Students in grades 6 to 12 who report that learning new things is very important or important to them

Table

Unit %

Academic Year 2021-2022 Academic Year 2018-2019 Academic Year 2015-2016
Province
New Brunswick
89.3
88.4
89.0
Health zones
Zone 1 - Moncton and South-East Area
89.6
89.1
90.8
Zone 2 - Fundy Shore and Saint John Area
88.8
87.7
89.2
Zone 3 - Fredericton and River Valley Area
89.4
88.1
88.0
Zone 4 - Madawaska and North-West Area
88.9
90.0
87.7
Zone 5 - Restigouche Area
87.1
88.1
87.2
Zone 6 - Bathurst and Acadian Peninsula Area
89.0
88.4
89.0
Zone 7 - Miramichi Area
90.7
88.8
86.3
Communities
Bathurst, Beresford, Petit-Rocher Area
89.1
88.7
90.9
Bouctouche, Richibucto, Saint-Antoine Area
87.5
87.7
89.7
Campbellton, Atholville, Tide Head Area
86.2
88.1
87.1
Caraquet, Paquetville, Bertrand Area
89.4
86.3
88.0
Dalhousie, Balmoral, Belledune Area
88.3
88.2
87.3
Dieppe and Memramcook
90.4
89.1
91.5
Douglas, Saint Marys, Doaktown Area
88.6
89.4
86.9
Edmundston, Rivière-Verte, Lac Baker Area
90.3
89.6
88.3
Florenceville-Bristol, Woodstock, Wakefield Area
89.8
90.1
87.7
Fredericton
90.1
89.0
91.4
Grand Bay-Westfield, Westfield, Greenwich Area
90.2
89.2
95.8
Grand Falls, Saint-Léonard, Drummond Area
87.8
93.6
87.1
Hillsborough, Riverside-Albert, Alma Area
85.8
86.2
90.3
Kedgwick, Saint-Quentin and Grimmer
84.7
87.7
87.4
Minto, Chipman, Cambridge-Narrows Area
90.7
85.1
84.6
Miramichi, Rogersville, Blackville Area
90.8
88.6
86.2
Moncton
90.6
90.1
91.6
Nackawic, McAdam, Canterbury Area
89.5
86.0
86.7
Neguac, Alnwick, Esgenoopetitj Area
89.8
90.9
87.2
New Maryland, Kingsclear, Lincoln Area
89.0
84.0
82.0
Oromocto, Gagetown, Fredericton Junction Area
86.9
85.8
84.6
Perth-Andover, Plaster Rock, Tobique Area
88.9
85.6
88.1
Quispamsis, Rothesay, Hampton Area
90.4
90.6
89.8
Riverview and Coverdale
89.4
88.2
90.8
Sackville, Dorchester, Port Elgin Area
89.0
88.6
88.4
Saint John, Simonds and Musquash
88.2
86.4
89.4
Salisbury and Petitcodiac
88.3
87.7
85.5
Shediac, Beaubassin East and Cap-Pelé
88.1
88.8
93.4
Shippagan, Lamèque, Inkerman Area
89.9
89.2
86.6
St. George, Grand Manan, Blacks Harbour Area
86.2
86.4
86.9
St. Stephen, Saint Andrews, Campobello Island Area
87.7
87.2
89.3
Sussex, Norton, Sussex Corner Area
89.6
85.6
87.2
Tracadie and Saint-Isidore
88.1
88.7
89.0
School districts
Anglophone East School District
90.0
89.2
90.1
Anglophone North School District
89.6
88.2
87.2
Anglophone South School District
88.9
87.6
89.1
Anglophone West School District
89.4
88.1
87.8
Anglophone sector
89.4
88.2
88.6
District scolaire francophone Nord-Est
88.7
88.3
88.2
District scolaire francophone Nord-Ouest
88.5
89.5
87.8
District scolaire francophone Sud
89.4
89.4
92.3
Francophone sector
89.0
89.1
90.0
Grades
Grades 6 to 8
89.7
89.3
91.2
Grades 9 to 12
88.9
87.8
87.6
Gender
Woman/Girl
90.5
n/a
n/a
Man/Boy
89.5
n/a
n/a
Non-binary
81.1
n/a
n/a
Sex at birth
Female
89.4
88.8
n/a
Male
89.4
88.1
n/a
Race
White
89.5
n/a
n/a
South Asian
92.7
n/a
n/a
Other
88.7
n/a
n/a
Middle Eastern
93.5
n/a
n/a
Latino
89.8
n/a
n/a
East/Southeast Asian
93.7
n/a
n/a
Black
89.2
n/a
n/a
Indigenous identity
Indigenous
86.0
85.8
85.6
Non-Indigenous
89.7
88.8
89.2
Immigrant
Immigrants
93.4
92.2
n/a
Non-immigrants
88.9
88.2
n/a
Special needs
Has a special need
85.0
n/a
n/a
No special need
91.6
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 report that learning new things is very important or important to them.

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 "important or very important" by the number of respondents who answered "not at all important, not very important, important or very important" to the question: How important are each of the following to you: e) Learning new things

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_VAL05_1