Students in grades 6 to 12 who are 16 years old

Table

Unit %

Academic Year 2022-2023 Academic Year 2021-2022 Academic Year 2018-2019 Academic Year 2015-2016
Province
New Brunswick
14.3
14.0 - 14.5
14.3
14.8
15.3
Health zones
Zone 1 - Moncton and South-East Area
14.3
13.7 - 14.8
13.6
15.0
15.1
Zone 2 - Fundy Shore and Saint John Area
14.4
13.9 - 15.0
14.7
14.4
14.9
Zone 3 - Fredericton and River Valley Area
13.9
13.3 - 14.4
14.3
14.1
15.4
Zone 4 - Madawaska and North-West Area
13.8
12.7 - 14.9
14.5
15.1
15.1
Zone 5 - Restigouche Area
14.9
13.3 - 16.6
14.8
15.7
13.4
Zone 6 - Bathurst and Acadian Peninsula Area
14.1
13.1 - 15.0
14.1
15.9
15.1
Zone 7 - Miramichi Area
15.6
14.4 - 16.8
15.5
15.1
19.9
Communities
Bathurst, Beresford, Petit-Rocher Area
14.0
12.6 - 15.5
14.1
14.9
9.4
Bouctouche, Richibucto, Saint-Antoine Area
17.0
15.1 - 18.8
13.5
15.5
17.5
Campbellton, Atholville, Tide Head Area
15.1
12.9 - 17.3
15.6
16.9
12.0
Caraquet, Paquetville, Bertrand Area
13.2
10.7 - 15.8
11.0
15.8
16.3
Dalhousie, Balmoral, Belledune Area
14.7
12.2 - 17.2
13.6
13.9
14.8
Dieppe and Memramcook
13.8
12.5 - 15.1
12.6
14.3
14.6
Douglas, Saint Marys, Doaktown Area
12.1
8.7 - 15.6
15.0
12.7
13.2
Edmundston, Rivière-Verte, Lac Baker Area
14.6
13.0 - 16.1
13.7
15.1
15.2
Florenceville-Bristol, Woodstock, Wakefield Area
15.8
14.3 - 17.3
15.2
13.8
19.2
Fredericton
14.0
13.1 - 14.9
14.7
15.1
14.3
Grand Bay-Westfield, Westfield, Greenwich Area
n/a
0.0
0.0
0.0
Grand Falls, Saint-Léonard, Drummond Area
12.8
11.0 - 14.5
16.3
13.4
14.3
Hillsborough, Riverside-Albert, Alma Area
16.4
12.0 - 20.8
9.3
15.1
11.0
Kedgwick, Saint-Quentin and Grimmer
13.1
10.0 - 16.2
13.2
17.3
17.1
Minto, Chipman, Cambridge-Narrows Area
10.7
8.3 - 13.1
14.5
11.2
14.1
Miramichi, Rogersville, Blackville Area
15.6
14.3 - 16.9
15.5
15.6
18.3
Moncton
14.2
13.4 - 14.9
14.2
15.6
15.0
Nackawic, McAdam, Canterbury Area
16.0
13.0 - 19.0
13.1
13.5
13.2
Neguac, Alnwick, Esgenoopetitj Area
15.5
11.9 - 19.2
15.0
11.2
35.3
New Maryland, Kingsclear, Lincoln Area
6.4
4.2 - 8.6
10.2
12.1
15.2
Oromocto, Gagetown, Fredericton Junction Area
12.9
11.5 - 14.3
13.2
13.4
14.6
Perth-Andover, Plaster Rock, Tobique Area
15.9
13.0 - 18.8
13.4
11.8
17.6
Quispamsis, Rothesay, Hampton Area
15.1
14.0 - 16.2
14.7
14.2
13.9
Riverview and Coverdale
13.9
12.3 - 15.5
16.4
15.3
16.5
Sackville, Dorchester, Port Elgin Area
16.0
13.4 - 18.6
10.7
12.2
15.7
Saint John, Simonds and Musquash
15.2
14.3 - 16.1
16.3
15.9
16.3
Salisbury and Petitcodiac
