Communities, Health Zones & NB

Comparison

Sussex Area
Sussex

Population health outcomes

Self-rated health as very good or excellent - adults (%)
49.1
Self-rated mental health as very good or excellent - adults (%)
63.4
Three or more chronic health conditions - adults (%)
22.2
Potentially avoidable deaths (Rate per 100,000)
245.7

Health services

Wait time of less than 1 month to see specialist for first time (%)
36.8
Has a primary health care provider (%)
94.3
Has access to a primary health team (%)
41.8
Ability to get an appointment with their family doctor within 5 days (%)
57.0

Health behaviours

Overweight or obese - children (%)
41.6
Marijuana use within the last 12 months - youth (grades 9-12) (%)
28.0
Heavy drinking - adults (%)
36.0
Perceived life stress (most days are quite a bit or extremely stressful) - adults (%)
19.5

Social and economic factors

Treated fairly in community - youth (%)
40.1
Has been bullied in the past couple of months - youth (%)
50.7
Sense of belonging to community - adults (%)
71.0
Kindergarten school readiness (Anglophone and Francophone children combined) (%)
90.6

Physical environment

Exposure to second-hand smoke in vehicles (%)
8.0
Commuting to and from school actively - youth (%)
20.6
Living in dwellings requiring major repairs (%)
9.2

Resources

Family physicians (FTE) (Rate per 10,000)
6.8
Family physicians (Office-based) (Rate per 10,000)
5.6