Students in grades 6 to 12 who report their health is very good or excellent

Table

Unit %

Academic Year 2021-2022 Academic Year 2018-2019 Academic Year 2015-2016
Province
New Brunswick
54.5
60.4
65.7
Health zones
Zone 1 - Moncton and South-East Area
55.0
59.9
65.8
Zone 2 - Fundy Shore and Saint John Area
50.5
57.2
65.1
Zone 3 - Fredericton and River Valley Area
53.2
59.1
64.3
Zone 4 - Madawaska and North-West Area
64.0
73.9
71.3
Zone 5 - Restigouche Area
53.8
59.9
69.8
Zone 6 - Bathurst and Acadian Peninsula Area
62.6
67.4
68.0
Zone 7 - Miramichi Area
52.1
58.1
62.5
Communities
Bathurst, Beresford, Petit-Rocher Area
59.7
64.0
67.4
Bouctouche, Richibucto, Saint-Antoine Area
52.6
55.3
57.1
Campbellton, Atholville, Tide Head Area
53.2
62.4
72.4
Caraquet, Paquetville, Bertrand Area
65.2
70.6
74.0
Dalhousie, Balmoral, Belledune Area
54.7
56.2
67.2
Dieppe and Memramcook
66.6
75.2
78.3
Douglas, Saint Marys, Doaktown Area
52.5
58.4
64.4
Edmundston, Rivière-Verte, Lac Baker Area
68.8
75.0
73.1
Florenceville-Bristol, Woodstock, Wakefield Area
53.7
59.3
65.0
Fredericton
56.5
62.6
70.2
Grand Bay-Westfield, Westfield, Greenwich Area
55.9
57.8
75.3
Grand Falls, Saint-Léonard, Drummond Area
55.6
71.4
66.3
Hillsborough, Riverside-Albert, Alma Area
46.4
47.8
63.8
Kedgwick, Saint-Quentin and Grimmer
62.3
72.2
77.6
Minto, Chipman, Cambridge-Narrows Area
46.2
48.8
56.9
Miramichi, Rogersville, Blackville Area
52.0
57.3
62.4
Moncton
54.6
59.9
66.1
Nackawic, McAdam, Canterbury Area
45.7
55.4
61.1
Neguac, Alnwick, Esgenoopetitj Area
52.9
64.6
62.9
New Maryland, Kingsclear, Lincoln Area
52.1
61.9
68.8
Oromocto, Gagetown, Fredericton Junction Area
48.1
53.2
58.4
Perth-Andover, Plaster Rock, Tobique Area
45.5
56.1
53.2
Quispamsis, Rothesay, Hampton Area
56.2
63.3
73.7
Riverview and Coverdale
49.6
52.0
61.3
Sackville, Dorchester, Port Elgin Area
54.8
57.6
67.7
Saint John, Simonds and Musquash
47.8
54.4
60.9
Salisbury and Petitcodiac
46.8
52.4
59.8
Shediac, Beaubassin East and Cap-Pelé
55.8
62.2
67.3
Shippagan, Lamèque, Inkerman Area
64.3
69.9
65.4
St. George, Grand Manan, Blacks Harbour Area
47.8
54.3
61.0
St. Stephen, Saint Andrews, Campobello Island Area
49.4
55.9
62.7
Sussex, Norton, Sussex Corner Area
48.8
55.1
64.5
Tracadie and Saint-Isidore
65.4
70.4
66.6
School districts
Anglophone East School District
50.9
55.1
63.7
Anglophone North School District
47.2
53.4
61.0
Anglophone South School District
50.4
56.8
64.8
Anglophone West School District
52.4
58.3
63.6
Anglophone sector
50.8
56.5
63.7
District scolaire francophone Nord-Est
64.2
69.5
69.8
District scolaire francophone Nord-Ouest
65.8
75.4
73.6
District scolaire francophone Sud
62.5
68.8
70.9
Francophone sector
63.6
70.3
71.0
Grades
Grades 6 to 8
58.0
64.3
73.5
Grades 9 to 12
51.9
57.7
60.5
Gender
Woman/Girl
52.3
n/a
n/a
Man/Boy
60.5
n/a
n/a
Non-binary
24.4
n/a
n/a
Sex at birth
Female
48.8
58.6
n/a
Male
60.5
62.3
n/a
Sexual orientation
Sexual minority people
n/a
n/a
n/a
Heterosexual people
n/a
n/a
n/a
Indigenous identity
Indigenous
44.9
51.5
53.5
Non-Indigenous
55.5
61.5
66.5
Immigrant
Immigrants
59.8
65.9
n/a
Non-immigrants
53.9
59.9
n/a
Special needs
Has a special need
41.2
n/a
n/a
No special need
61.6
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 their health is very good or excellent.

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 "very good or excellent" by the number of respondents who answered "poor, fair, good, very good or excellent" to the question: In general, would you say your health is...?

Unit

%

Interpretation

Higher is better

NBHC code

SH_HEP01_1