Students in grades 6 to 12 who report feeling free to express themselves with their friends

Table

Unit %

Academic Year 2021-2022 Academic Year 2018-2019 Academic Year 2015-2016
Province
New Brunswick
53.9
52.3
54.4
Health zones
Zone 1 - Moncton and South-East Area
53.3
53.1
55.7
Zone 2 - Fundy Shore and Saint John Area
52.0
51.2
52.1
Zone 3 - Fredericton and River Valley Area
53.8
50.6
51.5
Zone 4 - Madawaska and North-West Area
58.4
58.1
61.6
Zone 5 - Restigouche Area
55.3
49.2
53.9
Zone 6 - Bathurst and Acadian Peninsula Area
58.0
56.0
60.8
Zone 7 - Miramichi Area
53.3
50.0
51.6
Communities
Bathurst, Beresford, Petit-Rocher Area
56.1
55.7
56.2
Bouctouche, Richibucto, Saint-Antoine Area
51.9
51.5
54.3
Campbellton, Atholville, Tide Head Area
54.1
52.2
58.4
Caraquet, Paquetville, Bertrand Area
59.3
49.6
63.9
Dalhousie, Balmoral, Belledune Area
57.2
44.9
49.5
Dieppe and Memramcook
62.1
65.9
66.5
Douglas, Saint Marys, Doaktown Area
52.2
50.6
51.6
Edmundston, Rivière-Verte, Lac Baker Area
59.4
59.6
64.1
Florenceville-Bristol, Woodstock, Wakefield Area
54.4
47.6
51.4
Fredericton
56.1
53.5
54.4
Grand Bay-Westfield, Westfield, Greenwich Area
55.1
48.5
53.2
Grand Falls, Saint-Léonard, Drummond Area
53.8
50.0
55.2
Hillsborough, Riverside-Albert, Alma Area
48.1
44.5
43.0
Kedgwick, Saint-Quentin and Grimmer
65.2
60.7
69.8
Minto, Chipman, Cambridge-Narrows Area
43.8
45.1
47.5
Miramichi, Rogersville, Blackville Area
52.8
50.3
50.7
Moncton
53.2
52.7
55.9
Nackawic, McAdam, Canterbury Area
51.1
46.6
49.6
Neguac, Alnwick, Esgenoopetitj Area
58.1
47.6
60.2
New Maryland, Kingsclear, Lincoln Area
56.7
47.2
42.2
Oromocto, Gagetown, Fredericton Junction Area
50.3
50.2
49.8
Perth-Andover, Plaster Rock, Tobique Area
49.6
44.4
49.4
Quispamsis, Rothesay, Hampton Area
53.3
53.0
52.2
Riverview and Coverdale
51.7
47.4
52.5
Sackville, Dorchester, Port Elgin Area
45.8
47.2
48.7
Saint John, Simonds and Musquash
52.4
51.1
52.7
Salisbury and Petitcodiac
46.9
43.3
43.4
Shediac, Beaubassin East and Cap-Pelé
53.1
56.6
61.0
Shippagan, Lamèque, Inkerman Area
59.7
61.5
63.9
St. George, Grand Manan, Blacks Harbour Area
51.8
50.2
53.7
St. Stephen, Saint Andrews, Campobello Island Area
46.9
51.2
51.7
Sussex, Norton, Sussex Corner Area
50.0
48.5
48.8
Tracadie and Saint-Isidore
59.7
57.5
61.6
School districts
Anglophone East School District
49.8
47.4
50.5
Anglophone North School District
51.7
46.8
48.3
Anglophone South School District
51.9
50.9
51.7
Anglophone West School District
53.0
49.6
50.9
Anglophone sector
51.8
49.2
50.8
District scolaire francophone Nord-Est
58.9
56.5
62.6
District scolaire francophone Nord-Ouest
60.2
59.7
63.5
District scolaire francophone Sud
58.8
62.4
64.4
Francophone sector
59.1
59.9
63.6
Grades
Grades 6 to 8
53.0
51.9
55.6
Grades 9 to 12
54.5
52.6
53.6
Gender
Woman/Girl
54.4
n/a
n/a
Man/Boy
54.0
n/a
n/a
Non-binary
51.3
n/a
n/a
Sex at birth
Female
53.9
56.1
n/a
Male
53.8
48.5
n/a
Race
White
55.4
n/a
n/a
South Asian
49.5
n/a
n/a
Other
51.4
n/a
n/a
Middle Eastern
51.6
n/a
n/a
Latino
53.1
n/a
n/a
East/Southeast Asian
47.7
n/a
n/a
Black
53.9
n/a
n/a
Indigenous identity
Indigenous
50.1
45.3
49.8
Non-Indigenous
54.4
53.2
54.7
Immigrant
Immigrants
50.6
50.0
n/a
Non-immigrants
54.3
52.5
n/a
Special needs
Has a special need
49.5
n/a
n/a
No special need
56.2
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 feeling free to express themselves with their friends.

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 "really true for me" by the number of respondents who answered "really false for me, sort of false for me, sort of true for me or really true for me" to the question: We are interested in how you feel about yourself and how you think other people see you: f) I feel free to express myself with my friends.

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_MEF06_1