Students in grades 6 to 12 who report that getting an education is important to them

Table

Unit %

Academic Year 2021-2022 Academic Year 2018-2019 Academic Year 2015-2016
Province
New Brunswick
57.6
61.3
64.6
Health zones
Zone 1 - Moncton and South-East Area
56.7
60.2
65.0
Zone 2 - Fundy Shore and Saint John Area
56.8
61.0
64.8
Zone 3 - Fredericton and River Valley Area
57.3
60.4
62.3
Zone 4 - Madawaska and North-West Area
61.4
66.5
69.1
Zone 5 - Restigouche Area
56.6
59.4
66.1
Zone 6 - Bathurst and Acadian Peninsula Area
61.4
66.3
68.0
Zone 7 - Miramichi Area
57.0
60.0
59.7
Communities
Bathurst, Beresford, Petit-Rocher Area
59.9
64.5
66.6
Bouctouche, Richibucto, Saint-Antoine Area
52.2
56.1
64.8
Campbellton, Atholville, Tide Head Area
57.7
63.2
67.2
Caraquet, Paquetville, Bertrand Area
60.4
66.1
68.0
Dalhousie, Balmoral, Belledune Area
55.0
54.1
65.0
Dieppe and Memramcook
55.2
63.8
68.4
Douglas, Saint Marys, Doaktown Area
52.1
58.6
54.9
Edmundston, Rivière-Verte, Lac Baker Area
64.6
67.2
73.9
Florenceville-Bristol, Woodstock, Wakefield Area
57.6
62.0
63.5
Fredericton
60.0
62.7
66.2
Grand Bay-Westfield, Westfield, Greenwich Area
54.8
65.0
78.4
Grand Falls, Saint-Léonard, Drummond Area
55.4
64.1
61.7
Hillsborough, Riverside-Albert, Alma Area
49.3
53.4
52.4
Kedgwick, Saint-Quentin and Grimmer
61.6
66.1
70.3
Minto, Chipman, Cambridge-Narrows Area
50.4
57.9
57.5
Miramichi, Rogersville, Blackville Area
57.1
59.6
59.1
Moncton
59.8
62.9
66.7
Nackawic, McAdam, Canterbury Area
51.5
59.6
56.9
Neguac, Alnwick, Esgenoopetitj Area
56.8
63.3
65.6
New Maryland, Kingsclear, Lincoln Area
57.6
56.0
51.5
Oromocto, Gagetown, Fredericton Junction Area
53.7
54.9
59.6
Perth-Andover, Plaster Rock, Tobique Area
53.2
55.0
63.2
Quispamsis, Rothesay, Hampton Area
59.2
64.8
67.3
Riverview and Coverdale
55.2
59.1
63.3
Sackville, Dorchester, Port Elgin Area
58.4
56.1
61.1
Saint John, Simonds and Musquash
56.3
59.5
65.5
Salisbury and Petitcodiac
50.4
51.2
53.0
Shediac, Beaubassin East and Cap-Pelé
56.0
57.7
68.2
Shippagan, Lamèque, Inkerman Area
60.8
67.4
67.3
St. George, Grand Manan, Blacks Harbour Area
56.8
62.4
60.6
St. Stephen, Saint Andrews, Campobello Island Area
53.9
59.2
61.9
Sussex, Norton, Sussex Corner Area
55.1
56.7
58.6
Tracadie and Saint-Isidore
65.3
69.3
69.7
School districts
Anglophone East School District
58.1
60.9
63.4
Anglophone North School District
55.4
58.8
61.5
Anglophone South School District
56.9
61.1
64.6
Anglophone West School District
57.4
60.4
62.3
Anglophone sector
57.2
60.5
63.2
District scolaire francophone Nord-Est
61.3
65.8
68.1
District scolaire francophone Nord-Ouest
61.6
66.7
70.0
District scolaire francophone Sud
55.8
60.3
67.2
Francophone sector
58.6
63.3
68.0
Grades
Grades 6 to 8
59.0
62.4
68.1
Grades 9 to 12
56.6
60.6
62.2
Gender
Woman/Girl
65.0
n/a
n/a
Man/Boy
53.3
n/a
n/a
Non-binary
40.5
n/a
n/a
Sex at birth
Female
62.2
69.0
n/a
Male
53.1
53.4
n/a
Race
White
58.0
n/a
n/a
South Asian
73.2
n/a
n/a
Other
57.8
n/a
n/a
Middle Eastern
70.4
n/a
n/a
Latino
61.9
n/a
n/a
East/Southeast Asian
67.6
n/a
n/a
Black
60.3
n/a
n/a
Indigenous identity
Indigenous
49.7
54.1
57.6
Non-Indigenous
58.8
62.3
65.0
Immigrant
Immigrants
69.4
69.3
n/a
Non-immigrants
56.3
60.6
n/a
Special needs
Has a special need
49.9
n/a
n/a
No special need
61.7
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 that getting an education is important to them.

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 "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? c) Getting an education is important to me.

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_RES03_1