Students in grades 6 to 12 who strongly agree or agree that it is safe for younger children to play outside during the day in the area where they live

Table

Unit %

Academic Year 2021-2022 Academic Year 2018-2019 Academic Year 2015-2016
Province
New Brunswick
74.9
83.0
84.1
Health zones
Zone 1 - Moncton and South-East Area
75.1
82.6
84.6
Zone 2 - Fundy Shore and Saint John Area
74.5
84.0
84.2
Zone 3 - Fredericton and River Valley Area
75.1
83.3
85.0
Zone 4 - Madawaska and North-West Area
76.2
82.6
81.7
Zone 5 - Restigouche Area
71.2
78.9
78.4
Zone 6 - Bathurst and Acadian Peninsula Area
76.8
82.2
83.2
Zone 7 - Miramichi Area
71.7
82.7
84.2
Communities
Bathurst, Beresford, Petit-Rocher Area
74.3
81.6
83.9
Bouctouche, Richibucto, Saint-Antoine Area
72.4
80.3
79.2
Campbellton, Atholville, Tide Head Area
71.2
78.4
75.1
Caraquet, Paquetville, Bertrand Area
82.4
82.4
87.4
Dalhousie, Balmoral, Belledune Area
71.2
79.8
81.6
Dieppe and Memramcook
82.8
87.6
88.6
Douglas, Saint Marys, Doaktown Area
76.4
87.3
86.9
Edmundston, Rivière-Verte, Lac Baker Area
76.5
81.5
81.1
Florenceville-Bristol, Woodstock, Wakefield Area
72.7
82.0
82.6
Fredericton
78.8
84.4
86.5
Grand Bay-Westfield, Westfield, Greenwich Area
78.3
89.1
91.7
Grand Falls, Saint-Léonard, Drummond Area
73.0
80.9
80.6
Hillsborough, Riverside-Albert, Alma Area
65.7
85.0
85.9
Kedgwick, Saint-Quentin and Grimmer
83.5
89.0
87.7
Minto, Chipman, Cambridge-Narrows Area
69.2
74.3
81.8
Miramichi, Rogersville, Blackville Area
72.2
83.5
84.4
Moncton
73.2
80.2
83.5
Nackawic, McAdam, Canterbury Area
74.9
86.7
88.4
Neguac, Alnwick, Esgenoopetitj Area
67.3
75.3
81.4
New Maryland, Kingsclear, Lincoln Area
78.9
87.9
85.7
Oromocto, Gagetown, Fredericton Junction Area
70.9
82.9
85.0
Perth-Andover, Plaster Rock, Tobique Area
57.2
80.2
80.9
Quispamsis, Rothesay, Hampton Area
83.1
90.7
89.3
Riverview and Coverdale
75.6
86.1
87.3
Sackville, Dorchester, Port Elgin Area
80.8
85.0
83.7
Saint John, Simonds and Musquash
70.0
79.5
80.6
Salisbury and Petitcodiac
69.6
84.1
83.7
Shediac, Beaubassin East and Cap-Pelé
77.4
81.3
87.8
Shippagan, Lamèque, Inkerman Area
79.3
83.3
83.4
St. George, Grand Manan, Blacks Harbour Area
79.5
85.8
84.6
St. Stephen, Saint Andrews, Campobello Island Area
70.2
84.7
84.3
Sussex, Norton, Sussex Corner Area
73.0
81.8
84.3
Tracadie and Saint-Isidore
76.1
82.7
80.0
School districts
Anglophone East School District
73.1
82.3
84.5
Anglophone North School District
69.5
80.4
81.7
Anglophone South School District
74.4
84.3
84.1
Anglophone West School District
74.5
83.1
85.0
Anglophone sector
73.5
83.0
84.2
District scolaire francophone Nord-Est
76.8
81.7
82.4
District scolaire francophone Nord-Ouest
77.4
83.1
81.0
District scolaire francophone Sud
79.3
83.4
85.8
Francophone sector
78.2
82.8
83.7
Grades
Grades 6 to 8
75.2
82.9
86.4
Grades 9 to 12
74.7
83.0
82.5
Gender
Woman/Girl
74.7
n/a
n/a
Man/Boy
76.9
n/a
n/a
Sex at birth
Female
73.1
82.9
n/a
Male
77.1
83.0
n/a
Sexual orientation
Sexual minority people
n/a
n/a
n/a
Heterosexual people
n/a
n/a
n/a
Indigenous identity
Indigenous
66.2
77.7
77.2
Non-Indigenous
76.2
83.6
84.5
Immigrant
Immigrants
74.8
81.4
n/a
Non-immigrants
74.9
83.2
n/a
Special needs
Has a special need
68.7
n/a
n/a
No special need
78.2
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 strongly agree or agree that it is safe for younger children to play outside during the day in the area where they live.

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 "agree or strongly agree" by the number of respondents who answered "strongly disagree, disagree, neither agree nor disagree, agree or strongly agree" to the question: How do you feel about these statements about the area where you live? b) It is safe for younger children to play outside during the day.

Unit

%

Interpretation

Higher is better

NBHC code

SH_SOC02_1