Communities, Health Zones & NB

Comparison

St. George Area
St. George

Population health outcomes

Self-rated health as very good or excellent - adults (%)
47
Self-rated mental health as very good or excellent - adults (%)
58.3
Three or more chronic health conditions - adults (%)
20.5
Potentially avoidable deaths (Rate per 100,000)
236.3

Health services

Wait time of less than 1 month to see specialist for first time (%)
49.1
Has a primary health care provider (%)
91.9
Has access to a primary health team (%)
35.5
Ability to get an appointment with their family doctor within 5 days (%)
66.7

Health behaviours

Overweight or obese - children (%)
44.2
Marijuana use within the last 12 months - youth (grades 9-12) (%)
33.4
Heavy drinking - adults (%)
37
Perceived life stress (most days are quite a bit or extremely stressful) - adults (%)
21.7

Social and economic factors

Treated fairly in community - youth (%)
35.9
Has been bullied in the past couple of months - youth (%)
56
Sense of belonging to community - adults (%)
63
Kindergarten school readiness (Anglophone and Francophone children combined) (%)
86

Physical environment

Exposure to second-hand smoke in vehicles (%)
9
Commuting to and from school actively - youth (%)
14.2
Living in dwellings requiring major repairs (%)
11

Resources

Family physicians (FTE) (Rate per 10,000)
8.1
Family physicians (Office-based) (Rate per 10,000)
5.5