10.1
8.4 - 11.7
13.1
14.4
14.7
Shediac, Beaubassin East and Cap-Pelé
14.6
12.5 - 16.7
11.3
14.0
11.8
Shippagan, Lamèque, Inkerman Area
14.9
12.3 - 17.5
15.1
21.6
19.9
St. George, Grand Manan, Blacks Harbour Area
12.5
10.1 - 14.9
11.8
15.8
12.3
St. Stephen, Saint Andrews, Campobello Island Area
13.7
11.8 - 15.7
13.9
12.4
16.9
Sussex, Norton, Sussex Corner Area
13.7
11.9 - 15.5
13.0
13.4
14.5
Tracadie and Saint-Isidore
14.2
12.2 - 16.1
15.5
15.1
17.4
School districts
Anglophone East School District
14.2
13.5 - 14.9
14.3
14.8
15.3
Anglophone North School District
15.1
14.1 - 16.0
16.0
16.4
16.3
Anglophone South School District
14.5
13.9 - 15.1
14.7
14.8
15.0
Anglophone West School District
14.1
13.6 - 14.7
14.5
14.2
15.5
Anglophone sector
14.4
14.0 - 14.7
14.7
14.8
15.4
District scolaire francophone Nord-Est
14.4
13.5 - 15.4
13.7
15.3
16.5
District scolaire francophone Nord-Ouest
13.8
12.6 - 14.9
14.6
15.0
15.5
District scolaire francophone Sud
13.7
13.0 - 14.5
12.5
14.2
14.2
Francophone sector
13.9
13.4 - 14.5
13.3
14.7
15.3
Grades
Grades 6 to 8
S
S
S
S
Grades 9 to 12
24.3
23.9 - 24.8
24.7
25.2
25.7
Gender
Woman/Girl
14.4
14.0 - 14.9
14.9
n/a
n/a
Man/Boy
14.2
13.8 - 14.6
14.0
n/a
n/a
Non-binary
15.5
14.1 - 16.9
14.4
n/a
n/a
Sex at birth
Female
14.3
13.9 - 14.7
14.6
15.1
n/a
Male
14.2
13.8 - 14.6
14.1
14.4
n/a
Sexual identity
Minority sexual identity
15.3
14.6 - 15.9
14.6
n/a
n/a
Heterosexual
14.8
14.4 - 15.1
15.0
n/a
n/a
LGBTQ2+ Status
LGBTQ2+ person
15.2
14.5 - 15.8
14.5
n/a
n/a
Non LGBTQ2+ person
14.8
14.4 - 15.1
15.0
n/a
n/a
Race
White
15.5
15.1 - 15.8
16.2
n/a
n/a
South Asian
12.8
10.2 - 15.4
16.0
n/a
n/a
Other
11.6
9.8 - 13.4
12.7
n/a
n/a
Middle Eastern
15.5
13.5 - 17.5
16.3
n/a
n/a
Latino
16.7
14.6 - 18.9
16.7
n/a
n/a
East/Southeast Asian
17.0
15.6 - 18.5
16.2
n/a
n/a
Black
14.9
13.5 - 16.2
14.8
n/a
n/a
Indigenous identity
Indigenous
13.7
12.5 - 14.8
13.4
13.6
15.7
Non-Indigenous
15.2
14.9 - 15.6
15.0
15.3
15.3
Food poverty
Food poverty
13.3
12.3 - 14.3
11.9
n/a
n/a
No food poverty
14.2
13.9 - 14.5
14.1
n/a
n/a
Immigrant
Immigrants
16.6
15.7 - 17.4
17.1
18.0
n/a
Non-immigrants
13.9
13.6 - 14.2
13.9
14.5
n/a
Special needs
Has a special need
16.4
15.9 - 16.9
15.8
n/a
n/a
No special need
13.1
12.7 - 13.4
13.4
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 16 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 "16 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_7

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