Students in grades 6 to 12 who are 17 years old

Table

Unit %

Academic Year 2021-2022 Academic Year 2018-2019 Academic Year 2015-2016
Province
New Brunswick
13.4
14.3
14.9
Health zones
Zone 1 - Moncton and South-East Area
12.7
13.8
13.9
Zone 2 - Fundy Shore and Saint John Area
13.8
14.1
14.9
Zone 3 - Fredericton and River Valley Area
13.4
14.3
14.6
Zone 4 - Madawaska and North-West Area
12.9
13.5
15.3
Zone 5 - Restigouche Area
15.8
15.1
15.5
Zone 6 - Bathurst and Acadian Peninsula Area
13.6
15.9
16.1
Zone 7 - Miramichi Area
14.8
15.8
18.1
Communities
Bathurst, Beresford, Petit-Rocher Area
13.4
16.5
12.2
Bouctouche, Richibucto, Saint-Antoine Area
13.0
14.7
15.6
Campbellton, Atholville, Tide Head Area
16.3
16.1
10.3
Caraquet, Paquetville, Bertrand Area
15.2
17.1
18.1
Dalhousie, Balmoral, Belledune Area
15.2
13.5
20.5
Dieppe and Memramcook
12.3
12.5
11.6
Douglas, Saint Marys, Doaktown Area
9.9
12.9
9.9
Edmundston, Rivière-Verte, Lac Baker Area
12.3
14.7
14.5
Florenceville-Bristol, Woodstock, Wakefield Area
16.2
12.8
17.1
Fredericton
13.4
16.3
13.2
Grand Bay-Westfield, Westfield, Greenwich Area
0.0
0.0
0.0
Grand Falls, Saint-Léonard, Drummond Area
12.5
11.1
15.7
Hillsborough, Riverside-Albert, Alma Area
18.7
18.3
14.7
Kedgwick, Saint-Quentin and Grimmer
16.8
10.7
17.1
Minto, Chipman, Cambridge-Narrows Area
11.5
10.3
17.5
Miramichi, Rogersville, Blackville Area
15.1
16.1
17.8
Moncton
12.7
13.4
13.5
Nackawic, McAdam, Canterbury Area
16.2
16.4
15.3
Neguac, Alnwick, Esgenoopetitj Area
12.9
13.1
21.3
New Maryland, Kingsclear, Lincoln Area
12.3
9.8
15.8
Oromocto, Gagetown, Fredericton Junction Area
12.0
12.0
14.6
Perth-Andover, Plaster Rock, Tobique Area
12.2
11.6
14.3
Quispamsis, Rothesay, Hampton Area
13.8
13.1
12.3
Riverview and Coverdale
11.6
13.3
14.1
Sackville, Dorchester, Port Elgin Area
13.1
15.8
19.7
Saint John, Simonds and Musquash
13.8
16.1
16.6
Salisbury and Petitcodiac
13.2
13.2
14.6
Shediac, Beaubassin East and Cap-Pelé
12.9
16.4
12.6
Shippagan, Lamèque, Inkerman Area
13.9
15.6
16.7
St. George, Grand Manan, Blacks Harbour Area
14.1
12.9
13.8
St. Stephen, Saint Andrews, Campobello Island Area
12.9
13.3
16.9
Sussex, Norton, Sussex Corner Area
16.7
13.8
16.0
Tracadie and Saint-Isidore
12.6
14.0
18.7
School districts
Anglophone East School District
13.1
13.7
14.2
Anglophone North School District
15.8
17.0
17.3
Anglophone South School District
13.8
14.5
15.0
Anglophone West School District
13.6
14.5
14.9
Anglophone sector
13.8
14.6
15.1
District scolaire francophone Nord-Est
13.3
14.9
16.1
District scolaire francophone Nord-Ouest
13.0
13.2
15.0
District scolaire francophone Sud
11.8
12.9
12.9
Francophone sector
12.5
13.6
14.5
Grades
Grades 6 to 8
S
0.0
S
Grades 9 to 12
23.2
24.5
24.9
Gender
Woman/Girl
14.3
n/a
n/a
Man/Boy
13.1
n/a
n/a
Non-binary
10.8
n/a
n/a
Sex at birth
Female
13.7
14.6
n/a
Male
13.1
14.1
n/a
Race
White
15.4
n/a
n/a
South Asian
12.4
n/a
n/a
Other
9.9
n/a
n/a
Middle Eastern
13.2
n/a
n/a
Latino
16.5
n/a
n/a
East/Southeast Asian
18.1
n/a
n/a
Black
12.4
n/a
n/a
Indigenous identity
Indigenous
12.2
12.4
17.8
Non-Indigenous
14.1
14.9
14.7
Immigrant
Immigrants
15.8
16.2
n/a
Non-immigrants
13.1
14.2
n/a
Special needs
Has a special need
15.2
n/a
n/a
No special need
12.5
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 17 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 "17 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_8