Students in grades 6 to 12 who report their friends stand by them during difficult times

Table

Unit %

Academic Year 2021-2022 Academic Year 2018-2019 Academic Year 2015-2016
Province
New Brunswick
41.8
44.0
46.1
Health zones
Zone 1 - Moncton and South-East Area
39.5
43.4
46.8
Zone 2 - Fundy Shore and Saint John Area
43.1
44.9
46.5
Zone 3 - Fredericton and River Valley Area
43.2
44.5
45.9
Zone 4 - Madawaska and North-West Area
40.6
42.7
47.5
Zone 5 - Restigouche Area
41.7
40.3
43.3
Zone 6 - Bathurst and Acadian Peninsula Area
42.0
43.9
45.6
Zone 7 - Miramichi Area
43.0
44.0
43.3
Communities
Bathurst, Beresford, Petit-Rocher Area
39.3
44.3
46.9
Bouctouche, Richibucto, Saint-Antoine Area
38.8
39.0
43.7
Campbellton, Atholville, Tide Head Area
43.0
42.2
43.9
Caraquet, Paquetville, Bertrand Area
43.8
43.7
43.1
Dalhousie, Balmoral, Belledune Area
39.7
37.7
42.6
Dieppe and Memramcook
38.4
46.9
50.9
Douglas, Saint Marys, Doaktown Area
49.5
46.7
42.3
Edmundston, Rivière-Verte, Lac Baker Area
42.2
43.4
51.9
Florenceville-Bristol, Woodstock, Wakefield Area
46.5
41.3
48.2
Fredericton
43.7
47.1
47.8
Grand Bay-Westfield, Westfield, Greenwich Area
48.2
52.3
52.6
Grand Falls, Saint-Léonard, Drummond Area
36.2
40.5
40.8
Hillsborough, Riverside-Albert, Alma Area
37.6
33.9
42.9
Kedgwick, Saint-Quentin and Grimmer
44.7
42.4
48.4
Minto, Chipman, Cambridge-Narrows Area
42.3
40.0
41.9
Miramichi, Rogersville, Blackville Area
43.4
44.6
43.8
Moncton
40.0
43.9
47.6
Nackawic, McAdam, Canterbury Area
41.4
43.6
44.6
Neguac, Alnwick, Esgenoopetitj Area
40.2
39.5
39.0
New Maryland, Kingsclear, Lincoln Area
39.8
37.8
39.1
Oromocto, Gagetown, Fredericton Junction Area
40.3
43.0
43.3
Perth-Andover, Plaster Rock, Tobique Area
37.7
40.8
44.9
Quispamsis, Rothesay, Hampton Area
45.1
47.5
46.1
Riverview and Coverdale
41.9
44.1
46.6
Sackville, Dorchester, Port Elgin Area
39.3
43.1
47.3
Saint John, Simonds and Musquash
42.6
43.5
46.3
Salisbury and Petitcodiac
37.6
38.4
39.0
Shediac, Beaubassin East and Cap-Pelé
38.3
45.7
47.0
Shippagan, Lamèque, Inkerman Area
43.2
41.0
44.6
St. George, Grand Manan, Blacks Harbour Area
41.3
42.2
46.5
St. Stephen, Saint Andrews, Campobello Island Area
43.0
42.6
45.5
Sussex, Norton, Sussex Corner Area
40.6
44.9
48.0
Tracadie and Saint-Isidore
45.5
44.7
46.5
School districts
Anglophone East School District
40.5
42.9
45.5
Anglophone North School District
41.4
43.0
43.6
Anglophone South School District
43.3
44.8
46.4
Anglophone West School District
43.4
44.5
46.1
Anglophone sector
42.4
44.1
45.8
District scolaire francophone Nord-Est
42.5
42.9
45.1
District scolaire francophone Nord-Ouest
41.5
43.4
48.1
District scolaire francophone Sud
38.3
44.3
48.1
Francophone sector
40.2
43.7
47.0
Grades
Grades 6 to 8
44.1
46.4
51.5
Grades 9 to 12
40.1
42.3
42.5
Gender
Woman/Girl
44.3
n/a
n/a
Man/Boy
40.0
n/a
n/a
Sex at birth
Female
43.7
48.4
n/a
Male
40.0
39.4
n/a
Sexual orientation
Sexual minority people
n/a
n/a
n/a
Heterosexual people
n/a
n/a
n/a
Indigenous identity
Indigenous
37.6
39.2
41.0
Non-Indigenous
42.3
44.5
46.4
Immigrant
Immigrants
38.5
42.2
n/a
Non-immigrants
42.2
44.2
n/a
Special needs
Has a special need
38.0
n/a
n/a
No special need
43.9
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 their friends stand by them during difficult times.

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? h) My friends stand by me during difficult times.

Unit

%

Interpretation

Higher is better

NBHC code

SH_RES08_1