Students in grades 6 to 12 who are 17 years old

Table

Unit %

Academic Year 2022-2023 Academic Year 2021-2022 Academic Year 2018-2019 Academic Year 2015-2016
Province
New Brunswick
12.9
12.6 - 13.2
13.4
14.3
14.9
Health zones
Zone 1 - Moncton and South-East Area
11.9
11.5 - 12.4
12.7
13.8
13.9
Zone 2 - Fundy Shore and Saint John Area
13.5
12.9 - 14.1
13.8
14.1
14.9
Zone 3 - Fredericton and River Valley Area
13.1
12.4 - 13.7
13.4
14.3
14.6
Zone 4 - Madawaska and North-West Area
13.5
12.3 - 14.6
12.9
13.5
15.3
Zone 5 - Restigouche Area
14.0
12.2 - 15.9
15.8
15.1
15.5
Zone 6 - Bathurst and Acadian Peninsula Area
13.0
12.0 - 14.1
13.6
15.9
16.1
Zone 7 - Miramichi Area
14.1
12.9 - 15.4
14.8
15.8
18.1
Communities
Bathurst, Beresford, Petit-Rocher Area
14.5
12.8 - 16.1
13.4
16.5
12.2
Bouctouche, Richibucto, Saint-Antoine Area
12.2
10.6 - 13.9
13.0
14.7
15.6
Campbellton, Atholville, Tide Head Area
14.8
12.2 - 17.3
16.3
16.1
10.3
Caraquet, Paquetville, Bertrand Area
12.0
9.4 - 14.6
15.2
17.1
18.1
Dalhousie, Balmoral, Belledune Area
13.1
10.5 - 15.6
15.2
13.5
20.5
Dieppe and Memramcook
12.3
10.8 - 13.7
12.3
12.5
11.6
Douglas, Saint Marys, Doaktown Area
12.9
9.3 - 16.5
9.9
12.9
9.9
Edmundston, Rivière-Verte, Lac Baker Area
13.7
12.0 - 15.3
12.3
14.7
14.5
Florenceville-Bristol, Woodstock, Wakefield Area
12.2
10.7 - 13.6
16.2
12.8
17.1
Fredericton
14.2
13.1 - 15.2
13.4
16.3
13.2
Grand Bay-Westfield, Westfield, Greenwich Area
n/a
0.0
0.0
0.0
Grand Falls, Saint-Léonard, Drummond Area
13.1
11.3 - 14.9
12.5
11.1
15.7
Hillsborough, Riverside-Albert, Alma Area
9.3
6.0 - 12.7
18.7
18.3
14.7
Kedgwick, Saint-Quentin and Grimmer
13.6
10.2 - 16.9
16.8
10.7
17.1
Minto, Chipman, Cambridge-Narrows Area
14.1
11.2 - 16.9
11.5
10.3
17.5
Miramichi, Rogersville, Blackville Area
14.3
13.0 - 15.6
15.1
16.1
17.8
Moncton
11.7
11.0 - 12.4
12.7
13.4
13.5
Nackawic, McAdam, Canterbury Area
12.5
9.8 - 15.1
16.2
16.4
15.3
Neguac, Alnwick, Esgenoopetitj Area
12.9
9.3 - 16.5
12.9
13.1
21.3
New Maryland, Kingsclear, Lincoln Area
5.5
3.2 - 7.8
12.3
9.8
15.8
Oromocto, Gagetown, Fredericton Junction Area
12.2
10.9 - 13.6
12.0
12.0
14.6
Perth-Andover, Plaster Rock, Tobique Area
12.9
10.4 - 15.5
12.2
11.6
14.3
Quispamsis, Rothesay, Hampton Area
14.2
13.1 - 15.4
13.8
13.1
12.3
Riverview and Coverdale
13.7
12.1 - 15.4
11.6
13.3
14.1
Sackville, Dorchester, Port Elgin Area
9.2
7.1 - 11.2
13.1
15.8
19.7
Saint John, Simonds and Musquash
14.1
13.2 - 15.0
13.8
16.1
16.6
Salisbury and Petitcodiac
