Citizens receiving home care services from the Extra-Mural Program who reported that they received services from a social worker in the last 2 months

Table

Unit %

Year 2021 Year 2018 Year 2015 Year 2012
Province
New Brunswick
13.6
12.8 - 14.4
14.6
13.8 - n/a
15.8
14.8 - 16.7
16.7
15.6 - 17.8
Health zones
Zone 1 - Moncton and South-East Area
10.5
9.0 - 12.0
11.4
9.8 - n/a
13.0
11.3 - 14.8
14.7
12.5 - 16.8
Zone 2 - Fundy Shore and Saint John Area
12.8
11.1 - 14.4
14.3
12.4 - n/a
14.4
12.5 - 16.4
12.5
10.5 - 14.5
Zone 3 - Fredericton and River Valley Area
10.7
9.2 - 12.2
11.5
9.9 - n/a
13.3
11.4 - 15.3
15.4
13.0 - 17.8
Zone 4 - Madawaska and North-West Area
23.1
19.6 - 26.5
22.4
19.2 - n/a
24.1
20.8 - 27.5
23.1
19.3 - 27.0
Zone 5 - Restigouche Area
13.2
9.6 - 16.9
16.1
12.0 - n/a
15.4
11.7 - 19.1
20.7
15.6 - 25.8
Zone 6 - Bathurst and Acadian Peninsula Area
18.4
15.5 - 21.3
22.4
19.4 - n/a
20.6
17.3 - 23.8
25.8
21.6 - 30.0
Zone 7 - Miramichi Area
19.6
15.4 - 23.9
13.8
10.3 - n/a
17.2
13.6 - 20.7
17.8
13.4 - 22.2
Communities
Bathurst, Beresford, Petit-Rocher Area
18.2
13.7 - 22.6
14.7
10.0 - n/a
14.0
8.9 - 19.0
20.5
14.0 - 27.1
Bouctouche, Richibucto, Saint-Antoine Area
8.8
5.4 - 12.1
12.9
8.5 - n/a
14.1
9.0 - 19.2
21.5
14.9 - 28.1
Campbellton, Atholville, Tide Head Area
10.4
5.6 - 15.2
14.1
8.8 - n/a
15.5
10.1 - 21.0
21.1
14.1 - 28.2
Caraquet, Paquetville, Bertrand Area
12.0
6.5 - 17.5
22.3
15.9 - n/a
21.1
14.3 - 27.8
20.5
12.1 - 29.0
Dalhousie, Balmoral, Belledune Area
15.8
10.3 - 21.3
18.2
11.8 - n/a
15.3
10.1 - 20.5
20.1
12.6 - 27.7
Dieppe and Memramcook
12.7
7.3 - 18.1
11.1
6.2 - n/a
13.2
7.6 - 18.8
9.9
3.5 - 16.4
Douglas, Saint Marys, Doaktown Area
12.4
5.7 - 19.1
9.9
4.1 - n/a
S
15.1
5.9 - 24.2
Edmundston, Rivière-Verte, Lac Baker Area
24.1
19.4 - 28.8
25.0
20.7 - n/a
22.0
17.5 - 26.5
21.7
16.5 - 26.9
Florenceville-Bristol, Woodstock, Wakefield Area
9.9
7.0 - 12.8
14.1
10.4 - n/a
11.6
8.2 - 15.1
16.0
11.4 - 20.6
Fredericton
10.4
7.6 - 13.2
10.3
7.3 - n/a
11.4
7.7 - 15.0
12.6
7.7 - 17.5
Grand Bay-Westfield, Westfield, Greenwich Area
S
S
S
S
Grand Falls, Saint-Léonard, Drummond Area
19.3
13.9 - 24.8
23.1
17.2 - n/a
26.3
20.7 - 31.9
26.5
19.7 - 33.3
Hillsborough, Riverside-Albert, Alma Area
S
S
S
S
Kedgwick, Saint-Quentin and Grimmer
32.5
18.9 - 46.1
11.1
4.4 - n/a
26.5
14.6 - 38.4
18.6
6.9 - 30.2
Minto, Chipman, Cambridge-Narrows Area
15.4
8.0 - 22.7
14.1
7.6 - n/a
15.8
7.2 - 24.4
12.7
4.7 - 20.8
Miramichi, Rogersville, Blackville Area
19.6
14.9 - 24.2
16.1
12.1 - n/a
16.5
12.6 - 20.4
17.2
12.4 - 22.1
Moncton
13.8
10.8 - 16.8
11.6
8.9 - n/a
15.4
12.1 - 18.6
15.6
12.0 - 19.2
Nackawic, McAdam, Canterbury Area
8.9
3.3 - 14.4
10.7
4.9 - n/a
17.1
10.1 - 24.1
22.1
11.8 - 32.3
Neguac, Alnwick, Esgenoopetitj Area
20.1
9.1 - 31.1
S
20.1
10.9 - 29.3
20.4
9.2 - 31.5
New Maryland, Kingsclear, Lincoln Area
4.8
1.5 - 8.1
12.6
6.9 - n/a
12.8
6.5 - 19.1
S
Oromocto, Gagetown, Fredericton Junction Area
9.9
5.1 - 14.7
8.7
4.0 - n/a
19.6
10.5 - 28.6
13.5
5.4 - 21.5
Perth-Andover, Plaster Rock, Tobique Area
18.1
11.8 - 24.5
9.4
4.6 - n/a
17.1
10.4 - 23.9
22.2
13.6 - 30.8
Quispamsis, Rothesay, Hampton Area
