Communities, Health Zones & NB

Comparison

St. Stephen Area
St. Stephen

Population health outcomes

Self-rated health as very good or excellent - adults (%)
46.5
Self-rated mental health as very good or excellent - adults (%)
59.0
Three or more chronic health conditions - adults (%)
23.6
Potentially avoidable deaths (Rate per 100,000)
277.7

Health services

Wait time of less than 1 month to see specialist for first time (%)
32.6
Has a primary health care provider (%)
93.1
Has access to a primary health team (%)
25.7
Ability to get an appointment with their family doctor within 5 days (%)
67.0

Health behaviours

Overweight or obese - children (%)
45.0
Marijuana use within the last 12 months - youth (grades 9-12) (%)
25.0
Heavy drinking - adults (%)
30.0
Perceived life stress (most days are quite a bit or extremely stressful) - adults (%)
29.0

Social and economic factors

Treated fairly in community - youth (%)
36.7
Has been bullied in the past couple of months - youth (%)
54.0
Sense of belonging to community - adults (%)
67.0
Kindergarten school readiness (Anglophone and Francophone children combined) (%)
92.4

Physical environment

Exposure to second-hand smoke in vehicles (%)
10.0
Commuting to and from school actively - youth (%)
25.9
Living in dwellings requiring major repairs (%)
10.2

Resources

Family physicians (FTE) (Rate per 10,000)
9.8
Family physicians (Office-based) (Rate per 10,000)
7.4