Students in grades 6 to 12 who are 15 years old

Table

Unit %

Academic Year 2022-2023 Academic Year 2021-2022 Academic Year 2018-2019 Academic Year 2015-2016
Province
New Brunswick
14.5
14.3 - 14.8
14.1
14.4
14.3
Health zones
Zone 1 - Moncton and South-East Area
15.0
14.5 - 15.5
14.1
14.6
14.0
Zone 2 - Fundy Shore and Saint John Area
15.1
14.5 - 15.6
14.2
14.2
14.5
Zone 3 - Fredericton and River Valley Area
13.6
13.0 - 14.2
13.9
14.4
14.2
Zone 4 - Madawaska and North-West Area
13.7
12.6 - 14.8
13.6
14.1
14.1
Zone 5 - Restigouche Area
14.1
12.5 - 15.7
14.8
16.8
15.0
Zone 6 - Bathurst and Acadian Peninsula Area
14.6
13.6 - 15.6
14.0
13.8
14.3
Zone 7 - Miramichi Area
14.6
13.4 - 15.7
15.6
14.3
15.6
Communities
Bathurst, Beresford, Petit-Rocher Area
15.1
13.6 - 16.5
13.5
14.3
8.9
Bouctouche, Richibucto, Saint-Antoine Area
15.8
14.1 - 17.5
15.6
16.0
14.8
Campbellton, Atholville, Tide Head Area
14.7
12.7 - 16.8
14.9
17.4
12.7
Caraquet, Paquetville, Bertrand Area
13.8
11.2 - 16.4
14.3
11.3
15.3
Dalhousie, Balmoral, Belledune Area
13.3
10.8 - 15.8
14.6
15.9
17.1
Dieppe and Memramcook
14.5
13.2 - 15.8
13.8
13.7
12.7
Douglas, Saint Marys, Doaktown Area
10.6
7.5 - 13.7
12.9
13.8
13.0
Edmundston, Rivière-Verte, Lac Baker Area
13.8
12.4 - 15.3
13.6
14.6
14.4
Florenceville-Bristol, Woodstock, Wakefield Area
13.3
11.9 - 14.7
15.7
13.8
15.1
Fredericton
14.4
13.6 - 15.3
13.6
15.1
13.3
Grand Bay-Westfield, Westfield, Greenwich Area
n/a
0.0
S
0.0
Grand Falls, Saint-Léonard, Drummond Area
13.7
11.9 - 15.5
13.4
11.4
13.9
Hillsborough, Riverside-Albert, Alma Area
15.4
11.2 - 19.6
13.5
13.8
13.3
Kedgwick, Saint-Quentin and Grimmer
13.1
10.2 - 16.0
14.3
14.7
14.0
Minto, Chipman, Cambridge-Narrows Area
13.2
10.5 - 16.0
11.2
9.3
13.7
Miramichi, Rogersville, Blackville Area
14.8
13.5 - 16.0
15.6
14.3
16.2
Moncton
14.9
14.1 - 15.6
14.5
14.6
15.0
Nackawic, McAdam, Canterbury Area
14.8
12.0 - 17.6
16.5
14.4
16.0
Neguac, Alnwick, Esgenoopetitj Area
12.8
9.4 - 16.2
15.8
13.9
10.3
New Maryland, Kingsclear, Lincoln Area
8.4
6.1 - 10.7
10.0
13.7
15.5
Oromocto, Gagetown, Fredericton Junction Area
12.9
11.5 - 14.2
13.8
13.8
14.1
Perth-Andover, Plaster Rock, Tobique Area
13.4
10.8 - 16.0
14.8
18.1
15.6
Quispamsis, Rothesay, Hampton Area
14.7
13.6 - 15.7
15.0
13.7
12.3
Riverview and Coverdale
14.3
12.7 - 15.9
13.0
15.8
15.1
Sackville, Dorchester, Port Elgin Area
16.8
14.1 - 19.5
14.7
15.2
13.4
Saint John, Simonds and Musquash
16.1
15.2 - 16.9
15.1
15.2
16.5
Salisbury and Petitcodiac
15.4
13.4 - 17.4
10.7
12.7
14.0
Shediac, Beaubassin East and Cap-Pelé
15.0
13.0 - 17.0
13.4
13.0
9.5
Shippagan, Lamèque, Inkerman Area
15.0
12.6 - 17.5
15.6
13.2
17.0
St. George, Grand Manan, Blacks Harbour Area
14.8
12.0 - 17.5
11.9
16.8
14.2
St. Stephen, Saint Andrews, Campobello Island Area
15.1
13.1 - 17.1
13.5
16.3
13.8
Sussex, Norton, Sussex Corner Area
14.4
12.6 - 16.1
13.4
12.0
15.1
Tracadie and Saint-Isidore
14.0
11.9 - 16.2
14.0
14.6
17.6