15.6
11.1 - 20.1
11.6
7.2 - n/a
9.7
4.9 - 14.4
13.6
7.9 - 19.4
Riverview and Coverdale
8.5
4.5 - 12.4
9.7
5.2 - n/a
10.4
5.3 - 15.5
11.7
5.9 - 17.4
Sackville, Dorchester, Port Elgin Area
11.7
6.3 - 17.2
S
9.6
4.1 - 15.0
S
Saint John, Simonds and Musquash
13.2
10.3 - 16.0
16.6
13.3 - n/a
13.3
10.3 - 16.3
11.6
8.5 - 14.7
Salisbury and Petitcodiac
S
20.5
9.6 - n/a
S
S
Shediac, Beaubassin East and Cap-Pelé
7.0
3.4 - 10.6
12.2
8.5 - n/a
13.5
9.4 - 17.5
16.7
10.7 - 22.8
Shippagan, Lamèque, Inkerman Area
16.1
9.5 - 22.7
35.3
26.9 - n/a
25.1
18.1 - 32.1
34.3
23.7 - 44.9
St. George, Grand Manan, Blacks Harbour Area
12.0
7.7 - 16.3
16.4
10.9 - n/a
15.0
9.6 - 20.4
11.2
6.1 - 16.2
St. Stephen, Saint Andrews, Campobello Island Area
9.6
6.1 - 13.0
13.7
9.5 - n/a
17.1
12.0 - 22.1
16.2
10.2 - 22.1
Sussex, Norton, Sussex Corner Area
15.5
10.5 - 20.4
11.9
7.3 - n/a
18.9
13.5 - 24.3
13.9
8.5 - 19.3
Tracadie and Saint-Isidore
26.3
18.8 - 33.8
21.3
15.8 - n/a
24.3
16.5 - 32.1
31.6
22.2 - 41.0
Age
18-64
18.8
16.5 - 21.2
19.1
17.0 - n/a
18.9
16.8 - 21.0
19.4
17.3 - 21.5
65 and over
12.1
11.2 - 13.0
13.1
12.1 - n/a
14.7
13.6 - 15.7
15.1
13.8 - 16.4
Gender
Woman/Girl
15.4
14.3 - 16.6
15.3
14.2 - n/a
16.8
15.6 - 18.1
16.2
14.7 - 17.6
Man/Boy
11.2
10.1 - 12.4
13.7
12.4 - n/a
14.4
13.0 - 15.8
17.6
15.9 - 19.4
Language
Preferred language of service: English
12.3
11.4 - 13.3
12.9
11.9 - n/a
14.1
13.1 - 15.2
14.4
13.2 - 15.6
Preferred language of service: French
18.7
16.6 - 20.7
20.3
18.4 - n/a
19.7
17.6 - 21.7
22.9
20.5 - 25.4
Indigenous identity
Indigenous
12.6
5.5 - 19.7
18.2
10.7 - n/a
12.3
6.3 - 18.3
25.4
17.9 - 32.9
Non-Indigenous
13.5
12.6 - 14.4
14.6
13.7 - n/a
15.8
14.8 - 16.7
16.4
15.3 - 17.5
Education level
High school or less
14.7
13.6 - 15.8
15.0
14.0 - n/a
16.2
15.1 - 17.4
17.7
16.4 - 19.1
Postsecondary
11.6
10.2 - 13.0
13.8
12.3 - n/a
14.4
12.6 - 16.2
12.3
10.3 - 14.2
Household income
Less than $25,000
18.9
17.2 - 20.6
19.9
18.4 - n/a
19.4
17.8 - 21.0
20.1
18.3 - 21.9
$25,000 to less than $60,000
11.1
9.7 - 12.5
12.5
11.1 - n/a
13.4
11.8 - 15.1
13.8
12.0 - 15.6
$60,000 or more
8.5
6.2 - 10.9
8.5
6.0 - n/a
8.2
5.5 - 10.9
9.1
6.1 - 12.1
n/a = Not applicable / not available
S = Data was suppressed due to low respondent counts

About

This indicator is the percentage of citizens receiving home care services from the Extra-Mural Program who reported that they received services from a social worker in the last 2 months.

Source

New Brunswick Health Council, Home Care Survey

Calculations

This indicator is calculated by dividing the number of respondents who answered "yes" by the number of respondents who answered "yes or no" to the question: Have you received home care services from any of the following health professionals in the last 2 months? Social worker

Notes

The 2021 edition of the Home Care Survey was conducted during the COVID-19 pandemic. While the pandemic did not influence the survey’s response rate, users are advised to use the survey data with caution, especially when creating estimates for small sub-populations or when comparing it to other editions of the survey.

Unit

%

NBHC code

XM_STFSW_1