Students in grades 6 to 12 who report they have opportunities to develop skills that will be useful later in life (like job skills and skills to care for others)

Table

Unit %

Academic Year 2022-2023 Academic Year 2021-2022 Academic Year 2018-2019 Academic Year 2015-2016
Province
New Brunswick
35.8
35.4 - 36.2
40.3
41.3
44.7
Health zones
Zone 1 - Moncton and South-East Area
35.6
34.9 - 36.4
39.6
40.4
46.3
Zone 2 - Fundy Shore and Saint John Area
35.1
34.3 - 35.9
40.7
41.3
43.3
Zone 3 - Fredericton and River Valley Area
36.9
36.1 - 37.8
41.0
41.3
43.6
Zone 4 - Madawaska and North-West Area
35.3
33.8 - 36.9
39.3
43.7
51.7
Zone 5 - Restigouche Area
34.8
32.5 - 37.1
37.8
37.2
44.9
Zone 6 - Bathurst and Acadian Peninsula Area
37.9
36.5 - 39.3
40.8
44.4
45.4
Zone 7 - Miramichi Area
33.4
31.8 - 35.0
40.0
40.1
38.5
Communities
Bathurst, Beresford, Petit-Rocher Area
36.3
34.2 - 38.3
39.8
43.6
45.8
Bouctouche, Richibucto, Saint-Antoine Area
32.6
30.3 - 34.9
37.0
34.5
43.2
Campbellton, Atholville, Tide Head Area
37.3
34.2 - 40.3
38.8
41.1
50.3
Caraquet, Paquetville, Bertrand Area
34.3
30.8 - 37.8
39.8
42.9
46.1
Dalhousie, Balmoral, Belledune Area
31.2
27.6 - 34.7
36.3
31.9
39.6
Dieppe and Memramcook
37.1
35.2 - 39.1
39.7
47.9
53.6
Douglas, Saint Marys, Doaktown Area
33.3
28.6 - 38.1
48.6
42.2
41.0
Edmundston, Rivière-Verte, Lac Baker Area
37.3
35.1 - 39.5
41.6
45.5
56.9
Florenceville-Bristol, Woodstock, Wakefield Area
39.7
37.7 - 41.7
45.7
41.5
45.0
Fredericton
38.7
37.5 - 39.9
41.5
42.1
46.6
Grand Bay-Westfield, Westfield, Greenwich Area
n/a
51.0
55.5
60.8
Grand Falls, Saint-Léonard, Drummond Area
31.5
29.0 - 34.0
34.2
41.9
44.6
Hillsborough, Riverside-Albert, Alma Area
27.2
21.9 - 32.6
30.7
33.2
45.6
Kedgwick, Saint-Quentin and Grimmer
37.5
33.0 - 42.0
41.5
38.2
50.2
Minto, Chipman, Cambridge-Narrows Area
31.6
27.8 - 35.3
38.0
42.4
43.2
Miramichi, Rogersville, Blackville Area
34.2
32.4 - 35.9
40.9
40.1
38.4
Moncton
37.3
36.2 - 38.4
41.4
40.9
46.8
Nackawic, McAdam, Canterbury Area
38.4
34.5 - 42.3
36.1
38.6
42.3
Neguac, Alnwick, Esgenoopetitj Area
26.6
21.7 - 31.5
32.5
40.7
38.9
New Maryland, Kingsclear, Lincoln Area
39.0
34.6 - 43.4
47.5
39.8
39.7
Oromocto, Gagetown, Fredericton Junction Area
32.4
30.5 - 34.4
36.8
39.0
38.9
Perth-Andover, Plaster Rock, Tobique Area
29.5
26.0 - 33.0
37.3
41.3
40.2
Quispamsis, Rothesay, Hampton Area
35.1
33.7 - 36.6
42.1
40.8
44.9
Riverview and Coverdale
34.2
32.1 - 36.3
38.7
39.9
43.6
Sackville, Dorchester, Port Elgin Area
32.5
29.2 - 35.8
40.2
40.2
41.4
Saint John, Simonds and Musquash
35.6
34.4 - 36.8
39.1
40.4
42.3
Salisbury and Petitcodiac
33.1
30.4 - 35.8
37.3
36.4
39.7
Shediac, Beaubassin East and Cap-Pelé
34.0
31.1 - 36.9
37.0
38.6
48.8
Shippagan, Lamèque, Inkerman Area
41.4
37.8 - 45.0
40.3
43.3
46.5
