Students in grades 6 to 12 who report usually getting to and from school both actively (for example, walk, bike, skateboard) and inactively (for example, car, bus, public transit)

Table

Unit %

Academic Year 2018-2019 Academic Year 2015-2016
Province
New Brunswick
15.1
15.5
Health zones
Zone 1 - Moncton and South-East Area
16.5
17.1
Zone 2 - Fundy Shore and Saint John Area
17.1
17.5
Zone 3 - Fredericton and River Valley Area
13.8
14.2
Zone 4 - Madawaska and North-West Area
12.3
12.4
Zone 5 - Restigouche Area
13.4
13.3
Zone 6 - Bathurst and Acadian Peninsula Area
13.6
14.3
Zone 7 - Miramichi Area
11.4
12.5
Communities
Bathurst, Beresford, Petit-Rocher Area
11.3
14.3
Bouctouche, Richibucto, Saint-Antoine Area
10.5
9.4
Campbellton, Atholville, Tide Head Area
15.7
18.1
Caraquet, Paquetville, Bertrand Area
15.2
12.3
Dalhousie, Balmoral, Belledune Area
10.1
8.9
Dieppe and Memramcook
15.3
11.0
Douglas, Saint Marys, Doaktown Area
9.3
5.3
Edmundston, Rivière-Verte, Lac Baker Area
9.6
9.4
Florenceville-Bristol, Woodstock, Wakefield Area
13.7
15.4
Fredericton
14.9
15.5
Grand Bay-Westfield, Westfield, Greenwich Area
34.0
31.4
Grand Falls, Saint-Léonard, Drummond Area
13.2
16.4
Hillsborough, Riverside-Albert, Alma Area
12.9
18.2
Kedgwick, Saint-Quentin and Grimmer
22.8
14.2
Minto, Chipman, Cambridge-Narrows Area
19.8
12.0
Miramichi, Rogersville, Blackville Area
11.6
11.9
Moncton
16.3
17.3
Nackawic, McAdam, Canterbury Area
12.0
16.7
Neguac, Alnwick, Esgenoopetitj Area
9.6
17.7
New Maryland, Kingsclear, Lincoln Area
6.9
7.9
Oromocto, Gagetown, Fredericton Junction Area
12.0
13.8
Perth-Andover, Plaster Rock, Tobique Area
9.5
11.7
Quispamsis, Rothesay, Hampton Area
16.9
20.7
Riverview and Coverdale
26.5
29.5
Sackville, Dorchester, Port Elgin Area
19.3
19.6
Saint John, Simonds and Musquash
17.6
17.3
Salisbury and Petitcodiac
14.2
14.6
Shediac, Beaubassin East and Cap-Pelé
12.8
17.5
Shippagan, Lamèque, Inkerman Area
14.6
13.9
St. George, Grand Manan, Blacks Harbour Area
12.1
11.4
St. Stephen, Saint Andrews, Campobello Island Area
18.6
18.1
Sussex, Norton, Sussex Corner Area
13.4
11.3
Tracadie and Saint-Isidore
16.4
15.7
School districts
Anglophone East School District
19.2
20.8
Anglophone North School District
11.6
11.8
Anglophone South School District
17.3
17.7
Anglophone West School District
13.7
14.4
Anglophone sector
15.9
16.6
District scolaire francophone Nord-Est
13.4
14.3
District scolaire francophone Nord-Ouest
12.9
12.0
District scolaire francophone Sud
12.8
12.2
Francophone sector
13.0
12.9
Grades
Grades 6 to 8
18.5
18.6
Grades 9 to 12
12.7
13.5
Gender
Woman/Girl
n/a
n/a
Man/Boy
n/a
n/a
Non-binary
n/a
n/a
Sex at birth
Female
14.4
n/a
Male
15.7
n/a
Race
White
n/a
n/a
South Asian
n/a
n/a
Other
n/a
n/a
Middle Eastern
n/a
n/a
Latino
n/a
n/a
East/Southeast Asian
n/a
n/a
Black
n/a
n/a
Indigenous identity
Indigenous
14.1
14.7
Non-Indigenous
15.3
15.6
Immigrant
Immigrants
17.3
n/a
Non-immigrants
14.9
n/a
Special needs
Has a special need
n/a
n/a
No special need
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 usually getting to and from school both actively (for example, walk, bike, skateboard) and inactively (for example, car, bus, public transit).

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 "mixed (actively and inactively)" by the number of respondents who answered "actively (e.g. walk, bike, skateboard), inactively (e.g. car, bus, public transit) or mixed (actively and inactively)" to the question: How do you usually get to and from 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_PHY02_3