Students in grades 6 to 12 who identify themselves as heterosexual

Table

Unit %

Academic Year 2021-2022 Academic Year 2018-2019
Province
New Brunswick
77.4
83.8
Health zones
Zone 1 - Moncton and South-East Area
76.8
83.0
Zone 2 - Fundy Shore and Saint John Area
76.3
83.6
Zone 3 - Fredericton and River Valley Area
76.3
81.7
Zone 4 - Madawaska and North-West Area
82.1
88.0
Zone 5 - Restigouche Area
76.9
86.5
Zone 6 - Bathurst and Acadian Peninsula Area
81.4
88.2
Zone 7 - Miramichi Area
79.8
84.5
Communities
Bathurst, Beresford, Petit-Rocher Area
79.8
85.4
Bouctouche, Richibucto, Saint-Antoine Area
80.1
84.0
Campbellton, Atholville, Tide Head Area
77.9
83.1
Caraquet, Paquetville, Bertrand Area
85.2
89.6
Dalhousie, Balmoral, Belledune Area
75.4
91.2
Dieppe and Memramcook
81.8
85.8
Douglas, Saint Marys, Doaktown Area
82.6
85.6
Edmundston, Rivière-Verte, Lac Baker Area
82.3
88.5
Florenceville-Bristol, Woodstock, Wakefield Area
80.9
82.4
Fredericton
75.2
81.5
Grand Bay-Westfield, Westfield, Greenwich Area
74.1
81.5
Grand Falls, Saint-Léonard, Drummond Area
80.3
85.9
Hillsborough, Riverside-Albert, Alma Area
80.2
90.0
Kedgwick, Saint-Quentin and Grimmer
85.8
88.3
Minto, Chipman, Cambridge-Narrows Area
77.9
80.4
Miramichi, Rogersville, Blackville Area
79.7
84.3
Moncton
75.2
80.4
Nackawic, McAdam, Canterbury Area
82.5
87.4
Neguac, Alnwick, Esgenoopetitj Area
80.2
85.6
New Maryland, Kingsclear, Lincoln Area
84.3
79.3
Oromocto, Gagetown, Fredericton Junction Area
70.8
78.1
Perth-Andover, Plaster Rock, Tobique Area
79.8
85.4
Quispamsis, Rothesay, Hampton Area
78.7
85.5
Riverview and Coverdale
74.9
84.1
Sackville, Dorchester, Port Elgin Area
69.4
80.7
Saint John, Simonds and Musquash
73.8
81.8
Salisbury and Petitcodiac
77.1
86.3
Shediac, Beaubassin East and Cap-Pelé
79.8
86.4
Shippagan, Lamèque, Inkerman Area
81.2
91.1
St. George, Grand Manan, Blacks Harbour Area
81.8
86.4
St. Stephen, Saint Andrews, Campobello Island Area
75.9
85.1
Sussex, Norton, Sussex Corner Area
78.9
84.0
Tracadie and Saint-Isidore
82.1
91.2
School districts
Anglophone East School District
75.0
81.8
Anglophone North School District
75.4
81.5
Anglophone South School District
76.3
83.6
Anglophone West School District
76.3
82.0
Anglophone sector
75.9
82.4
District scolaire francophone Nord-Est
83.3
90.1
District scolaire francophone Nord-Ouest
83.8
88.7
District scolaire francophone Sud
79.3
84.6
Francophone sector
81.4
87.2
Grades
Grades 6 to 8
75.9
81.2
Grades 9 to 12
78.4
85.4
Gender
Woman/Girl
74.8
n/a
Man/Boy
89.8
n/a
Non-binary
3.3
n/a
Sex at birth
Female
66.6
79.0
Male
89.4
89.0
Race
White
78.1
n/a
South Asian
78.1
n/a
Other
74.3
n/a
Middle Eastern
85.6
n/a
Latino
75.4
n/a
East/Southeast Asian
79.6
n/a
Black
80.7
n/a
Indigenous identity
Indigenous
69.6
77.7
Non-Indigenous
78.4
84.3
Immigrant
Immigrants
80.4
82.2
Non-immigrants
77.1
83.9
Special needs
Has a special need
64.6
n/a
No special need
84.4
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 identify themselves as heterosexual.

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 "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