Students in grades 6 to 12 who report feeling they like to spend time with their friends

Table

Unit %

Academic Year 2021-2022 Academic Year 2018-2019 Academic Year 2015-2016
Province
New Brunswick
73.7
66.7
66.8
Health zones
Zone 1 - Moncton and South-East Area
74.0
67.3
68.6
Zone 2 - Fundy Shore and Saint John Area
72.0
65.8
65.5
Zone 3 - Fredericton and River Valley Area
73.7
65.1
64.6
Zone 4 - Madawaska and North-West Area
75.8
69.6
70.2
Zone 5 - Restigouche Area
72.2
64.6
65.3
Zone 6 - Bathurst and Acadian Peninsula Area
77.3
72.1
71.6
Zone 7 - Miramichi Area
73.0
64.3
62.3
Communities
Bathurst, Beresford, Petit-Rocher Area
76.1
70.8
70.5
Bouctouche, Richibucto, Saint-Antoine Area
73.2
66.9
65.9
Campbellton, Atholville, Tide Head Area
71.5
65.9
70.9
Caraquet, Paquetville, Bertrand Area
79.6
70.7
74.6
Dalhousie, Balmoral, Belledune Area
73.3
62.7
60.0
Dieppe and Memramcook
79.9
79.0
80.7
Douglas, Saint Marys, Doaktown Area
72.9
67.7
68.0
Edmundston, Rivière-Verte, Lac Baker Area
78.3
70.7
73.4
Florenceville-Bristol, Woodstock, Wakefield Area
71.9
63.1
63.2
Fredericton
75.5
67.2
68.3
Grand Bay-Westfield, Westfield, Greenwich Area
71.4
67.6
75.1
Grand Falls, Saint-Léonard, Drummond Area
71.1
66.8
63.8
Hillsborough, Riverside-Albert, Alma Area
73.6
58.6
61.1
Kedgwick, Saint-Quentin and Grimmer
75.8
67.7
75.7
Minto, Chipman, Cambridge-Narrows Area
65.9
58.3
58.4
Miramichi, Rogersville, Blackville Area
72.7
63.7
61.3
Moncton
73.0
66.1
67.5
Nackawic, McAdam, Canterbury Area
68.8
61.7
62.8
Neguac, Alnwick, Esgenoopetitj Area
76.1
69.8
71.3
New Maryland, Kingsclear, Lincoln Area
75.2
63.7
55.4
Oromocto, Gagetown, Fredericton Junction Area
73.8
65.5
63.1
Perth-Andover, Plaster Rock, Tobique Area
70.5
60.3
60.3
Quispamsis, Rothesay, Hampton Area
73.1
69.1
67.4
Riverview and Coverdale
72.3
63.5
67.2
Sackville, Dorchester, Port Elgin Area
73.2
60.6
61.3
Saint John, Simonds and Musquash
71.7
63.5
65.0
Salisbury and Petitcodiac
70.3
55.1
60.8
Shediac, Beaubassin East and Cap-Pelé
77.2
74.3
73.4
Shippagan, Lamèque, Inkerman Area
76.6
70.7
72.7
St. George, Grand Manan, Blacks Harbour Area
70.1
66.5
66.6
St. Stephen, Saint Andrews, Campobello Island Area
72.3
63.8
62.9
Sussex, Norton, Sussex Corner Area
71.2
66.5
63.4
Tracadie and Saint-Isidore
78.5
76.2
70.2
School districts
Anglophone East School District
71.2
62.0
64.1
Anglophone North School District
70.6
60.8
59.5
Anglophone South School District
71.8
65.3
65.2
Anglophone West School District
73.1
64.5
63.6
Anglophone sector
71.9
63.8
63.7
District scolaire francophone Nord-Est
78.0
73.3
73.0
District scolaire francophone Nord-Ouest
77.3
70.3
72.4
District scolaire francophone Sud
78.8
76.0
77.1
Francophone sector
78.3
74.0
74.7
Grades
Grades 6 to 8
78.8
72.0
74.2
Grades 9 to 12
70.0
63.0
61.9
Gender
Woman/Girl
74.8
n/a
n/a
Man/Boy
73.8
n/a
n/a
Non-binary
68.1
n/a
n/a
Sex at birth
Female
74.0
71.1
n/a
Male
73.6
62.2
n/a
Sexual identity
Minority sexual identity
69.9
n/a
n/a
Heterosexual
75.0
n/a
n/a
LGBTQ2+ Status
LGBTQ2+ person
69.8
n/a
n/a
Non LGBTQ2+ person
75.1
n/a
n/a
Race
White
74.5
n/a
n/a
South Asian
70.2
n/a
n/a
Other
73.5
n/a
n/a
Middle Eastern
69.8
n/a
n/a
Latino
70.5
n/a
n/a
East/Southeast Asian
64.0
n/a
n/a
Black
68.1
n/a
n/a
Indigenous identity
Indigenous
69.0
61.0
60.7
Non-Indigenous
74.1
67.3
67.2
Food poverty
Food poverty
67.3
n/a
n/a
No food poverty
74.5
n/a
n/a
Immigrant
Immigrants
67.5
62.2
n/a
Non-immigrants
74.5
67.2
n/a
Special needs
Has a special need
69.5
n/a
n/a
No special need
76.0
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 they like to spend time with their friends.

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: q) I like to spend time 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_MEF17_1