Students in grades 6 to 12 who report having been bullied by use of sexual jokes, comments, or gestures at school in the last 2 months

Table

Unit %

Academic Year 2021-2022 Academic Year 2018-2019 Academic Year 2015-2016
Province
New Brunswick
18.2
17.1
18.2
Health zones
Zone 1 - Moncton and South-East Area
17.9
17.8
17.9
Zone 2 - Fundy Shore and Saint John Area
19.4
18.9
18.8
Zone 3 - Fredericton and River Valley Area
18.9
17.0
20.4
Zone 4 - Madawaska and North-West Area
16.0
12.8
15.9
Zone 5 - Restigouche Area
15.4
17.5
17.9
Zone 6 - Bathurst and Acadian Peninsula Area
15.0
14.3
13.4
Zone 7 - Miramichi Area
19.5
15.3
18.8
Communities
Bathurst, Beresford, Petit-Rocher Area
16.3
15.8
17.5
Bouctouche, Richibucto, Saint-Antoine Area
16.6
21.6
21.5
Campbellton, Atholville, Tide Head Area
13.2
15.3
17.5
Caraquet, Paquetville, Bertrand Area
10.9
11.3
10.5
Dalhousie, Balmoral, Belledune Area
18.7
20.6
18.3
Dieppe and Memramcook
12.9
17.5
13.2
Douglas, Saint Marys, Doaktown Area
24.2
22.0
25.8
Edmundston, Rivière-Verte, Lac Baker Area
15.9
13.4
15.3
Florenceville-Bristol, Woodstock, Wakefield Area
18.0
16.9
19.8
Fredericton
16.9
15.2
16.9
Grand Bay-Westfield, Westfield, Greenwich Area
19.8
15.9
14.3
Grand Falls, Saint-Léonard, Drummond Area
18.0
14.3
18.3
Hillsborough, Riverside-Albert, Alma Area
23.3
20.2
22.0
Kedgwick, Saint-Quentin and Grimmer
10.8
8.8
10.9
Minto, Chipman, Cambridge-Narrows Area
20.3
19.7
23.0
Miramichi, Rogersville, Blackville Area
18.9
14.9
19.1
Moncton
17.9
16.1
17.0
Nackawic, McAdam, Canterbury Area
23.8
20.2
21.7
Neguac, Alnwick, Esgenoopetitj Area
23.8
18.7
15.9
New Maryland, Kingsclear, Lincoln Area
18.1
20.4
21.7
Oromocto, Gagetown, Fredericton Junction Area
21.9
18.9
24.4
Perth-Andover, Plaster Rock, Tobique Area
25.8
19.0
22.5
Quispamsis, Rothesay, Hampton Area
19.0
16.2
17.5
Riverview and Coverdale
20.8
19.7
18.7
Sackville, Dorchester, Port Elgin Area
19.8
16.1
19.5
Saint John, Simonds and Musquash
19.4
19.8
19.1
Salisbury and Petitcodiac
23.7
18.0
20.5
Shediac, Beaubassin East and Cap-Pelé
17.8
19.5
19.3
Shippagan, Lamèque, Inkerman Area
12.9
11.6
9.8
St. George, Grand Manan, Blacks Harbour Area
19.9
21.5
21.7
St. Stephen, Saint Andrews, Campobello Island Area
18.7
18.2
16.7
Sussex, Norton, Sussex Corner Area
21.0
22.2
21.7
Tracadie and Saint-Isidore
16.7
14.3
13.0
School districts
Anglophone East School District
20.7
17.5
19.0
Anglophone North School District
19.2
16.9
20.8
Anglophone South School District
19.7
18.9
18.8
Anglophone West School District
19.8
17.3
20.5
Anglophone sector
19.9
17.8
19.6
District scolaire francophone Nord-Est
14.6
14.8
12.5
District scolaire francophone Nord-Ouest
14.7
12.4
15.2
District scolaire francophone Sud
13.2
17.1
16.0
Francophone sector
13.9
15.5
14.6
Grades
Grades 6 to 8
19.3
18.6
18.1
Grades 9 to 12
17.4
16.2
18.2
Gender
Woman/Girl
20.3
n/a
n/a
Man/Boy
13.2
n/a
n/a
Non-binary
39.1
n/a
n/a
Sex at birth
Female
22.5
19.3
n/a
Male
13.2
14.8
n/a
Sexual identity
Minority sexual identity
31.5
n/a
n/a
Heterosexual
14.5
n/a
n/a
LGBTQ2+ Status
LGBTQ2+ person
31.4
n/a
n/a
Non LGBTQ2+ person
14.5
n/a
n/a
Race
White
18.5
n/a
n/a
South Asian
17.4
n/a
n/a
Other
20.9
n/a
n/a
Middle Eastern
15.0
n/a
n/a
Latino
23.5
n/a
n/a
East/Southeast Asian
12.6
n/a
n/a
Black
19.4
n/a
n/a
Indigenous identity
Indigenous
24.8
23.7
24.5
Non-Indigenous
17.4
16.6
17.8
Food poverty
Food poverty
34.0
n/a
n/a
No food poverty
17.1
n/a
n/a
Immigrant
Immigrants
13.6
14.1
n/a
Non-immigrants
18.7
17.3
n/a
Special needs
Has a special need
27.0
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 report having been bullied by use of sexual jokes, comments, or gestures at school in the last 2 months.

Source

New Brunswick Health Council, 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: g) Someone made sexual jokes, comments or gestures to 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_BUV07_1