School districts
Anglophone East School District
14.9
14.2 - 15.6
13.7
14.5
14.9
Anglophone North School District
16.2
15.2 - 17.2
15.1
15.6
14.1
Anglophone South School District
15.3
14.7 - 15.9
14.2
14.4
14.6
Anglophone West School District
13.9
13.3 - 14.5
14.0
14.5
14.3
Anglophone sector
14.9
14.5 - 15.2
14.1
14.6
14.5
District scolaire francophone Nord-Est
14.0
13.1 - 15.0
14.1
14.0
15.1
District scolaire francophone Nord-Ouest
13.7
12.5 - 14.8
13.7
14.3
13.9
District scolaire francophone Sud
13.5
12.8 - 14.3
14.4
13.6
13.0
Francophone sector
13.7
13.2 - 14.2
14.2
13.9
13.9
Grades
Grades 6 to 8
S
0.1
0.3
0.3
Grades 9 to 12
24.8
24.3 - 25.2
24.4
24.4
23.8
Gender
Woman/Girl
15.0
14.6 - 15.4
14.1
n/a
n/a
Man/Boy
14.5
14.1 - 15.0
14.4
n/a
n/a
Non-binary
13.1
11.9 - 14.4
14.2
n/a
n/a
Sex at birth
Female
14.7
14.3 - 15.1
14.0
14.8
n/a
Male
14.4
14.0 - 14.8
14.3
14.0
n/a
Sexual identity
Minority sexual identity
13.8
13.2 - 14.4
13.9
n/a
n/a
Heterosexual
15.5
15.2 - 15.8
14.9
n/a
n/a
LGBTQ2+ Status
LGBTQ2+ person
13.7
13.1 - 14.3
13.8
n/a
n/a
Non LGBTQ2+ person
15.5
15.2 - 15.9
15.0
n/a
n/a
Race
White
15.6
15.3 - 15.9
15.4
n/a
n/a
South Asian
11.7
9.3 - 14.1
12.3
n/a
n/a
Other
10.7
8.9 - 12.4
11.2
n/a
n/a
Middle Eastern
15.0
13.0 - 16.9
13.4
n/a
n/a
Latino
18.3
16.1 - 20.6
17.0
n/a
n/a
East/Southeast Asian
15.6
14.2 - 17.0
15.5
n/a
n/a
Black
14.4
13.1 - 15.7
14.2
n/a
n/a
Indigenous identity
Indigenous
16.4
15.2 - 17.7
13.9
13.9
14.6
Non-Indigenous
15.1
14.8 - 15.4
14.6
14.6
14.3
Food poverty
Food poverty
14.2
13.2 - 15.2
12.4
n/a
n/a
No food poverty
14.5
14.2 - 14.8
14.3
n/a
n/a
Immigrant
Immigrants
15.5
14.6 - 16.3
14.4
14.7
n/a
Non-immigrants
14.4
14.1 - 14.7
14.1
14.4
n/a
Special needs
Has a special need
15.5
15.0 - 16.0
15.2
n/a
n/a
No special need
14.0
13.7 - 14.4
13.6
n/a
n/a
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 students in grades 6 to 12 who are 15 years old.

Source

New Brunswick Health Council, Student Wellness Survey - Grades 6-12

Calculations

This indicator is calculated by dividing the number of respondents who answered "15 years" by the number of respondents who answered "10 years or younger, 11 years, 12 years, 13 years, 14 years, 15 years, 16 years, 17 years, 18 years or 19 years or older" to the question: How old are you today?

Notes

Users are advised to exercise caution if comparing data from the community of Grand Bay-Westfield, Westfield, Greenwich Area to other New Brunswick communities. The data for the community of Grand Bay-Westfield, Westfield, Greenwich Area is based on students in grades 6 to 8, while data from the other communities are based on students in grades 6 to 12. Survey results are assigned to communities based on the location of the school. The community of Grand Bay-Westfield, Westfield, Greenwich Area does not have any schools with grades 9 to 12.

Unit

%

NBHC code

SH_AGE01_6

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