Students in grades 6 to 12 who identify themselves as heterosexual

Table

Unit %

Academic Year 2022-2023 Academic Year 2021-2022 Academic Year 2018-2019
Province
New Brunswick
78.8
78.4 - 79.1
77.4
83.8
Health zones
Zone 1 - Moncton and South-East Area
79.1
78.5 - 79.7
76.8
83.0
Zone 2 - Fundy Shore and Saint John Area
77.3
76.6 - 78.0
76.3
83.6
Zone 3 - Fredericton and River Valley Area
77.0
76.2 - 77.7
76.3
81.7
Zone 4 - Madawaska and North-West Area
84.2
83.0 - 85.4
82.1
88.0
Zone 5 - Restigouche Area
80.3
78.4 - 82.3
76.9
86.5
Zone 6 - Bathurst and Acadian Peninsula Area
81.4
80.3 - 82.5
81.4
88.2
Zone 7 - Miramichi Area
80.6
79.2 - 81.9
79.8
84.5
Communities
Bathurst, Beresford, Petit-Rocher Area
78.5
76.7 - 80.3
79.8
85.4
Bouctouche, Richibucto, Saint-Antoine Area
82.5
80.7 - 84.4
80.1
84.0
Campbellton, Atholville, Tide Head Area
80.9
78.5 - 83.4
77.9
83.1
Caraquet, Paquetville, Bertrand Area
85.7
83.1 - 88.4
85.2
89.6
Dalhousie, Balmoral, Belledune Area
79.5
76.4 - 82.7
75.4
91.2
Dieppe and Memramcook
82.5
81.0 - 84.1
81.8
85.8
Douglas, Saint Marys, Doaktown Area
77.7
73.6 - 81.9
82.6
85.6
Edmundston, Rivière-Verte, Lac Baker Area
84.0
82.3 - 85.7
82.3
88.5
Florenceville-Bristol, Woodstock, Wakefield Area
80.2
78.5 - 81.8
80.9
82.4
Fredericton
76.7
75.6 - 77.8
75.2
81.5
Grand Bay-Westfield, Westfield, Greenwich Area
n/a
74.1
81.5
Grand Falls, Saint-Léonard, Drummond Area
82.6
80.6 - 84.7
80.3
85.9
Hillsborough, Riverside-Albert, Alma Area
79.2
74.4 - 84.0
80.2
90.0
Kedgwick, Saint-Quentin and Grimmer
89.8
87.0 - 92.6
85.8
88.3
Minto, Chipman, Cambridge-Narrows Area
75.9
72.4 - 79.3
77.9
80.4
Miramichi, Rogersville, Blackville Area
80.3
78.8 - 81.8
79.7
84.3
Moncton
77.5
76.5 - 78.4
75.2
80.4
Nackawic, McAdam, Canterbury Area
81.4
78.3 - 84.5
82.5
87.4
Neguac, Alnwick, Esgenoopetitj Area
82.8
78.8 - 86.8
80.2
85.6
New Maryland, Kingsclear, Lincoln Area
83.5
80.1 - 86.9
84.3
79.3
Oromocto, Gagetown, Fredericton Junction Area
71.5
69.6 - 73.4
70.8
78.1
Perth-Andover, Plaster Rock, Tobique Area
78.2
75.0 - 81.4
79.8
85.4
Quispamsis, Rothesay, Hampton Area
79.6
78.3 - 80.8
78.7
85.5
Riverview and Coverdale
77.3
75.4 - 79.2
74.9
84.1
Sackville, Dorchester, Port Elgin Area
72.0
68.8 - 75.3
69.4
80.7
Saint John, Simonds and Musquash
75.1
74.0 - 76.2
73.8
81.8
Salisbury and Petitcodiac
81.9
79.7 - 84.1
77.1
86.3
Shediac, Beaubassin East and Cap-Pelé
82.4
80.2 - 84.7
79.8
86.4
Shippagan, Lamèque, Inkerman Area
82.0
79.1 - 84.8
81.2
91.1
St. George, Grand Manan, Blacks Harbour Area
80.9
78.0 - 83.8
81.8
86.4
St. Stephen, Saint Andrews, Campobello Island Area
76.0
73.5 - 78.5
75.9
85.1
Sussex, Norton, Sussex Corner Area
81.2
79.1 - 83.2
78.9
84.0
Tracadie and Saint-Isidore
84.0
81.8 - 86.2
82.1
91.2
School districts
Anglophone East School District
76.9
76.1 - 77.7
75.0
81.8
Anglophone North School District
77.2
76.1 - 78.4
75.4
81.5
Anglophone South School District
77.1
76.4 - 77.9
76.3
83.6
Anglophone West School District
76.8
76.1 - 77.5
76.3
82.0
Anglophone sector
77.0
76.6 - 77.4
75.9
82.4
District scolaire francophone Nord-Est
83.7
82.7 - 84.8
83.3
90.1
District scolaire francophone Nord-Ouest
86.2
84.9 - 87.4
83.8
88.7
District scolaire francophone Sud
82.2
81.3 - 83.1
79.3
84.6
Francophone sector
83.4
82.8 - 84.0
81.4
87.2
Grades
Grades 6 to 8
77.5
76.9 - 78.0
75.9
81.2
Grades 9 to 12
79.6
79.1 - 80.0
78.4
85.4
Gender
Woman/Girl
76.2
75.7 - 76.8
74.8
n/a
Man/Boy
89.4
89.0 - 89.7
89.8
n/a
Non-binary
5.2
4.3 - 6.0
3.3
n/a
Sex at birth
Female
69.2
68.7 - 69.7
66.6
79.0
Male
89.1
88.7 - 89.5
89.4
89.0
Sexual identity
Minority sexual identity
0.0
0.0
n/a
Heterosexual
100.0
100.0 - 100.0
100.0
n/a
LGBTQ2+ Status
LGBTQ2+ person
1.8
1.6 - 2.0
1.6
n/a
Non LGBTQ2+ person
100.0
100.0 - 100.0
100.0
n/a
Race
White
79.9
79.5 - 80.2
78.1
n/a
South Asian
78.9
75.5 - 82.2
78.1
n/a
Other
71.2
68.5 - 73.9
74.3
n/a
Middle Eastern
88.1
86.2 - 90.0
85.6
n/a
Latino
78.2
75.7 - 80.7
75.4
n/a
East/Southeast Asian
78.2
76.6 - 79.9
79.6
n/a
Black
83.5
82.1 - 85.0
80.7
n/a
Indigenous identity
Indigenous
72.6
71.1 - 74.1
69.6
77.7
Non-Indigenous
80.1
79.7 - 80.5
78.4
84.3
Food poverty
Food poverty
70.6
69.2 - 72.0
69.4
n/a
No food poverty
79.3
78.9 - 79.6
77.6
n/a
Immigrant
Immigrants
81.4
80.5 - 82.4
80.4
82.2
Non-immigrants
78.4
78.0 - 78.8
77.1
83.9
Special needs
Has a special need
66.5
65.8 - 67.2
64.6
n/a
No special need
85.5
85.2 - 85.9
84.4
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 identify themselves as heterosexual.

Source

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

Calculations

This indicator is calculated by dividing the number of respondents who answered "heterosexual" by the number of respondents who answered "heterosexual, homosexuel, bisexual, pansexual, Two-Spirit, asexual, I am not yet sure of my sexual identity or please specify" to the question: Which of the following best describes you?

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_SEO02_1

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