Students in grades 6 to 12 who self-identify as Middle Eastern (for example, Arab, Persian, West Asian descent like Afghan, Iranian, Turkish or Kurdish)

Table

Unit %

Academic Year 2021-2022
Province
New Brunswick
2.4
Health zones
Zone 1 - Moncton and South-East Area
2.4
Zone 2 - Fundy Shore and Saint John Area
3.0
Zone 3 - Fredericton and River Valley Area
3.0
Zone 4 - Madawaska and North-West Area
0.8
Zone 5 - Restigouche Area
1.0
Zone 6 - Bathurst and Acadian Peninsula Area
0.8
Zone 7 - Miramichi Area
1.2
Communities
Bathurst, Beresford, Petit-Rocher Area
0.9
Bouctouche, Richibucto, Saint-Antoine Area
S
Campbellton, Atholville, Tide Head Area
S
Caraquet, Paquetville, Bertrand Area
S
Dalhousie, Balmoral, Belledune Area
S
Dieppe and Memramcook
2.0
Douglas, Saint Marys, Doaktown Area
S
Edmundston, Rivière-Verte, Lac Baker Area
1.0
Florenceville-Bristol, Woodstock, Wakefield Area
S
Fredericton
5.0
Grand Bay-Westfield, Westfield, Greenwich Area
S
Grand Falls, Saint-Léonard, Drummond Area
S
Hillsborough, Riverside-Albert, Alma Area
S
Kedgwick, Saint-Quentin and Grimmer
0.0
Minto, Chipman, Cambridge-Narrows Area
0.0
Miramichi, Rogersville, Blackville Area
1.3
Moncton
3.9
Nackawic, McAdam, Canterbury Area
S
Neguac, Alnwick, Esgenoopetitj Area
S
New Maryland, Kingsclear, Lincoln Area
S
Oromocto, Gagetown, Fredericton Junction Area
0.6
Perth-Andover, Plaster Rock, Tobique Area
S
Quispamsis, Rothesay, Hampton Area
1.4
Riverview and Coverdale
1.7
Sackville, Dorchester, Port Elgin Area
1.2
Saint John, Simonds and Musquash
5.1
Salisbury and Petitcodiac
S
Shediac, Beaubassin East and Cap-Pelé
0.0
Shippagan, Lamèque, Inkerman Area
S
St. George, Grand Manan, Blacks Harbour Area
S
St. Stephen, Saint Andrews, Campobello Island Area
1.0
Sussex, Norton, Sussex Corner Area
1.2
Tracadie and Saint-Isidore
S
School districts
Anglophone East School District
2.8
Anglophone North School District
1.3
Anglophone South School District
2.9
Anglophone West School District
2.8
Anglophone sector
2.6
District scolaire francophone Nord-Est
0.6
District scolaire francophone Nord-Ouest
0.8
District scolaire francophone Sud
2.6
Francophone sector
1.7
Grades
Grades 6 to 8
2.4
Grades 9 to 12
2.4
Gender
Woman/Girl
2.4
Man/Boy
2.5
Non-binary
1.6
Sex at birth
Female
2.3
Male
2.5
Sexual identity
Minority sexual identity
1.4
Heterosexual
2.4
LGBTQ2+ Status
LGBTQ2+ person
1.5
Non LGBTQ2+ person
2.4
Race
White
0.5
South Asian
10.2
Other
2.5
Middle Eastern
100.0
Latino
5.8
East/Southeast Asian
2.4
Black
3.2
Indigenous identity
Indigenous
1.1
Non-Indigenous
2.4
Food poverty
Food poverty
2.3
No food poverty
2.3
Immigrant
Immigrants
14.7
Non-immigrants
0.8
Special needs
Has a special need
1.8
No special need
2.7
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 self-identify as Middle Eastern (for example, Arab, Persian, West Asian descent like Afghan, Iranian, Turkish or Kurdish).

Source

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

Calculations

This indicator is calculated by dividing the number of respondents who answered "Middle Eastern" by the number of respondents who answered "Black (for example, African, Afro-Caribbean, African Canadian descent), East/Southeast Asian (for example, Chinese, Korean, Japanese, Taiwanese descent or Filipino, Vietnamese, Cambodian, Thai, Indonesian, other Southeast Asian descent), Indigenous (for example, First Nations [including Mi’kMaq, Wolastoqey or Passamaquoddy], Métis or Inuk/Inuit), Latino (for example, Latin American, Hispanic descent), Middle Eastern (for example, Arab, Persian, West Asian descent like Afghan, Iranian, Turkish or Kurdish), South Asian (for example, Indian, Pakistani, Bangladeshi, Indo-Caribbean), White (for example, European descent) or another category." to the question: Please select which of the following categories best describe you:

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_RACME_1