.1 - 28.4
46.5
38.5 - 54.4
Zone 6 - Bathurst and Acadian Peninsula Area
22.4
19.0 - 25.8
17.7
14.6 - 20.7
18.6
15.2 - 22.0
40.3
34.7 - 45.9
Zone 7 - Miramichi Area
27.0
22.4 - 31.6
29.1
24.5 - 33.8
26.9
22.4 - 31.4
54.6
47.9 - 61.3
Communities
Bathurst, Beresford, Petit-Rocher Area
21.2
16.2 - 26.2
11.7
7.7 - 15.7
16.3
11.6 - 21.1
40.5
32.6 - 48.4
Bouctouche, Richibucto, Saint-Antoine Area
17.9
12.1 - 23.7
17.4
10.7 - 24.1
26.8
18.9 - 34.6
44.2
33.5 - 54.9
Campbellton, Atholville, Tide Head Area
27.4
19.2 - 35.6
25.8
17.5 - 34.1
20.2
12.7 - 27.8
43.9
32.1 - 55.8
Caraquet, Paquetville, Bertrand Area
21.1
12.8 - 29.4
16.4
8.2 - 24.6
28.2
18.3 - 38.0
41.6
27.3 - 55.9
Dalhousie, Balmoral, Belledune Area
16.7
10.6 - 22.7
22.5
15.1 - 29.8
25.6
18.5 - 32.6
48.6
37.7 - 59.5
Dieppe and Memramcook
15.2
5.8 - 24.5
15.9
7.2 - 24.7
29.2
16.9 - 41.4
S
Douglas, Saint Marys, Doaktown Area
22.0
14.1 - 29.9
26.0
17.5 - 34.4
27.6
18.6 - 36.6
35.8
24.5 - 47.2
Edmundston, Rivière-Verte, Lac Baker Area
13.2
8.4 - 17.9
16.3
11.3 - 21.3
12.7
8.0 - 17.4
35.4
27.5 - 43.3
Florenceville-Bristol, Woodstock, Wakefield Area
21.7
15.4 - 28.0
26.0
19.4 - 32.6
27.8
21.1 - 34.4
48.3
39.1 - 57.5
Fredericton
12.9
8.6 - 17.2
24.4
18.1 - 30.7
24.3
17.3 - 31.3
43.9
34.6 - 53.2
Grand Bay-Westfield, Westfield, Greenwich Area
S
S
S
S
Grand Falls, Saint-Léonard, Drummond Area
20.7
14.4 - 27.0
13.0
7.3 - 18.7
11.7
6.5 - 17.0
29.9
20.6 - 39.2
Hillsborough, Riverside-Albert, Alma Area
S
S
S
S
Kedgwick, Saint-Quentin and Grimmer
S
S
S
S
Minto, Chipman, Cambridge-Narrows Area
18.9
10.5 - 27.4
26.5
16.2 - 36.7
24.4
14.0 - 34.8
44.5
31.5 - 57.6
Miramichi, Rogersville, Blackville Area
25.1
19.9 - 30.4
27.6
22.5 - 32.7
30.4
24.6 - 36.1
53.3
45.2 - 61.4
Moncton
14.3
10.2 - 18.4
20.6
15.9 - 25.2
20.2
15.3 - 25.2
38.3
31.4 - 45.2
Nackawic, McAdam, Canterbury Area
18.6
9.3 - 27.9
37.1
22.9 - 51.3
33.5
21.5 - 45.4
41.8
27.9 - 55.7
Neguac, Alnwick, Esgenoopetitj Area
33.9
24.0 - 43.9
36.2
24.9 - 47.5
20.0
13.0 - 27.0
57.6
45.3 - 69.8
New Maryland, Kingsclear, Lincoln Area
S
S
S
S
Oromocto, Gagetown, Fredericton Junction Area
S
S
S
S
Perth-Andover, Plaster Rock, Tobique Area
10.9
4.5 - 17.3
25.5
17.8 - 33.2
28.1
20.1 - 36.2
38.5
27.7 - 49.3
Quispamsis, Rothesay, Hampton Area
28.1
19.0 - 37.2
32.2
23.3 - 41.2
28.0
19.0 - 37.0
33.9
22.2 - 45.6
Riverview and Coverdale
29.6
20.4 - 38.7
28.8
17.6 - 40.0
19.8
8.7 - 30.8
41.1
26.8 - 55.4
Sackville, Dorchester, Port Elgin Area
S
S
S
S
Saint John, Simonds and Musquash
20.2
16.1 - 24.2
22.4
18.4 - 26.4
26.3
21.8 - 30.7
35.0
28.9 - 41.0
Salisbury and Petitcodiac
S
S
S
S
Shediac, Beaubassin East and Cap-Pelé
18.5
10.4 - 26.6
29.5
22.2 - 36.7
15.1
7.9 - 22.3
48.0
35.6 - 60.3
Shippagan, Lamèque, Inkerman Area
26.1
16.5 - 35.7
22.7
14.2 - 31.2
15.4
