Communities, Health Zones & NB

Comparison

Hillsborough Area
Hillsborough

Population health outcomes

Self-rated health as very good or excellent - adults (%)
44.2
Self-rated mental health as very good or excellent - adults (%)
58.1
Three or more chronic health conditions - adults (%)
29.1
Potentially avoidable deaths (Rate per 100,000)
208.8

Health services

Wait time of less than 1 month to see specialist for first time (%)
42.3
Has a primary health care provider (%)
93.9
Has access to a primary health team (%)
38.9
Ability to get an appointment with their family doctor within 5 days (%)
67.6

Health behaviours

Overweight or obese - children (%)
31.0
Marijuana use within the last 12 months - youth (grades 9-12) (%)
27.7
Heavy drinking - adults (%)
F
Perceived life stress (most days are quite a bit or extremely stressful) - adults (%)
16.1

Social and economic factors

Treated fairly in community - youth (%)
37.8
Has been bullied in the past couple of months - youth (%)
54.2
Sense of belonging to community - adults (%)
65.0
Kindergarten school readiness (Anglophone and Francophone children combined) (%)
90.0

Physical environment

Exposure to second-hand smoke in vehicles (%)
21.0
Commuting to and from school actively - youth (%)
26.3
Living in dwellings requiring major repairs (%)
15.0

Resources

Family physicians (FTE) (Rate per 10,000)
5.5
Family physicians (Office-based) (Rate per 10,000)
5.5