Students in grades 6 to 12 who have at least one person who smokes inside their home every day or almost every day

Table

Unit %

Academic Year 2018-2019 Academic Year 2015-2016
Province
New Brunswick
15.1
16.1
Health zones
Zone 1 - Moncton and South-East Area
12.6
13.2
Zone 2 - Fundy Shore and Saint John Area
16.9
16.1
Zone 3 - Fredericton and River Valley Area
15.5
17.6
Zone 4 - Madawaska and North-West Area
16.2
17.6
Zone 5 - Restigouche Area
22.1
21.9
Zone 6 - Bathurst and Acadian Peninsula Area
11.1
14.7
Zone 7 - Miramichi Area
18.8
20.0
Communities
Bathurst, Beresford, Petit-Rocher Area
12.4
15.1
Bouctouche, Richibucto, Saint-Antoine Area
16.6
20.8
Campbellton, Atholville, Tide Head Area
23.1
20.9
Caraquet, Paquetville, Bertrand Area
7.2
12.3
Dalhousie, Balmoral, Belledune Area
20.6
22.9
Dieppe and Memramcook
3.5
3.4
Douglas, Saint Marys, Doaktown Area
24.3
24.8
Edmundston, Rivière-Verte, Lac Baker Area
14.9
15.0
Florenceville-Bristol, Woodstock, Wakefield Area
18.6
20.7
Fredericton
10.2
9.6
Grand Bay-Westfield, Westfield, Greenwich Area
11.8
14.5
Grand Falls, Saint-Léonard, Drummond Area
15.8
18.9
Hillsborough, Riverside-Albert, Alma Area
29.0
21.1
Kedgwick, Saint-Quentin and Grimmer
22.2
24.6
Minto, Chipman, Cambridge-Narrows Area
28.7
35.4
Miramichi, Rogersville, Blackville Area
19.1
20.0
Moncton
13.6
12.9
Nackawic, McAdam, Canterbury Area
23.8
23.0
Neguac, Alnwick, Esgenoopetitj Area
15.9
19.7
New Maryland, Kingsclear, Lincoln Area
15.3
16.6
Oromocto, Gagetown, Fredericton Junction Area
17.2
17.2
Perth-Andover, Plaster Rock, Tobique Area
24.0
28.1
Quispamsis, Rothesay, Hampton Area
10.2
9.9
Riverview and Coverdale
11.1
12.8
Sackville, Dorchester, Port Elgin Area
14.7
17.0
Saint John, Simonds and Musquash
20.5
18.6
Salisbury and Petitcodiac
20.3
22.4
Shediac, Beaubassin East and Cap-Pelé
8.8
9.1
Shippagan, Lamèque, Inkerman Area
9.3
14.7
St. George, Grand Manan, Blacks Harbour Area
22.1
20.9
St. Stephen, Saint Andrews, Campobello Island Area
18.8
19.2
Sussex, Norton, Sussex Corner Area
17.9
16.0
Tracadie and Saint-Isidore
11.8
15.8
School districts
Anglophone East School District
15.8
15.9
Anglophone North School District
22.3
22.5
Anglophone South School District
17.2
16.4
Anglophone West School District
16.3
18.5
Anglophone sector
17.2
17.8
District scolaire francophone Nord-Est
11.2
15.2
District scolaire francophone Nord-Ouest
15.8
16.1
District scolaire francophone Sud
6.9
7.1
Francophone sector
9.9
11.7
Grades
Grades 6 to 8
15.2
15.0
Grades 9 to 12
15.1
16.7
Gender
Woman/Girl
n/a
n/a
Man/Boy
n/a
n/a
Sex at birth
Female
14.4
n/a
Male
15.8
n/a
Sexual orientation
Sexual minority people
n/a
n/a
Heterosexual people
n/a
n/a
Indigenous identity
Indigenous
27.0
27.6
Non-Indigenous
13.8
15.4
Immigrant
Immigrants
11.7
n/a
Non-immigrants
15.4
n/a
Special needs
Has a special need
n/a
n/a
No special need
n/a
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 have at least one person who smokes inside their home every day or almost every day.

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 "1 person, 2 person, 3 person, 4 people or 5 or more people" by the number of respondents who answered "none, 1 person, 2 person, 3 person, 4 people or 5 or more people" to the question: Excluding yourself, how many people smoke inside your home every day or almost every day? Do not count those who smoke outside.

Unit

%

Interpretation

Lower is better

NBHC code

SH_SMO13_1