7.9 - 22.9
41.7
27.7 - 55.8
St. George, Grand Manan, Blacks Harbour Area
17.6
8.9 - 26.3
27.8
18.1 - 37.6
S
31.1
19.1 - 43.1
St. Stephen, Saint Andrews, Campobello Island Area
11.7
5.2 - 18.2
12.6
6.0 - 19.1
18.6
10.0 - 27.2
38.1
25.3 - 50.9
Sussex, Norton, Sussex Corner Area
13.8
8.5 - 19.1
29.0
22.2 - 35.8
23.8
17.3 - 30.3
48.6
38.6 - 58.6
Tracadie and Saint-Isidore
23.0
15.8 - 30.2
24.1
17.7 - 30.5
19.4
11.0 - 27.8
36.4
21.7 - 51.1
Age
18-64
21.9
19.1 - 24.6
19.3
17.0 - 21.7
21.2
18.7 - 23.7
38.4
35.0 - 41.8
65 and over
19.0
17.6 - 20.3
24.6
23.1 - 26.1
23.4
21.9 - 25.0
42.5
40.2 - 44.8
Gender
Woman/Girl
18.2
16.8 - 19.6
21.4
19.9 - 22.9
22.7
21.1 - 24.2
40.8
38.5 - 43.0
Man/Boy
23.0
20.5 - 25.4
26.1
23.6 - 28.5
22.8
20.2 - 25.3
43.7
40.1 - 47.4
Language
Preferred language of service: English
20.2
18.7 - 21.7
24.5
22.9 - 26.1
23.3
21.8 - 24.8
43.4
41.1 - 45.6
Preferred language of service: French
19.3
17.0 - 21.7
19.7
17.2 - 22.1
19.0
15.8 - 22.3
37.4
33.8 - 41.0
Indigenous identity
Indigenous
S
22.1
10.9 - 33.3
19.9
9.2 - 30.7
40.6
30.5 - 50.8
Non-Indigenous
20.3
19.0 - 21.6
23.6
22.2 - 24.9
22.8
21.5 - 24.2
41.7
39.7 - 43.6
Education level
High school or less
20.2
18.7 - 21.7
22.9
21.4 - 24.4
22.5
21.0 - 24.0
41.9
39.8 - 44.1
Postsecondary
18.7
16.0 - 21.3
24.7
21.6 - 27.8
23.8
20.2 - 27.3
35.1
30.9 - 39.4
Household income
Less than $25,000
17.1
15.6 - 18.5
19.2
17.7 - 20.7
19.8
18.3 - 21.3
38.4
36.1 - 40.6
$25,000 to less than $60,000
28.5
24.9 - 32.2
36.2
32.2 - 40.2
34.4
29.8 - 39.0
50.2
45.3 - 55.2
$60,000 or more
S
S
S
63.7
51.7 - 75.7
n/a = Not applicable / not available
S = Data suppressed due to confidentiality requirements and/or small sample size

About

This indicator is the percentage of citizens receiving home care services from a home support worker who reported that they received the following services in the last 2 months: respite care (relief to family caregivers who help them).

Source

New Brunswick Health Council, Home Care Survey

Calculations

This indicator is calculated by dividing the number of respondents who answered "yes" by the number of respondents who answered "yes or no" to the question: Have you received any of the following services from a home support worker in the last 2 months? Please check all that apply: Relief to family, friends or volunteers who help you with your home care

Notes

The 2021 edition of the Home Care Survey was conducted during the COVID-19 pandemic. While the pandemic did not influence the survey’s response rate, users are advised to use the survey data with caution, especially when creating estimates for small sub-populations or when comparing it to other editions of the survey.

Unit

%

NBHC code

HS_STFRF_1

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