Students in grades 6 to 12 who report drinking sugary drinks the day before the survey

Table

Unit %

Academic Year 2021-2022
Province
New Brunswick
68.8
Health zones
Zone 1 - Moncton and South-East Area
64.7
Zone 2 - Fundy Shore and Saint John Area
71.7
Zone 3 - Fredericton and River Valley Area
69.7
Zone 4 - Madawaska and North-West Area
69.5
Zone 5 - Restigouche Area
71.2
Zone 6 - Bathurst and Acadian Peninsula Area
68.9
Zone 7 - Miramichi Area
72.6
Communities
Bathurst, Beresford, Petit-Rocher Area
67.5
Bouctouche, Richibucto, Saint-Antoine Area
68.5
Campbellton, Atholville, Tide Head Area
68.9
Caraquet, Paquetville, Bertrand Area
65.7
Dalhousie, Balmoral, Belledune Area
74.5
Dieppe and Memramcook
54.2
Douglas, Saint Marys, Doaktown Area
81.2
Edmundston, Rivière-Verte, Lac Baker Area
69.6
Florenceville-Bristol, Woodstock, Wakefield Area
74.1
Fredericton
64.6
Grand Bay-Westfield, Westfield, Greenwich Area
74.0
Grand Falls, Saint-Léonard, Drummond Area
67.8
Hillsborough, Riverside-Albert, Alma Area
72.6
Kedgwick, Saint-Quentin and Grimmer
74.0
Minto, Chipman, Cambridge-Narrows Area
76.6
Miramichi, Rogersville, Blackville Area
73.4
Moncton
64.6
Nackawic, McAdam, Canterbury Area
82.4
Neguac, Alnwick, Esgenoopetitj Area
66.3
New Maryland, Kingsclear, Lincoln Area
68.4
Oromocto, Gagetown, Fredericton Junction Area
72.9
Perth-Andover, Plaster Rock, Tobique Area
78.9
Quispamsis, Rothesay, Hampton Area
66.2
Riverview and Coverdale
68.5
Sackville, Dorchester, Port Elgin Area
66.0
Saint John, Simonds and Musquash
73.3
Salisbury and Petitcodiac
76.2
Shediac, Beaubassin East and Cap-Pelé
62.3
Shippagan, Lamèque, Inkerman Area
72.0
St. George, Grand Manan, Blacks Harbour Area
77.4
St. Stephen, Saint Andrews, Campobello Island Area
75.7
Sussex, Norton, Sussex Corner Area
72.9
Tracadie and Saint-Isidore
72.2
School districts
Anglophone East School District
69.3
Anglophone North School District
74.9
Anglophone South School District
72.0
Anglophone West School District
71.0
Anglophone sector
71.4
District scolaire francophone Nord-Est
67.8
District scolaire francophone Nord-Ouest
68.6
District scolaire francophone Sud
57.2
Francophone sector
62.6
Grades
Grades 6 to 8
70.0
Grades 9 to 12
68.0
Gender
Woman/Girl
63.9
Man/Boy
73.0
Non-binary
71.5
Sex at birth
Female
64.7
Male
73.2
Race
White
67.9
South Asian
58.5
Other
68.3
Middle Eastern
66.9
Latino
67.8
East/Southeast Asian
67.3
Black
73.4
Indigenous identity
Indigenous
76.9
Non-Indigenous
67.8
Immigrant
Immigrants
65.1
Non-immigrants
69.2
Special needs
Has a special need
71.5
No special need
67.4
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 drinking sugary drinks the day before the survey.

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 serving, 2 servings, 3 servings, 4 servings, 5 servings or 6+ servings" by the number of respondents who answered "none, 1 serving, 2 servings, 3 servings, 4 servings, 5 servings, 6+ servings" to the question: Yesterday, how many times did you eat or drink: d) Sugary drinks (for example, pop, juice, flavoured waters, sport and energy drinks, hot or cold tea and coffee drinks, flavoured milks [like chocolate milk])?

Notes

This indicator has replaced SH_DRINN_1 (non-nutritious beverage), which was previously available on our Web site. Due to changes in our 2021-2022 edition of the questionnaire, this indicator cannot be compared to previous versions. 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_EHA04_1