12.2
10.2 - 14.2
13.2
13.2
14.6
Shediac, Beaubassin East and Cap-Pelé
12.0
10.0 - 14.0
12.9
16.4
12.6
Shippagan, Lamèque, Inkerman Area
11.1
8.9 - 13.3
13.9
15.6
16.7
St. George, Grand Manan, Blacks Harbour Area
10.2
7.8 - 12.6
14.1
12.9
13.8
St. Stephen, Saint Andrews, Campobello Island Area
11.8
9.9 - 13.7
12.9
13.3
16.9
Sussex, Norton, Sussex Corner Area
14.4
12.5 - 16.4
16.7
13.8
16.0
Tracadie and Saint-Isidore
12.3
10.5 - 14.2
12.6
14.0
18.7
School districts
Anglophone East School District
12.1
11.5 - 12.8
13.1
13.7
14.2
Anglophone North School District
14.7
13.7 - 15.8
15.8
17.0
17.3
Anglophone South School District
13.5
12.9 - 14.1
13.8
14.5
15.0
Anglophone West School District
13.3
12.7 - 14.0
13.6
14.5
14.9
Anglophone sector
13.3
12.9 - 13.6
13.8
14.6
15.1
District scolaire francophone Nord-Est
12.2
11.3 - 13.2
13.3
14.9
16.1
District scolaire francophone Nord-Ouest
13.6
12.4 - 14.9
13.0
13.2
15.0
District scolaire francophone Sud
11.4
10.7 - 12.2
11.8
12.9
12.9
Francophone sector
12.1
11.5 - 12.6
12.5
13.6
14.5
Grades
Grades 6 to 8
S
S
0.0
S
Grades 9 to 12
22.0
21.6 - 22.5
23.2
24.5
24.9
Gender
Woman/Girl
13.2
12.8 - 13.7
14.3
n/a
n/a
Man/Boy
12.9
12.4 - 13.3
13.1
n/a
n/a
Non-binary
12.8
11.4 - 14.1
10.8
n/a
n/a
Sex at birth
Female
13.0
12.5 - 13.4
13.7
14.6
n/a
Male
12.9
12.5 - 13.3
13.1
14.1
n/a
Sexual identity
Minority sexual identity
13.9
13.2 - 14.6
13.7
n/a
n/a
Heterosexual
13.5
13.1 - 13.8
14.2
n/a
n/a
LGBTQ2+ Status
LGBTQ2+ person
13.9
13.2 - 14.5
13.5
n/a
n/a
Non LGBTQ2+ person
13.5
13.1 - 13.8
14.3
n/a
n/a
Race
White
14.5
14.1 - 14.8
15.4
n/a
n/a
South Asian
13.1
10.3 - 15.9
12.4
n/a
n/a
Other
9.1
7.4 - 10.8
9.9
n/a
n/a
Middle Eastern
13.8
11.7 - 15.9
13.2
n/a
n/a
Latino
14.1
11.9 - 16.2
16.5
n/a
n/a
East/Southeast Asian
17.3
15.7 - 18.8
18.1
n/a
n/a
Black
13.1
11.7 - 14.4
12.4
n/a
n/a
Indigenous identity
Indigenous
12.1
10.9 - 13.3
12.2
12.4
17.8
Non-Indigenous
14.0
13.7 - 14.4
14.1
14.9
14.7
Food poverty
Food poverty
12.6
11.6 - 13.7
10.5
n/a
n/a
No food poverty
12.8
12.4 - 13.1
13.3
n/a
n/a
Immigrant
Immigrants
14.6
13.8 - 15.5
15.8
16.2
n/a
Non-immigrants
12.7
12.4 - 13.0
13.1
14.2
n/a
Special needs
Has a special need
14.9
14.3 - 15.4
15.2
n/a
n/a
No special need
11.9
11.5 - 12.2
12.5
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 17 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 "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

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