Students in grades 6 to 12 who report they are able to solve problems without harming themselves or others (for example by using drugs, alcohol or violence)

Table

Unit %

Academic Year 2021-2022 Academic Year 2018-2019 Academic Year 2015-2016
Province
New Brunswick
54.8
54.8
54.7
Health zones
Zone 1 - Moncton and South-East Area
54.2
54.5
56.9
Zone 2 - Fundy Shore and Saint John Area
56.7
56.8
56.6
Zone 3 - Fredericton and River Valley Area
57.9
57.5
54.6
Zone 4 - Madawaska and North-West Area
46.9
49.8
49.6
Zone 5 - Restigouche Area
51.3
47.2
48.4
Zone 6 - Bathurst and Acadian Peninsula Area
47.0
48.8
50.8
Zone 7 - Miramichi Area
57.0
53.5
51.8
Communities
Bathurst, Beresford, Petit-Rocher Area
48.2
51.9
55.2
Bouctouche, Richibucto, Saint-Antoine Area
47.1
45.9
46.2
Campbellton, Atholville, Tide Head Area
53.0
51.1
53.7
Caraquet, Paquetville, Bertrand Area
44.9
44.4
45.9
Dalhousie, Balmoral, Belledune Area
48.7
41.7
43.4
Dieppe and Memramcook
49.0
54.8
54.2
Douglas, Saint Marys, Doaktown Area
59.2
56.6
45.5
Edmundston, Rivière-Verte, Lac Baker Area
47.2
51.5
52.6
Florenceville-Bristol, Woodstock, Wakefield Area
56.7
57.5
55.2
Fredericton
60.5
61.2
59.8
Grand Bay-Westfield, Westfield, Greenwich Area
67.3
67.1
71.4
Grand Falls, Saint-Léonard, Drummond Area
46.6
46.8
45.5
Hillsborough, Riverside-Albert, Alma Area
50.5
50.4
57.0
Kedgwick, Saint-Quentin and Grimmer
46.7
46.0
48.6
Minto, Chipman, Cambridge-Narrows Area
53.0
50.8
46.2
Miramichi, Rogersville, Blackville Area
58.9
55.0
52.2
Moncton
57.6
57.4
60.7
Nackawic, McAdam, Canterbury Area
51.7
53.4
49.8
Neguac, Alnwick, Esgenoopetitj Area
40.1
40.1
47.3
New Maryland, Kingsclear, Lincoln Area
60.0
59.6
58.5
Oromocto, Gagetown, Fredericton Junction Area
55.3
52.2
50.4
Perth-Andover, Plaster Rock, Tobique Area
50.1
50.1
52.4
Quispamsis, Rothesay, Hampton Area
61.0
62.3
59.9
Riverview and Coverdale
58.6
59.0
61.2
Sackville, Dorchester, Port Elgin Area
56.8
56.3
58.1
Saint John, Simonds and Musquash
53.8
54.3
55.6
Salisbury and Petitcodiac
53.9
49.8
53.1
Shediac, Beaubassin East and Cap-Pelé
46.7
46.1
53.0
Shippagan, Lamèque, Inkerman Area
46.4
45.4
47.3
St. George, Grand Manan, Blacks Harbour Area
55.8
56.1
55.2
St. Stephen, Saint Andrews, Campobello Island Area
59.0
54.1
53.7
Sussex, Norton, Sussex Corner Area
54.9
52.7
53.1
Tracadie and Saint-Isidore
46.4
47.2
51.3
School districts
Anglophone East School District
58.5
57.8
59.9
Anglophone North School District
55.9
54.6
53.1
Anglophone South School District
56.8
57.2
56.7
Anglophone West School District
58.5
58.1
54.8
Anglophone sector
57.7
57.3
56.3
District scolaire francophone Nord-Est
45.9
45.9
48.5
District scolaire francophone Nord-Ouest
45.7
48.6
49.1
District scolaire francophone Sud
48.6
49.9
52.5
Francophone sector
47.2
48.4
50.4
Grades
Grades 6 to 8
56.3
55.5
58.5
Grades 9 to 12
53.7
54.3
52.1
Gender
Woman/Girl
57.1
n/a
n/a
Man/Boy
55.8
n/a
n/a
Non-binary
32.2
n/a
n/a
Sex at birth
Female
54.1
58.7
n/a
Male
55.9
50.8
n/a
Sexual identity
Minority sexual identity
41.8
n/a
n/a
Heterosexual
59.3
n/a
n/a
LGBTQ2+ Status
LGBTQ2+ person
41.6
n/a
n/a
Non LGBTQ2+ person
59.4
n/a
n/a
Race
White
56.8
n/a
n/a
South Asian
66.5
n/a
n/a
Other
52.1
n/a
n/a
Middle Eastern
61.6
n/a
n/a
Latino
57.9
n/a
n/a
East/Southeast Asian
60.3
n/a
n/a
Black
55.9
n/a
n/a
Indigenous identity
Indigenous
43.8
45.9
45.4
Non-Indigenous
56.7
55.9
55.2
Food poverty
Food poverty
33.2
n/a
n/a
No food poverty
56.6
n/a
n/a
Immigrant
Immigrants
60.6
57.1
n/a
Non-immigrants
54.2
54.7
n/a
Special needs
Has a special need
43.3
n/a
n/a
No special need
61.1
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 they are able to solve problems without harming themselves or others (for example by using drugs, alcohol or violence).

Source

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

Calculations

This indicator is calculated by dividing the number of respondents who answered "a lot" by the number of respondents who answered "not at all, a little, somewhat, quite a bit or a lot" to the question: To what extent do the statements below describe you? a) I am able to solve problems without harming myself or others (for example by using drugs and/or being violent).

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_RES01_1