Students in grades 6 to 12 who report that their sex at birth was female

Table

Unit %

Academic Year 2022-2023 Academic Year 2021-2022 Academic Year 2018-2019
Province
New Brunswick
50.2
49.8 - 50.6
50.4
50.2
Health zones
Zone 1 - Moncton and South-East Area
49.7
49.0 - 50.4
50.4
49.7
Zone 2 - Fundy Shore and Saint John Area
49.9
49.1 - 50.7
50.5
50.5
Zone 3 - Fredericton and River Valley Area
50.6
49.8 - 51.5
50.4
50.0
Zone 4 - Madawaska and North-West Area
52.0
50.5 - 53.6
52.7
50.9
Zone 5 - Restigouche Area
51.6
49.2 - 53.9
52.0
51.9
Zone 6 - Bathurst and Acadian Peninsula Area
49.5
48.1 - 50.9
49.2
51.4
Zone 7 - Miramichi Area
50.7
49.0 - 52.3
49.3
48.4
Communities
Bathurst, Beresford, Petit-Rocher Area
49.9
47.9 - 52.0
49.3
50.0
Bouctouche, Richibucto, Saint-Antoine Area
49.7
47.4 - 52.0
49.6
49.8
Campbellton, Atholville, Tide Head Area
49.3
46.3 - 52.4
50.9
52.3
Caraquet, Paquetville, Bertrand Area
51.2
47.6 - 54.8
49.0
50.2
Dalhousie, Balmoral, Belledune Area
54.7
51.0 - 58.4
53.6
51.4
Dieppe and Memramcook
49.6
47.6 - 51.5
50.6
49.9
Douglas, Saint Marys, Doaktown Area
45.8
41.0 - 50.7
44.5
47.7
Edmundston, Rivière-Verte, Lac Baker Area
52.8
50.6 - 55.0
53.1
50.8
Florenceville-Bristol, Woodstock, Wakefield Area
48.7
46.7 - 50.8
49.2
48.4
Fredericton
51.9
50.6 - 53.1
51.1
51.0
Grand Bay-Westfield, Westfield, Greenwich Area
n/a
53.7
49.0
Grand Falls, Saint-Léonard, Drummond Area
51.8
49.2 - 54.4
51.4
52.2
Hillsborough, Riverside-Albert, Alma Area
47.6
41.9 - 53.3
53.1
47.3
Kedgwick, Saint-Quentin and Grimmer
49.4
44.8 - 54.0
54.5
50.1
Minto, Chipman, Cambridge-Narrows Area
49.1
45.1 - 53.0
49.0
46.4
Miramichi, Rogersville, Blackville Area
50.2
48.4 - 52.0
48.8
48.7
Moncton
49.8
48.8 - 50.9
50.3
50.5
Nackawic, McAdam, Canterbury Area
51.8
47.8 - 55.7
48.9
49.1
Neguac, Alnwick, Esgenoopetitj Area
54.2
49.0 - 59.4
52.9
46.2
New Maryland, Kingsclear, Lincoln Area
49.5
45.1 - 53.9
49.8
48.6
Oromocto, Gagetown, Fredericton Junction Area
50.7
48.6 - 52.7
50.7
50.9
Perth-Andover, Plaster Rock, Tobique Area
48.6
44.8 - 52.3
50.4
48.5
Quispamsis, Rothesay, Hampton Area
50.1
48.6 - 51.6
51.1
51.5
Riverview and Coverdale
50.3
48.1 - 52.4
50.3
48.9
Sackville, Dorchester, Port Elgin Area
46.4
43.0 - 49.9
50.3
47.4
Saint John, Simonds and Musquash
48.9
47.7 - 50.0
49.8
49.7
Salisbury and Petitcodiac
49.8
47.0 - 52.6
48.7
48.2
Shediac, Beaubassin East and Cap-Pelé
50.8
47.9 - 53.7
53.0
48.8
Shippagan, Lamèque, Inkerman Area
49.5
46.0 - 53.1
49.5
53.1
St. George, Grand Manan, Blacks Harbour Area
49.1
45.5 - 52.7
48.5
52.4
St. Stephen, Saint Andrews, Campobello Island Area
52.7
50.0 - 55.5
49.7
50.4
Sussex, Norton, Sussex Corner Area
50.8
48.3 - 53.3
53.0
50.2
Tracadie and Saint-Isidore
47.7
44.9 - 50.5
48.7
54.1
School districts
Anglophone East School District
49.4
48.5 - 50.4
50.0
49.3
Anglophone North School District
50.5
49.2 - 51.9
50.4
50.4
Anglophone South School District
50.0
49.2 - 50.8
50.6
50.6
Anglophone West School District
50.7
49.9 - 51.5
50.6
50.1
Anglophone sector
50.2
49.7 - 50.6
50.4
50.1
District scolaire francophone Nord-Est
49.8
48.5 - 51.2
49.2
51.0
District scolaire francophone Nord-Ouest
52.0
50.3 - 53.7
52.6
50.5
District scolaire francophone Sud
49.9
48.8 - 51.0
50.5
49.9
Francophone sector
50.3
49.5 - 51.0
50.5
50.3
Grades
Grades 6 to 8
50.0
49.5 - 50.6
50.4
49.7
Grades 9 to 12
50.3
49.8 - 50.8
50.5
50.5
Gender
Woman/Girl
99.3
99.2 - 99.4
99.3
n/a
Man/Boy
2.1
1.9 - 2.2
2.0
n/a
Non-binary
80.5
79.0 - 82.0
82.8
n/a
Sex at birth
Female
100.0
100.0 - 100.0
100.0
100.0
Male
0.0
0.0
0.0
Sexual identity
Minority sexual identity
74.4
73.7 - 75.2
76.6
n/a
Heterosexual
44.4
44.0 - 44.9
43.7
n/a
LGBTQ2+ Status
LGBTQ2+ person
73.8
73.1 - 74.6
76.1
n/a
Non LGBTQ2+ person
44.4
44.0 - 44.9
43.7
n/a
Race
White
49.8
49.3 - 50.3
50.6
n/a
South Asian
49.9
46.1 - 53.7
47.5
n/a
Other
53.2
50.4 - 56.0
49.7
n/a
Middle Eastern
47.8
45.1 - 50.6
48.3
n/a
Latino
47.6
44.7 - 50.6
53.1
n/a
East/Southeast Asian
49.6
47.7 - 51.5
49.7
n/a
Black
41.0
39.1 - 42.8
41.7
n/a
Indigenous identity
Indigenous
50.5
48.8 - 52.1
49.5
47.7
Non-Indigenous
50.9
50.4 - 51.3
50.7
50.4
Food poverty
Food poverty
46.1
44.6 - 47.6
45.0
n/a
No food poverty
51.0
50.5 - 51.4
51.8
n/a
Immigrant
Immigrants
51.0
49.9 - 52.2
51.0
52.1
Non-immigrants
50.1
49.7 - 50.6
50.4
50.2
Special needs
Has a special need
55.9
55.2 - 56.6
56.1
n/a
No special need
47.1
46.6 - 47.6
47.5
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 that their sex at birth was female.

Source

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

Calculations

This indicator is calculated by dividing the number of respondents who answered "female" by the number of respondents who answered "male or female" to the question: What was your sex at birth?

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_SEX01_2

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