Students in grades 6 to 12 who have a learning exceptionality or special education need, based on the choices provided in the questionnaire

Table

Unit %

Academic Year 2021-2022
Province
New Brunswick
34.8
Health zones
Zone 1 - Moncton and South-East Area
34.8
Zone 2 - Fundy Shore and Saint John Area
37.2
Zone 3 - Fredericton and River Valley Area
34.4
Zone 4 - Madawaska and North-West Area
28.1
Zone 5 - Restigouche Area
36.6
Zone 6 - Bathurst and Acadian Peninsula Area
35.1
Zone 7 - Miramichi Area
31.7
Communities
Bathurst, Beresford, Petit-Rocher Area
34.7
Bouctouche, Richibucto, Saint-Antoine Area
33.5
Campbellton, Atholville, Tide Head Area
36.2
Caraquet, Paquetville, Bertrand Area
32.2
Dalhousie, Balmoral, Belledune Area
37.1
Dieppe and Memramcook
30.4
Douglas, Saint Marys, Doaktown Area
33.7
Edmundston, Rivière-Verte, Lac Baker Area
27.5
Florenceville-Bristol, Woodstock, Wakefield Area
29.9
Fredericton
33.9
Grand Bay-Westfield, Westfield, Greenwich Area
33.1
Grand Falls, Saint-Léonard, Drummond Area
28.4
Hillsborough, Riverside-Albert, Alma Area
40.4
Kedgwick, Saint-Quentin and Grimmer
30.6
Minto, Chipman, Cambridge-Narrows Area
33.6
Miramichi, Rogersville, Blackville Area
31.5
Moncton
35.8
Nackawic, McAdam, Canterbury Area
34.8
Neguac, Alnwick, Esgenoopetitj Area
32.8
New Maryland, Kingsclear, Lincoln Area
33.7
Oromocto, Gagetown, Fredericton Junction Area
41.8
Perth-Andover, Plaster Rock, Tobique Area
30.9
Quispamsis, Rothesay, Hampton Area
36.5
Riverview and Coverdale
40.1
Sackville, Dorchester, Port Elgin Area
34.6
Saint John, Simonds and Musquash
38.5
Salisbury and Petitcodiac
33.6
Shediac, Beaubassin East and Cap-Pelé
30.2
Shippagan, Lamèque, Inkerman Area
39.1
St. George, Grand Manan, Blacks Harbour Area
37.8
St. Stephen, Saint Andrews, Campobello Island Area
37.1
Sussex, Norton, Sussex Corner Area
33.7
Tracadie and Saint-Isidore
35.7
School districts
Anglophone East School District
37.4
Anglophone North School District
36.5
Anglophone South School District
37.5
Anglophone West School District
34.5
Anglophone sector
36.4
District scolaire francophone Nord-Est
34.1
District scolaire francophone Nord-Ouest
27.3
District scolaire francophone Sud
30.1
Francophone sector
30.9
Grades
Grades 6 to 8
30.7
Grades 9 to 12
37.9
Gender
Woman/Girl
35.8
Man/Boy
30.4
Non-binary
62.0
Sex at birth
Female
38.5
Male
30.7
Race
White
36.0
South Asian
28.6
Other
45.7
Middle Eastern
26.8
Latino
37.6
East/Southeast Asian
24.4
Black
33.8
Indigenous identity
Indigenous
47.3
Non-Indigenous
33.8
Immigrant
Immigrants
23.3
Non-immigrants
36.3
Special needs
Has a special need
100.0
No special need
0.0
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 have a learning exceptionality or special education need, based on the choices provided in the questionnaire.

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 selected "yes, to at least 1 of the 12 response options" by the "total number of respondents" to the question: Have you received any of the following diagnoses? If so, please select which one(s). Autism / Asperger’s syndrome, Behavioural disorder, Blind or low vision, Deaf or hard-of-hearing, Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) or attention deficit disorder (ADD), Intellectual disability, Language / speech impairment, Learning disability, Physical disability, Mental illness (for example, depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder), Gifted, or Please specify.

Notes

This indicator has replaced SH_SENAL_1, which was previously available on our Web site. Due to changes in our 2021-2022 edition of the questionnaire, this indicator cannot be compared to previous versions. 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_SENAV_1