Communities, Health Zones & NB

Comparison

Shediac Area
Shediac

Population health outcomes

Self-rated health as very good or excellent - adults (%)
48.6
Self-rated mental health as very good or excellent - adults (%)
60.9
Three or more chronic health conditions - adults (%)
20.0
Potentially avoidable deaths (Rate per 100,000)
186.2

Health services

Wait time of less than 1 month to see specialist for first time (%)
47.0
Has a primary health care provider (%)
96.1
Has access to a primary health team (%)
23.4
Ability to get an appointment with their family doctor within 5 days (%)
55.2

Health behaviours

Overweight or obese - children (%)
31.8
Marijuana use within the last 12 months - youth (grades 9-12) (%)
17.4
Heavy drinking - adults (%)
29.0
Perceived life stress (most days are quite a bit or extremely stressful) - adults (%)
16.9

Social and economic factors

Treated fairly in community - youth (%)
45.3
Has been bullied in the past couple of months - youth (%)
58.0
Sense of belonging to community - adults (%)
67.0
Kindergarten school readiness (Anglophone and Francophone children combined) (%)
67.0

Physical environment

Exposure to second-hand smoke in vehicles (%)
12.0
Commuting to and from school actively - youth (%)
22.8
Living in dwellings requiring major repairs (%)
8.0

Resources

Family physicians (FTE) (Rate per 10,000)
5.3
Family physicians (Office-based) (Rate per 10,000)
5.1