Students in grades 6 to 12 who report feeling their friends like them and care about them

Table

Unit %

Academic Year 2022-2023 Academic Year 2021-2022 Academic Year 2018-2019 Academic Year 2015-2016
Province
New Brunswick
50.4
50.0 - 50.8
54.3
48.6
51.7
Health zones
Zone 1 - Moncton and South-East Area
49.8
49.1 - 50.5
53.6
48.2
52.3
Zone 2 - Fundy Shore and Saint John Area
50.4
49.6 - 51.2
56.1
50.6
52.7
Zone 3 - Fredericton and River Valley Area
53.3
52.4 - 54.1
56.0
49.5
51.7
Zone 4 - Madawaska and North-West Area
47.3
45.7 - 48.9
50.7
46.2
52.4
Zone 5 - Restigouche Area
49.6
47.2 - 52.0
50.8
42.1
47.8
Zone 6 - Bathurst and Acadian Peninsula Area
47.5
46.1 - 48.9
50.9
47.0
49.5
Zone 7 - Miramichi Area
49.0
47.3 - 50.7
53.1
47.1
48.8
Communities
Bathurst, Beresford, Petit-Rocher Area
49.9
47.8 - 52.0
51.5
47.8
50.3
Bouctouche, Richibucto, Saint-Antoine Area
47.9
45.6 - 50.3
48.5
41.8
46.6
Campbellton, Atholville, Tide Head Area
51.0
47.9 - 54.1
51.2
44.7
49.6
Caraquet, Paquetville, Bertrand Area
45.0
41.4 - 48.7
48.7
42.5
50.5
Dalhousie, Balmoral, Belledune Area
47.8
44.0 - 51.5
50.3
38.3
46.2
Dieppe and Memramcook
53.9
51.9 - 55.9
55.9
55.2
57.8
Douglas, Saint Marys, Doaktown Area
50.7
45.7 - 55.7
56.5
50.0
48.4
Edmundston, Rivière-Verte, Lac Baker Area
48.3
46.1 - 50.6
52.4
47.9
55.7
Florenceville-Bristol, Woodstock, Wakefield Area
55.3
53.3 - 57.4
56.8
50.2
53.0
Fredericton
55.8
54.5 - 57.0
58.4
51.9
54.6
Grand Bay-Westfield, Westfield, Greenwich Area
n/a
55.0
53.1
59.9
Grand Falls, Saint-Léonard, Drummond Area
45.7
43.0 - 48.3
47.2
42.6
46.8
Hillsborough, Riverside-Albert, Alma Area
46.7
40.8 - 52.7
53.8
42.5
42.9
Kedgwick, Saint-Quentin and Grimmer
47.5
42.9 - 52.1
51.7
42.9
55.0
Minto, Chipman, Cambridge-Narrows Area
44.4
40.4 - 48.4
48.6
42.3
46.9
Miramichi, Rogersville, Blackville Area
49.3
47.5 - 51.2
53.8
48.0
48.0
Moncton
49.1
48.0 - 50.2
54.3
49.2
53.4
Nackawic, McAdam, Canterbury Area
50.6
46.5 - 54.6
49.7
47.8
50.8
Neguac, Alnwick, Esgenoopetitj Area
45.8
40.4 - 51.2
47.5
39.3
56.1
New Maryland, Kingsclear, Lincoln Area
51.1
46.6 - 55.7
60.2
46.9
42.5
Oromocto, Gagetown, Fredericton Junction Area
49.9
47.8 - 52.0
51.9
46.4
48.8
Perth-Andover, Plaster Rock, Tobique Area
45.6
41.8 - 49.4
51.2
43.1
50.7
Quispamsis, Rothesay, Hampton Area
53.1
51.6 - 54.7
58.2
53.6
52.4
Riverview and Coverdale
51.7
49.4 - 53.9
55.5
49.7
52.4
Sackville, Dorchester, Port Elgin Area
49.6
46.1 - 53.1
53.2
47.2
49.6
Saint John, Simonds and Musquash
49.8
48.6 - 51.1
55.8
49.1
53.0
Salisbury and Petitcodiac
47.1
44.3 - 49.9
51.7
37.1
46.7
Shediac, Beaubassin East and Cap-Pelé
48.3
45.3 - 51.3
51.5
46.6
54.6
Shippagan, Lamèque, Inkerman Area
43.6
40.0 - 47.2
