Students in grades 6 to 12 who report most often speaking French at home

Table

Unit %

Academic Year 2021-2022 Academic Year 2018-2019
Province
New Brunswick
17.4
18.4
Health zones
Zone 1 - Moncton and South-East Area
20.2
22.1
Zone 2 - Fundy Shore and Saint John Area
0.8
1.0
Zone 3 - Fredericton and River Valley Area
2.5
2.5
Zone 4 - Madawaska and North-West Area
65.7
69.9
Zone 5 - Restigouche Area
31.9
33.5
Zone 6 - Bathurst and Acadian Peninsula Area
65.3
65.0
Zone 7 - Miramichi Area
10.3
10.2
Communities
Bathurst, Beresford, Petit-Rocher Area
43.5
44.1
Bouctouche, Richibucto, Saint-Antoine Area
37.6
43.0
Campbellton, Atholville, Tide Head Area
32.0
34.3
Caraquet, Paquetville, Bertrand Area
85.7
83.5
Dalhousie, Balmoral, Belledune Area
31.6
32.3
Dieppe and Memramcook
58.9
62.9
Douglas, Saint Marys, Doaktown Area
0.0
S
Edmundston, Rivière-Verte, Lac Baker Area
72.6
73.5
Florenceville-Bristol, Woodstock, Wakefield Area
0.4
S
Fredericton
3.4
3.9
Grand Bay-Westfield, Westfield, Greenwich Area
S
S
Grand Falls, Saint-Léonard, Drummond Area
45.6
40.4
Hillsborough, Riverside-Albert, Alma Area
S
0.0
Kedgwick, Saint-Quentin and Grimmer
84.9
86.4
Minto, Chipman, Cambridge-Narrows Area
0.0
S
Miramichi, Rogersville, Blackville Area
4.7
5.7
Moncton
10.7
10.9
Nackawic, McAdam, Canterbury Area
S
S
Neguac, Alnwick, Esgenoopetitj Area
56.3
49.3
New Maryland, Kingsclear, Lincoln Area
0.0
0.0
Oromocto, Gagetown, Fredericton Junction Area
3.7
3.2
Perth-Andover, Plaster Rock, Tobique Area
S
S
Quispamsis, Rothesay, Hampton Area
0.5
0.3
Riverview and Coverdale
S
S
Sackville, Dorchester, Port Elgin Area
S
0.0
Saint John, Simonds and Musquash
1.4
1.9
Salisbury and Petitcodiac
S
S
Shediac, Beaubassin East and Cap-Pelé
43.6
53.3
Shippagan, Lamèque, Inkerman Area
82.1
88.1
St. George, Grand Manan, Blacks Harbour Area
0.0
S
St. Stephen, Saint Andrews, Campobello Island Area
S
S
Sussex, Norton, Sussex Corner Area
0.0
S
Tracadie and Saint-Isidore
83.5
81.1
School districts
Anglophone East School District
0.6
0.4
Anglophone North School District
1.4
1.3
Anglophone South School District
0.3
0.3
Anglophone West School District
0.7
0.7
Anglophone sector
0.6
0.6
District scolaire francophone Nord-Est
73.6
74.6
District scolaire francophone Nord-Ouest
73.6
77.3
District scolaire francophone Sud
46.2
50.4
Francophone sector
59.7
63.3
Grades
Grades 6 to 8
18.2
18.2
Grades 9 to 12
16.9
18.5
Gender
Woman/Girl
18.7
n/a
Man/Boy
18.0
n/a
Non-binary
6.3
n/a
Sex at birth
Female
17.3
18.4
Male
17.6
18.4
Race
White
17.1
n/a
South Asian
2.2
n/a
Other
21.3
n/a
Middle Eastern
4.4
n/a
Latino
6.2
n/a
East/Southeast Asian
4.0
n/a
Black
13.7
n/a
Indigenous identity
Indigenous
10.0
7.8
Non-Indigenous
17.5
19.5
Immigrant
Immigrants
6.9
7.5
Non-immigrants
18.6
19.4
Special needs
Has a special need
14.2
n/a
No special need
19.2
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 most often speaking french at home.

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 "French" by the number of respondents who answered "English, French, equally both French and English, Mi’kmaw, Wolastoqey or an other language(s)" to the question: What language do you speak at home most or all of the time?

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_LAN03_2