Students in grades 6 to 12 who report feeling free to express themselves at school

Table

Unit %

Academic Year 2021-2022 Academic Year 2018-2019 Academic Year 2015-2016
Province
New Brunswick
23.0
25.0
27.5
Health zones
Zone 1 - Moncton and South-East Area
23.4
24.7
28.5
Zone 2 - Fundy Shore and Saint John Area
21.9
24.2
25.5
Zone 3 - Fredericton and River Valley Area
21.5
23.6
25.7
Zone 4 - Madawaska and North-West Area
28.3
32.5
34.0
Zone 5 - Restigouche Area
22.8
25.3
30.0
Zone 6 - Bathurst and Acadian Peninsula Area
24.6
26.4
30.7
Zone 7 - Miramichi Area
24.0
25.2
23.7
Communities
Bathurst, Beresford, Petit-Rocher Area
23.2
25.0
30.9
Bouctouche, Richibucto, Saint-Antoine Area
20.6
24.2
25.3
Campbellton, Atholville, Tide Head Area
22.6
24.8
33.6
Caraquet, Paquetville, Bertrand Area
23.4
30.7
35.8
Dalhousie, Balmoral, Belledune Area
23.2
25.9
26.5
Dieppe and Memramcook
28.0
29.7
35.5
Douglas, Saint Marys, Doaktown Area
21.7
26.4
23.4
Edmundston, Rivière-Verte, Lac Baker Area
29.6
33.6
37.0
Florenceville-Bristol, Woodstock, Wakefield Area
23.4
23.0
26.4
Fredericton
22.6
24.9
28.0
Grand Bay-Westfield, Westfield, Greenwich Area
26.6
35.1
32.4
Grand Falls, Saint-Léonard, Drummond Area
22.0
24.0
28.5
Hillsborough, Riverside-Albert, Alma Area
14.0
17.0
21.1
Kedgwick, Saint-Quentin and Grimmer
38.9
37.6
37.7
Minto, Chipman, Cambridge-Narrows Area
18.7
23.4
26.5
Miramichi, Rogersville, Blackville Area
24.9
25.4
23.1
Moncton
24.4
26.1
30.8
Nackawic, McAdam, Canterbury Area
20.9
24.1
26.7
Neguac, Alnwick, Esgenoopetitj Area
16.0
23.3
29.2
New Maryland, Kingsclear, Lincoln Area
21.9
21.4
28.1
Oromocto, Gagetown, Fredericton Junction Area
17.9
21.5
21.6
Perth-Andover, Plaster Rock, Tobique Area
17.0
17.9
22.6
Quispamsis, Rothesay, Hampton Area
22.1
22.8
24.2
Riverview and Coverdale
19.9
18.3
22.0
Sackville, Dorchester, Port Elgin Area
20.9
22.2
24.4
Saint John, Simonds and Musquash
21.9
24.5
26.1
Salisbury and Petitcodiac
19.9
18.5
18.6
Shediac, Beaubassin East and Cap-Pelé
24.2
26.5
32.3
Shippagan, Lamèque, Inkerman Area
27.1
28.4
28.1
St. George, Grand Manan, Blacks Harbour Area
22.0
21.5
25.8
St. Stephen, Saint Andrews, Campobello Island Area
23.4
27.3
25.6
Sussex, Norton, Sussex Corner Area
19.2
23.5
24.3
Tracadie and Saint-Isidore
26.8
25.5
29.1
School districts
Anglophone East School District
21.4
21.9
25.0
Anglophone North School District
22.5
22.9
23.2
Anglophone South School District
21.8
23.9
25.1
Anglophone West School District
21.2
23.3
25.5
Anglophone sector
21.6
23.2
25.0
District scolaire francophone Nord-Est
24.3
27.4
31.5
District scolaire francophone Nord-Ouest
29.4
33.9
35.1
District scolaire francophone Sud
26.7
29.3
34.9
Francophone sector
26.4
29.5
33.7
Grades
Grades 6 to 8
23.1
26.3
30.6
Grades 9 to 12
22.8
24.1
25.4
Gender
Woman/Girl
22.2
n/a
n/a
Man/Boy
25.0
n/a
n/a
Non-binary
13.3
n/a
n/a
Sex at birth
Female
21.1
24.8
n/a
Male
25.0
25.1
n/a
Race
White
23.2
n/a
n/a
South Asian
27.6
n/a
n/a
Other
24.0
n/a
n/a
Middle Eastern
30.9
n/a
n/a
Latino
26.2
n/a
n/a
East/Southeast Asian
23.2
n/a
n/a
Black
25.9
n/a
n/a
Indigenous identity
Indigenous
19.8
21.3
22.0
Non-Indigenous
23.4
25.5
27.8
Immigrant
Immigrants
25.9
26.2
n/a
Non-immigrants
22.7
24.9
n/a
Special needs
Has a special need
18.5
n/a
n/a
No special need
25.4
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 at school.

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: o) I feel free to express myself at school.

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_MEF15_1