Students in grades 6 to 12 who report having been bullied by use of verbal attacks at school in the last 2 months

Table

Unit %

Academic Year 2021-2022 Academic Year 2018-2019 Academic Year 2015-2016
Province
New Brunswick
27.6
37.2
37.7
Health zones
Zone 1 - Moncton and South-East Area
27.4
37.9
36.6
Zone 2 - Fundy Shore and Saint John Area
27.9
37.8
37.5
Zone 3 - Fredericton and River Valley Area
28.3
35.1
38.3
Zone 4 - Madawaska and North-West Area
27.9
38.6
40.3
Zone 5 - Restigouche Area
26.8
42.0
40.0
Zone 6 - Bathurst and Acadian Peninsula Area
26.1
37.5
36.4
Zone 7 - Miramichi Area
27.2
35.9
38.9
Communities
Bathurst, Beresford, Petit-Rocher Area
27.3
38.6
39.6
Bouctouche, Richibucto, Saint-Antoine Area
26.5
44.3
41.6
Campbellton, Atholville, Tide Head Area
27.0
39.8
40.6
Caraquet, Paquetville, Bertrand Area
22.1
33.3
32.4
Dalhousie, Balmoral, Belledune Area
26.5
45.1
39.5
Dieppe and Memramcook
21.5
37.4
33.2
Douglas, Saint Marys, Doaktown Area
34.1
43.0
48.1
Edmundston, Rivière-Verte, Lac Baker Area
27.9
39.5
38.8
Florenceville-Bristol, Woodstock, Wakefield Area
26.9
33.4
35.9
Fredericton
26.1
32.5
34.2
Grand Bay-Westfield, Westfield, Greenwich Area
39.0
46.3
39.3
Grand Falls, Saint-Léonard, Drummond Area
30.1
39.1
45.6
Hillsborough, Riverside-Albert, Alma Area
35.2
44.0
41.7
Kedgwick, Saint-Quentin and Grimmer
21.7
34.4
31.0
Minto, Chipman, Cambridge-Narrows Area
28.1
43.9
42.1
Miramichi, Rogersville, Blackville Area
26.3
34.3
37.7
Moncton
26.9
34.1
34.4
Nackawic, McAdam, Canterbury Area
33.7
36.1
42.1
Neguac, Alnwick, Esgenoopetitj Area
34.9
49.1
49.9
New Maryland, Kingsclear, Lincoln Area
30.9
46.1
38.4
Oromocto, Gagetown, Fredericton Junction Area
31.6
38.1
41.1
Perth-Andover, Plaster Rock, Tobique Area
36.8
37.5
46.2
Quispamsis, Rothesay, Hampton Area
25.7
34.1
37.5
Riverview and Coverdale
28.0
40.3
36.5
Sackville, Dorchester, Port Elgin Area
31.7
38.6
36.4
Saint John, Simonds and Musquash
27.2
38.5
36.8
Salisbury and Petitcodiac
35.0
44.5
39.7
Shediac, Beaubassin East and Cap-Pelé
31.3
40.0
42.1
Shippagan, Lamèque, Inkerman Area
25.2
29.8
34.9
St. George, Grand Manan, Blacks Harbour Area
33.5
44.4
43.0
St. Stephen, Saint Andrews, Campobello Island Area
28.6
34.8
37.7
Sussex, Norton, Sussex Corner Area
30.9
41.2
36.7
Tracadie and Saint-Isidore
27.0
41.9
36.5
School districts
Anglophone East School District
30.4
37.5
37.2
Anglophone North School District
26.8
37.3
38.6
Anglophone South School District
28.2
37.5
37.4
Anglophone West School District
29.0
34.8
38.2
Anglophone sector
28.8
36.6
37.8
District scolaire francophone Nord-Est
27.0
39.3
36.6
District scolaire francophone Nord-Ouest
27.4
39.2
40.1
District scolaire francophone Sud
22.4
38.3
36.9
Francophone sector
24.7
38.8
37.4
Grades
Grades 6 to 8
34.3
45.2
41.6
Grades 9 to 12
22.7
31.7
35.0
Gender
Woman/Girl
29.2
n/a
n/a
Man/Boy
23.2
n/a
n/a
Non-binary
46.6
n/a
n/a
Sex at birth
Female
31.2
40.5
n/a
Male
23.5
33.8
n/a
Race
White
26.8
n/a
n/a
South Asian
24.4
n/a
n/a
Other
33.8
n/a
n/a
Middle Eastern
22.0
n/a
n/a
Latino
25.9
n/a
n/a
East/Southeast Asian
19.0
n/a
n/a
Black
27.1
n/a
n/a
Indigenous identity
Indigenous
34.8
43.3
45.3
Non-Indigenous
26.6
36.4
37.2
Immigrant
Immigrants
19.1
27.8
n/a
Non-immigrants
28.6
38.0
n/a
Special needs
Has a special need
37.0
n/a
n/a
No special need
22.6
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 report having been bullied by use of verbal attacks at school in the last 2 months.

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 "yes" by the number of respondents who answered "yes or no" to the question: In the last two months, have you been bullied at school in the ways listed below: b) Verbal attacks (for example, being called mean names, made fun of or teased in a hurtful way, threatened, or having lies told or rumours spread about you).

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_BUV02_1