St. George, Grand Manan, Blacks Harbour Area
32.1
28.6 - 35.6
39.7
38.6
40.7
St. Stephen, Saint Andrews, Campobello Island Area
33.4
30.7 - 36.1
42.0
42.1
39.7
Sussex, Norton, Sussex Corner Area
33.6
31.1 - 36.0
41.5
43.4
44.4
Tracadie and Saint-Isidore
41.1
38.2 - 43.9
43.8
47.5
43.7
School districts
Anglophone East School District
36.0
35.1 - 36.9
40.3
39.8
44.0
Anglophone North School District
34.3
32.9 - 35.6
38.7
39.3
39.8
Anglophone South School District
34.9
34.1 - 35.7
40.8
41.0
43.1
Anglophone West School District
36.9
36.1 - 37.7
41.0
41.2
43.6
Anglophone sector
35.7
35.3 - 36.2
40.5
40.6
43.0
District scolaire francophone Nord-Est
37.1
35.7 - 38.4
40.6
43.4
45.4
District scolaire francophone Nord-Ouest
35.6
34.0 - 37.3
40.1
44.1
52.2
District scolaire francophone Sud
35.6
34.4 - 36.7
39.0
42.4
50.0
Francophone sector
36.0
35.3 - 36.8
39.7
43.0
48.8
Grades
Grades 6 to 8
40.2
39.6 - 40.8
44.5
45.2
52.8
Grades 9 to 12
32.8
32.3 - 33.3
37.3
38.6
39.2
Gender
Woman/Girl
37.2
36.6 - 37.8
41.7
n/a
n/a
Man/Boy
36.2
35.6 - 36.8
41.2
n/a
n/a
Non-binary
22.3
20.7 - 23.9
23.8
n/a
n/a
Sex at birth
Female
35.5
35.0 - 36.1
39.4
41.9
n/a
Male
36.2
35.6 - 36.8
41.4
40.7
n/a
Sexual identity
Minority sexual identity
27.2
26.4 - 28.1
28.7
n/a
n/a
Heterosexual
38.1
37.6 - 38.5
43.6
n/a
n/a
LGBTQ2+ Status
LGBTQ2+ person
27.3
26.5 - 28.1
28.8
n/a
n/a
Non LGBTQ2+ person
38.1
37.6 - 38.6
43.6
n/a
n/a
Race
White
35.7
35.2 - 36.1
41.0
n/a
n/a
South Asian
46.2
42.3 - 50.0
46.8
n/a
n/a
Other
36.1
33.3 - 38.9
40.6
n/a
n/a
Middle Eastern
42.9
40.0 - 45.8
42.2
n/a
n/a
Latino
38.1
35.2 - 41.0
43.5
n/a
n/a
East/Southeast Asian
36.1
34.2 - 37.9
40.6
n/a
n/a
Black
39.0
37.1 - 40.9
44.4
n/a
n/a
Indigenous identity
Indigenous
34.1
32.5 - 35.7
33.7
38.5
37.9
Non-Indigenous
36.5
36.0 - 36.9
41.3
41.8
45.1
Food poverty
Food poverty
21.9
20.6 - 23.2
28.1
n/a
n/a
No food poverty
36.9
36.5 - 37.3
41.2
n/a
n/a
Immigrant
Immigrants
41.1
39.9 - 42.3
44.2
42.1
n/a
Non-immigrants
35.1
34.7 - 35.6
39.9
41.2
n/a
Special needs
Has a special need
31.0
30.4 - 31.6
33.9
n/a
n/a
No special need
38.5
38.0 - 39.0
43.8
n/a
n/a
n/a = Not applicable / not available
S = Data suppressed due to confidentiality requirements and/or small sample size

About

This indicator is the percentage of students in grades 6 to 12 who report they have opportunities to develop skills that will be useful later in life (like job skills and skills to care for others).

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? i) I have opportunities to develop skills that will be useful later in life (like job skills and skills to care for others).

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

%

Interpretation

Higher is better

NBHC code

SH_RES09_1

Charts

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