50.9
45.4
47.6
St. George, Grand Manan, Blacks Harbour Area
47.6
43.9 - 51.3
50.8
49.2
52.6
St. Stephen, Saint Andrews, Campobello Island Area
47.7
44.9 - 50.5
55.4
47.8
51.4
Sussex, Norton, Sussex Corner Area
47.5
45.0 - 50.1
55.6
50.5
51.4
Tracadie and Saint-Isidore
47.2
44.4 - 50.1
51.3
49.1
49.3
School districts
Anglophone East School District
49.6
48.7 - 50.6
54.2
47.0
50.6
Anglophone North School District
49.1
47.7 - 50.5
51.5
45.4
47.2
Anglophone South School District
50.6
49.8 - 51.4
56.1
50.4
52.4
Anglophone West School District
52.9
52.1 - 53.7
56.0
49.6
51.3
Anglophone sector
50.9
50.5 - 51.4
55.1
48.8
51.0
District scolaire francophone Nord-Est
47.4
46.0 - 48.8
51.1
45.8
49.9
District scolaire francophone Nord-Ouest
47.7
46.0 - 49.4
51.4
46.5
53.9
District scolaire francophone Sud
50.2
49.1 - 51.4
53.4
50.3
55.8
Francophone sector
48.9
48.1 - 49.7
52.3
48.1
53.3
Grades
Grades 6 to 8
52.4
51.8 - 53.0
55.0
49.8
55.7
Grades 9 to 12
48.9
48.4 - 49.5
53.8
47.8
48.9
Gender
Woman/Girl
55.2
54.6 - 55.8
58.2
n/a
n/a
Man/Boy
46.7
46.1 - 47.3
51.9
n/a
n/a
Non-binary
45.0
43.1 - 46.9
47.9
n/a
n/a
Sex at birth
Female
54.1
53.5 - 54.6
56.9
53.8
n/a
Male
46.6
46.0 - 47.2
51.8
43.2
n/a
Sexual identity
Minority sexual identity
47.9
46.9 - 48.8
50.5
n/a
n/a
Heterosexual
51.4
50.9 - 51.9
56.0
n/a
n/a
LGBTQ2+ Status
LGBTQ2+ person
47.7
46.8 - 48.6
50.4
n/a
n/a
Non LGBTQ2+ person
51.5
51.0 - 52.0
56.0
n/a
n/a
Race
White
51.4
50.9 - 51.9
55.7
n/a
n/a
South Asian
52.6
48.7 - 56.5
54.6
n/a
n/a
Other
49.5
46.6 - 52.4
50.6
n/a
n/a
Middle Eastern
49.5
46.6 - 52.3
53.7
n/a
n/a
Latino
46.0
43.0 - 49.0
54.4
n/a
n/a
East/Southeast Asian
45.4
43.5 - 47.4
48.8
n/a
n/a
Black
47.2
45.3 - 49.1
53.6
n/a
n/a
Indigenous identity
Indigenous
49.4
47.6 - 51.1
49.6
43.5
46.4
Non-Indigenous
51.2
50.8 - 51.7
55.1
49.2
52.0
Food poverty
Food poverty
35.8
34.3 - 37.2
42.4
n/a
n/a
No food poverty
51.5
51.1 - 51.9
55.3
n/a
n/a
Immigrant
Immigrants
47.4
46.2 - 48.6
52.3
46.7
n/a
Non-immigrants
50.8
50.4 - 51.2
54.6
48.8
n/a
Special needs
Has a special need
46.5
45.8 - 47.2
49.8
n/a
n/a
No special need
52.5
52.0 - 53.0
56.8
n/a
n/a
n/a = Not applicable / not available
S = Data suppressed due to confidentiality requirements and/or small sample size

About

This indicator is the percentage of students in grades 6 to 12 who report feeling their friends like them and care about them.

Source

New Brunswick Health Council, 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: n) My friends like me and care about me.

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

%

Interpretation

Higher is better

NBHC code

SH_MEF14_1

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