Citizens without a primary care provider who consulted with a pharmacist the last time they needed medical care in the last 12 months

Table

Unit %

Year 2022
Province
New Brunswick
41.3
37.0 - 45.5
Health zones
Zone 1 - Moncton and South-East Area
31.2
22.9 - 39.4
Zone 2 - Fundy Shore and Saint John Area
37.3
27.5 - 47.1
Zone 3 - Fredericton and River Valley Area
48.8
40.3 - 57.3
Zone 4 - Madawaska and North-West Area
40.3
29.6 - 51.0
Zone 5 - Restigouche Area
36.5
26.1 - 46.9
Zone 6 - Bathurst and Acadian Peninsula Area
52.5
39.2 - 65.8
Zone 7 - Miramichi Area
S
Age
18-64
37.9
33.0 - 42.8
65 and over
56.9
51.0 - 62.8
Gender
Female
46.5
41.1 - 51.9
Male
37.4
31.2 - 43.5
Sexual identity
Minority sexual identity
S
Heterosexual
41.2
36.7 - 45.7
Indigenous identity
Indigenous
S
Non-Indigenous
42.0
37.6 - 46.4
Immigrant
Immigrants
28.1
16.7 - 39.6
Non-immigrants
43.7
39.1 - 48.2
Education level
High school or less
42.7
35.0 - 50.5
Postsecondary
40.8
35.7 - 45.9
Household income
Less than $25,000
48.8
37.8 - 59.7
$25,000 to less than $60,000
35.9
29.3 - 42.5
$60,000 or more
43.5
36.8 - 50.3
Persons with a disability
Without disability
35.8
30.9 - 40.6
With disability
55.2
47.3 - 63.0
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 without a primary care provider who consulted with a pharmacist the last time they needed medical care in the last 12 months.

Source

New Brunswick Health Council, Primary Health Survey and Primary Care Survey

Calculations

This indicator is based on respondents who do not have a family doctor or a nurse practitioner. 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: In the last 12 months, thinking of the last time you needed medical care, did you use any of the following services? f) Consultation with a pharmacist

Unit

%

NBHC code

PC_NODPY_1

Charts

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