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

Table

Unit %

Academic Year 2021-2022 Academic Year 2018-2019 Academic Year 2015-2016
Province
New Brunswick
54.3
48.6
51.7
Health zones
Zone 1 - Moncton and South-East Area
53.6
48.2
52.3
Zone 2 - Fundy Shore and Saint John Area
56.1
50.6
52.7
Zone 3 - Fredericton and River Valley Area
56.0
49.5
51.7
Zone 4 - Madawaska and North-West Area
50.7
46.2
52.4
Zone 5 - Restigouche Area
50.8
42.1
47.8
Zone 6 - Bathurst and Acadian Peninsula Area
50.9
47.0
49.5
Zone 7 - Miramichi Area
53.1
47.1
48.8
Communities
Bathurst, Beresford, Petit-Rocher Area
51.5
47.8
50.3
Bouctouche, Richibucto, Saint-Antoine Area
48.5
41.8
46.6
Campbellton, Atholville, Tide Head Area
51.2
44.7
49.6
Caraquet, Paquetville, Bertrand Area
48.7
42.5
50.5
Dalhousie, Balmoral, Belledune Area
50.3
38.3
46.2
Dieppe and Memramcook
55.9
55.2
57.8
Douglas, Saint Marys, Doaktown Area
56.5
50.0
48.4
Edmundston, Rivière-Verte, Lac Baker Area
52.4
47.9
55.7
Florenceville-Bristol, Woodstock, Wakefield Area
56.8
50.2
53.0
Fredericton
58.4
51.9
54.6
Grand Bay-Westfield, Westfield, Greenwich Area
55.0
53.1
59.9
Grand Falls, Saint-Léonard, Drummond Area
47.2
42.6
46.8
Hillsborough, Riverside-Albert, Alma Area
53.8
42.5
42.9
Kedgwick, Saint-Quentin and Grimmer
51.7
42.9
55.0
Minto, Chipman, Cambridge-Narrows Area
48.6
42.3
46.9
Miramichi, Rogersville, Blackville Area
53.8
48.0
48.0
Moncton
54.3
49.2
53.4
Nackawic, McAdam, Canterbury Area
49.7
47.8
50.8
Neguac, Alnwick, Esgenoopetitj Area
47.5
39.3
56.1
New Maryland, Kingsclear, Lincoln Area
60.2
46.9
42.5
Oromocto, Gagetown, Fredericton Junction Area
51.9
46.4
48.8
Perth-Andover, Plaster Rock, Tobique Area
51.2
43.1
50.7
Quispamsis, Rothesay, Hampton Area
58.2
53.6
52.4
Riverview and Coverdale
55.5
49.7
52.4
Sackville, Dorchester, Port Elgin Area
53.2
47.2
49.6
Saint John, Simonds and Musquash
55.8
49.1
53.0
Salisbury and Petitcodiac
51.7
37.1
46.7
Shediac, Beaubassin East and Cap-Pelé
51.5
46.6
54.6
Shippagan, Lamèque, Inkerman Area
50.9
45.4
47.6
St. George, Grand Manan, Blacks Harbour Area
50.8
49.2
52.6
St. Stephen, Saint Andrews, Campobello Island Area
55.4
47.8
51.4
Sussex, Norton, Sussex Corner Area
55.6
50.5
51.4
Tracadie and Saint-Isidore
51.3
49.1
49.3
School districts
Anglophone East School District
54.2
47.0
50.6
Anglophone North School District
51.5
45.4
47.2
Anglophone South School District
56.1
50.4
52.4
Anglophone West School District
56.0
49.6
51.3
Anglophone sector
55.1
48.8
51.0
District scolaire francophone Nord-Est
51.1
45.8
49.9
District scolaire francophone Nord-Ouest
51.4
46.5
53.9
District scolaire francophone Sud
53.4
50.3
55.8
Francophone sector
52.3
48.1
53.3
Grades
Grades 6 to 8
55.0
49.8
55.7
Grades 9 to 12
53.8
47.8
48.9
Gender
Woman/Girl
58.2
n/a
n/a
Man/Boy
51.9
n/a
n/a
Non-binary
47.9
n/a
n/a
Sex at birth
Female
56.9
53.8
n/a
Male
51.8
43.2
n/a
Race
White
55.7
n/a
n/a
South Asian
54.6
n/a
n/a
Other
50.6
n/a
n/a
Middle Eastern
53.7
n/a
n/a
Latino
54.4
n/a
n/a
East/Southeast Asian
48.8
n/a
n/a
Black
53.6
n/a
n/a
Indigenous identity
Indigenous
49.6
43.5
46.4
Non-Indigenous
55.1
49.2
52.0
Immigrant
Immigrants
52.3
46.7
n/a
Non-immigrants
54.6
48.8
n/a
Special needs
Has a special need
49.8
n/a
n/a
No special need
56.8
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 their friends like them and care about them.

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: 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

%

NBHC code

SH_MEF14_1