Students in grades 6 to 12 who report vaping, in any amount, at present (vaping daily or occasionally)

Table

Unit %

Academic Year 2021-2022
Province
New Brunswick
16.5
Health zones
Zone 1 - Moncton and South-East Area
13.5
Zone 2 - Fundy Shore and Saint John Area
17.2
Zone 3 - Fredericton and River Valley Area
15.4
Zone 4 - Madawaska and North-West Area
19.9
Zone 5 - Restigouche Area
22.1
Zone 6 - Bathurst and Acadian Peninsula Area
19.7
Zone 7 - Miramichi Area
22.4
Communities
Bathurst, Beresford, Petit-Rocher Area
17.2
Bouctouche, Richibucto, Saint-Antoine Area
20.1
Campbellton, Atholville, Tide Head Area
20.6
Caraquet, Paquetville, Bertrand Area
20.4
Dalhousie, Balmoral, Belledune Area
24.2
Dieppe and Memramcook
7.4
Douglas, Saint Marys, Doaktown Area
18.7
Edmundston, Rivière-Verte, Lac Baker Area
18.0
Florenceville-Bristol, Woodstock, Wakefield Area
19.6
Fredericton
11.8
Grand Bay-Westfield, Westfield, Greenwich Area
5.2
Grand Falls, Saint-Léonard, Drummond Area
20.6
Hillsborough, Riverside-Albert, Alma Area
30.3
Kedgwick, Saint-Quentin and Grimmer
27.0
Minto, Chipman, Cambridge-Narrows Area
17.6
Miramichi, Rogersville, Blackville Area
22.0
Moncton
11.8
Nackawic, McAdam, Canterbury Area
24.0
Neguac, Alnwick, Esgenoopetitj Area
25.1
New Maryland, Kingsclear, Lincoln Area
22.6
Oromocto, Gagetown, Fredericton Junction Area
16.0
Perth-Andover, Plaster Rock, Tobique Area
26.0
Quispamsis, Rothesay, Hampton Area
16.1
Riverview and Coverdale
14.7
Sackville, Dorchester, Port Elgin Area
14.5
Saint John, Simonds and Musquash
19.0
Salisbury and Petitcodiac
20.9
Shediac, Beaubassin East and Cap-Pelé
13.2
Shippagan, Lamèque, Inkerman Area
28.0
St. George, Grand Manan, Blacks Harbour Area
18.9
St. Stephen, Saint Andrews, Campobello Island Area
12.7
Sussex, Norton, Sussex Corner Area
17.3
Tracadie and Saint-Isidore
19.5
School districts
Anglophone East School District
14.9
Anglophone North School District
23.9
Anglophone South School District
17.5
Anglophone West School District
16.2
Anglophone sector
17.2
District scolaire francophone Nord-Est
19.8
District scolaire francophone Nord-Ouest
20.1
District scolaire francophone Sud
9.5
Francophone sector
14.7
Grades
Grades 6 to 8
5.7
Grades 9 to 12
24.4
Gender
Woman/Girl
18.2
Man/Boy
14.5
Non-binary
17.6
Sex at birth
Female
18.1
Male
14.7
Sexual identity
Minority sexual identity
18.6
Heterosexual
16.9
LGBTQ2+ Status
LGBTQ2+ person
18.5
Non LGBTQ2+ person
16.9
Race
White
17.7
South Asian
6.0
Other
14.4
Middle Eastern
11.5
Latino
20.4
East/Southeast Asian
8.7
Black
15.5
Indigenous identity
Indigenous
28.4
Non-Indigenous
15.9
Food poverty
Food poverty
28.4
No food poverty
15.5
Immigrant
Immigrants
8.9
Non-immigrants
17.3
Special needs
Has a special need
24.3
No special need
12.3
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 vaping, in any amount, at present (vaping daily or occasionally).

Source

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

Calculations

This indicator is calculated by dividing the number of respondents who answered "less than once a week, at least once a week, but not every day or every day" by the number of respondents who answered "I do not use e-cigarettes, less than once a week, at least once a week, but not every day or every day" to the question: How often do you use e-cigarettes at present?

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_VAP03_1