Students in grades 6 to 12 who are 16 years old

Table

Unit %

Academic Year 2021-2022 Academic Year 2018-2019 Academic Year 2015-2016
Province
New Brunswick
14.3
14.8
15.3
Health zones
Zone 1 - Moncton and South-East Area
13.6
15.0
15.1
Zone 2 - Fundy Shore and Saint John Area
14.7
14.4
14.9
Zone 3 - Fredericton and River Valley Area
14.3
14.1
15.4
Zone 4 - Madawaska and North-West Area
14.5
15.1
15.1
Zone 5 - Restigouche Area
14.8
15.7
13.4
Zone 6 - Bathurst and Acadian Peninsula Area
14.1
15.9
15.1
Zone 7 - Miramichi Area
15.5
15.1
19.9
Communities
Bathurst, Beresford, Petit-Rocher Area
14.1
14.9
9.4
Bouctouche, Richibucto, Saint-Antoine Area
13.5
15.5
17.5
Campbellton, Atholville, Tide Head Area
15.6
16.9
12.0
Caraquet, Paquetville, Bertrand Area
11.0
15.8
16.3
Dalhousie, Balmoral, Belledune Area
13.6
13.9
14.8
Dieppe and Memramcook
12.6
14.3
14.6
Douglas, Saint Marys, Doaktown Area
15.0
12.7
13.2
Edmundston, Rivière-Verte, Lac Baker Area
13.7
15.1
15.2
Florenceville-Bristol, Woodstock, Wakefield Area
15.2
13.8
19.2
Fredericton
14.7
15.1
14.3
Grand Bay-Westfield, Westfield, Greenwich Area
0.0
0.0
0.0
Grand Falls, Saint-Léonard, Drummond Area
16.3
13.4
14.3
Hillsborough, Riverside-Albert, Alma Area
9.3
15.1
11.0
Kedgwick, Saint-Quentin and Grimmer
13.2
17.3
17.1
Minto, Chipman, Cambridge-Narrows Area
14.5
11.2
14.1
Miramichi, Rogersville, Blackville Area
15.5
15.6
18.3
Moncton
14.2
15.6
15.0
Nackawic, McAdam, Canterbury Area
13.1
13.5
13.2
Neguac, Alnwick, Esgenoopetitj Area
15.0
11.2
35.3
New Maryland, Kingsclear, Lincoln Area
10.2
12.1
15.2
Oromocto, Gagetown, Fredericton Junction Area
13.2
13.4
14.6
Perth-Andover, Plaster Rock, Tobique Area
13.4
11.8
17.6
Quispamsis, Rothesay, Hampton Area
14.7
14.2
13.9
Riverview and Coverdale
16.4
15.3
16.5
Sackville, Dorchester, Port Elgin Area
10.7
12.2
15.7
Saint John, Simonds and Musquash
16.3
15.9
16.3
Salisbury and Petitcodiac
13.1
14.4
14.7
Shediac, Beaubassin East and Cap-Pelé
11.3
14.0
11.8
Shippagan, Lamèque, Inkerman Area
15.1
21.6
19.9
St. George, Grand Manan, Blacks Harbour Area
11.8
15.8
12.3
St. Stephen, Saint Andrews, Campobello Island Area
13.9
12.4
16.9
Sussex, Norton, Sussex Corner Area
13.0
13.4
14.5
Tracadie and Saint-Isidore
15.5
15.1
17.4
School districts
Anglophone East School District
14.3
14.8
15.3
Anglophone North School District
16.0
16.4
16.3
Anglophone South School District
14.7
14.8
15.0
Anglophone West School District
14.5
14.2
15.5
Anglophone sector
14.7
14.8
15.4
District scolaire francophone Nord-Est
13.7
15.3
16.5
District scolaire francophone Nord-Ouest
14.6
15.0
15.5
District scolaire francophone Sud
12.5
14.2
14.2
Francophone sector
13.3
14.7
15.3
Grades
Grades 6 to 8
S
S
S
Grades 9 to 12
24.7
25.2
25.7
Gender
Woman/Girl
14.9
n/a
n/a
Man/Boy
14.0
n/a
n/a
Non-binary
14.4
n/a
n/a
Sex at birth
Female
14.6
15.1
n/a
Male
14.1
14.4
n/a
Race
White
16.2
n/a
n/a
South Asian
16.0
n/a
n/a
Other
12.7
n/a
n/a
Middle Eastern
16.3
n/a
n/a
Latino
16.7
n/a
n/a
East/Southeast Asian
16.2
n/a
n/a
Black
14.8
n/a
n/a
Indigenous identity
Indigenous
13.4
13.6
15.7
Non-Indigenous
15.0
15.3
15.3
Immigrant
Immigrants
17.1
18.0
n/a
Non-immigrants
13.9
14.5
n/a
Special needs
Has a special need
15.8
n/a
n/a
No special need
13.4
n/a
n/a
n/a = Not applicable / not available
S = Data was suppressed due to low respondent counts

About

This indicator is the percentage of students in grades 6 to 12 who are 16 years old.

Source

New Brunswick Health Council, New Brunswick 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