Communities, Health Zones & NB

Comparison

Grand Bay-Westfield Area
Grand Bay-Westfield

Population health outcomes

Self-rated health as very good or excellent - adults (%)
58.3
Self-rated mental health as very good or excellent - adults (%)
58.7
Three or more chronic health conditions - adults (%)
20.8
Potentially avoidable deaths (Rate per 100,000)
256.9

Health services

Wait time of less than 1 month to see specialist for first time (%)
32.5
Has a primary health care provider (%)
97.0
Has access to a primary health team (%)
40.5
Ability to get an appointment with their family doctor within 5 days (%)
53.3

Health behaviours

Overweight or obese - children (%)
27.0
Marijuana use within the last 12 months - youth (grades 9-12) (%)
F
Heavy drinking - adults (%)
28.0
Perceived life stress (most days are quite a bit or extremely stressful) - adults (%)
3.7

Social and economic factors

Treated fairly in community - youth (%)
48.2
Has been bullied in the past couple of months - youth (%)
56.2
Sense of belonging to community - adults (%)
62.0
Kindergarten school readiness (Anglophone and Francophone children combined) (%)
94.9

Physical environment

Exposure to second-hand smoke in vehicles (%)
15.0
Commuting to and from school actively - youth (%)
43.6
Living in dwellings requiring major repairs (%)
9.1

Resources

Family physicians (FTE) (Rate per 10,000)
9.6
Family physicians (Office-based) (Rate per 10,000)
7.5