Students in grades 7 to 12 who report having used a drug to get high in the last 12 months, other than the choices provided on the questionnaire

Table

Unit %

Academic Year 2018-2019
Province
New Brunswick
9.5
Health zones
Zone 1 - Moncton and South-East Area
8.7
Zone 2 - Fundy Shore and Saint John Area
12.2
Zone 3 - Fredericton and River Valley Area
9.1
Zone 4 - Madawaska and North-West Area
4.9
Zone 5 - Restigouche Area
8.3
Zone 6 - Bathurst and Acadian Peninsula Area
8.5
Zone 7 - Miramichi Area
9.9
Communities
Bathurst, Beresford, Petit-Rocher Area
9.1
Bouctouche, Richibucto, Saint-Antoine Area
12.2
Campbellton, Atholville, Tide Head Area
9.0
Caraquet, Paquetville, Bertrand Area
7.2
Dalhousie, Balmoral, Belledune Area
7.2
Dieppe and Memramcook
6.4
Douglas, Saint Marys, Doaktown Area
8.6
Edmundston, Rivière-Verte, Lac Baker Area
5.1
Florenceville-Bristol, Woodstock, Wakefield Area
9.4
Fredericton
7.7
Grand Bay-Westfield, Westfield, Greenwich Area
S
Grand Falls, Saint-Léonard, Drummond Area
3.2
Hillsborough, Riverside-Albert, Alma Area
11.0
Kedgwick, Saint-Quentin and Grimmer
5.2
Minto, Chipman, Cambridge-Narrows Area
11.5
Miramichi, Rogersville, Blackville Area
10.7
Moncton
8.1
Nackawic, McAdam, Canterbury Area
11.9
Neguac, Alnwick, Esgenoopetitj Area
S
New Maryland, Kingsclear, Lincoln Area
16.4
Oromocto, Gagetown, Fredericton Junction Area
10.9
Perth-Andover, Plaster Rock, Tobique Area
10.5
Quispamsis, Rothesay, Hampton Area
10.5
Riverview and Coverdale
9.6
Sackville, Dorchester, Port Elgin Area
8.6
Saint John, Simonds and Musquash
13.8
Salisbury and Petitcodiac
10.9
Shediac, Beaubassin East and Cap-Pelé
7.8
Shippagan, Lamèque, Inkerman Area
8.7
St. George, Grand Manan, Blacks Harbour Area
12.9
St. Stephen, Saint Andrews, Campobello Island Area
9.2
Sussex, Norton, Sussex Corner Area
14.2
Tracadie and Saint-Isidore
8.2
School districts
Anglophone East School District
9.5
Anglophone North School District
12.0
Anglophone South School District
12.4
Anglophone West School District
9.3
Anglophone sector
10.7
District scolaire francophone Nord-Est
7.2
District scolaire francophone Nord-Ouest
5.0
District scolaire francophone Sud
6.5
Francophone sector
6.4
Grades
Grades 6 to 8
4.5
Grades 9 to 12
11.8
Gender
Woman/Girl
n/a
Man/Boy
n/a
Non-binary
n/a
Sex at birth
Female
8.7
Male
10.2
Race
White
n/a
South Asian
n/a
Other
n/a
Middle Eastern
n/a
Latino
n/a
East/Southeast Asian
n/a
Black
n/a
Indigenous identity
Indigenous
14.9
Non-Indigenous
9.1
Immigrant
Immigrants
8.0
Non-immigrants
9.5
Special needs
Has a special need
n/a
No special need
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 7 to 12 who report having used a drug to get high in the last 12 months, other than the choices provided on the questionnaire.

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 "1 time, 2 times or 3 or more times" by the number of respondents who answered "never, 1 time, 2 times or 3 or more times" to the question: Have you ever taken any of the following drugs in the last 12 months to get high? l) Other.

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_DROOT_1