Students in grades 6 to 12 who report having been physically active for at least 60 minutes per day over the past 7 days

Table

Unit %

Academic Year 2021-2022 Academic Year 2018-2019 Academic Year 2015-2016
Province
New Brunswick
22.2
19.4
21.9
Health zones
Zone 1 - Moncton and South-East Area
22.4
19.5
21.1
Zone 2 - Fundy Shore and Saint John Area
22.4
19.7
22.9
Zone 3 - Fredericton and River Valley Area
23.3
20.4
22.3
Zone 4 - Madawaska and North-West Area
20.8
19.4
20.5
Zone 5 - Restigouche Area
17.9
16.0
21.3
Zone 6 - Bathurst and Acadian Peninsula Area
19.7
17.6
23.1
Zone 7 - Miramichi Area
23.5
17.9
20.4
Communities
Bathurst, Beresford, Petit-Rocher Area
21.8
19.2
25.7
Bouctouche, Richibucto, Saint-Antoine Area
20.7
16.7
17.5
Campbellton, Atholville, Tide Head Area
18.8
18.3
20.9
Caraquet, Paquetville, Bertrand Area
17.0
17.4
23.6
Dalhousie, Balmoral, Belledune Area
16.6
12.7
21.7
Dieppe and Memramcook
22.8
22.3
22.4
Douglas, Saint Marys, Doaktown Area
22.0
20.6
22.1
Edmundston, Rivière-Verte, Lac Baker Area
21.9
20.3
22.4
Florenceville-Bristol, Woodstock, Wakefield Area
25.1
22.5
20.6
Fredericton
22.9
20.0
22.8
Grand Bay-Westfield, Westfield, Greenwich Area
28.2
18.4
39.5
Grand Falls, Saint-Léonard, Drummond Area
18.9
18.7
19.2
Hillsborough, Riverside-Albert, Alma Area
25.6
24.5
24.4
Kedgwick, Saint-Quentin and Grimmer
19.9
16.4
16.0
Minto, Chipman, Cambridge-Narrows Area
21.3
20.4
19.6
Miramichi, Rogersville, Blackville Area
24.1
17.5
20.3
Moncton
21.9
19.0
21.2
Nackawic, McAdam, Canterbury Area
23.7
22.9
23.8
Neguac, Alnwick, Esgenoopetitj Area
18.7
21.6
21.2
New Maryland, Kingsclear, Lincoln Area
25.9
25.1
21.9
Oromocto, Gagetown, Fredericton Junction Area
23.6
19.1
23.8
Perth-Andover, Plaster Rock, Tobique Area
22.9
16.8
21.3
Quispamsis, Rothesay, Hampton Area
25.2
21.4
24.6
Riverview and Coverdale
25.1
22.1
22.3
Sackville, Dorchester, Port Elgin Area
24.4
18.3
20.9
Saint John, Simonds and Musquash
20.5
19.4
21.6
Salisbury and Petitcodiac
24.4
20.6
18.8
Shediac, Beaubassin East and Cap-Pelé
19.3
15.6
22.8
Shippagan, Lamèque, Inkerman Area
16.2
16.9
18.9
St. George, Grand Manan, Blacks Harbour Area
20.9
16.1
25.0
St. Stephen, Saint Andrews, Campobello Island Area
24.1
21.6
22.1
Sussex, Norton, Sussex Corner Area
22.3
17.7
20.4
Tracadie and Saint-Isidore
19.4
14.9
22.7
School districts
Anglophone East School District
23.2
20.3
22.0
Anglophone North School District
21.7
17.2
21.0
Anglophone South School District
22.6
19.8
22.9
Anglophone West School District
23.3
20.2
22.2
Anglophone sector
22.9
19.7
22.2
District scolaire francophone Nord-Est
18.8
17.3
22.1
District scolaire francophone Nord-Ouest
21.2
19.9
20.5
District scolaire francophone Sud
21.6
18.9
20.8
Francophone sector
20.6
18.5
21.2
Grades
Grades 6 to 8
26.7
23.9
27.4
Grades 9 to 12
18.9
16.2
18.3
Gender
Woman/Girl
16.8
n/a
n/a
Man/Boy
28.3
n/a
n/a
Non-binary
11.9
n/a
n/a
Sex at birth
Female
16.3
14.3
n/a
Male
28.4
24.6
n/a
Sexual identity
Minority sexual identity
13.1
n/a
n/a
Heterosexual
24.7
n/a
n/a
LGBTQ2+ Status
LGBTQ2+ person
13.3
n/a
n/a
Non LGBTQ2+ person
24.7
n/a
n/a
Race
White
22.3
n/a
n/a
South Asian
22.0
n/a
n/a
Other
22.5
n/a
n/a
Middle Eastern
19.5
n/a
n/a
Latino
22.5
n/a
n/a
East/Southeast Asian
16.1
n/a
n/a
Black
24.5
n/a
n/a
Indigenous identity
Indigenous
23.3
20.8
21.5
Non-Indigenous
22.0
19.2
22.0
Food poverty
Food poverty
23.1
n/a
n/a
No food poverty
22.0
n/a
n/a
Immigrant
Immigrants
18.0
16.9
n/a
Non-immigrants
22.7
19.6
n/a
Special needs
Has a special need
19.7
n/a
n/a
No special need
23.6
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 having been physically active for at least 60 minutes per day over the past 7 days.

Source

New Brunswick Health Council, Student Wellness Survey - Grades 6-12

Calculations

This indicator is calculated by dividing the number of respondents who answered "7 days" by the number of respondents who answered "0 days, 1 day, 2 days, 3 days, 4 days, 5 days, 6 days or 7 days" to the question: Here are some examples of physical activity: running, brisk walking, inline skating, biking, dancing, skateboarding, swimming, soccer, basketball, and football. Over the past 7 days, on how many days were you physically active for a total of at least 60 minutes per day?

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_PHY01_1