Communities, Health Zones & NB

Comparison

Fredericton
Fredericton

Population health outcomes

Self-rated health as very good or excellent - adults (%)
57.1
Self-rated mental health as very good or excellent - adults (%)
63.0
Three or more chronic health conditions - adults (%)
17.1
Potentially avoidable deaths (Rate per 100,000)
181.2

Health services

Wait time of less than 1 month to see specialist for first time (%)
41.8
Has a primary health care provider (%)
86.4
Has access to a primary health team (%)
33.3
Ability to get an appointment with their family doctor within 5 days (%)
55.4

Health behaviours

Overweight or obese - children (%)
30.7
Marijuana use within the last 12 months - youth (grades 9-12) (%)
19.8
Heavy drinking - adults (%)
35.0
Perceived life stress (most days are quite a bit or extremely stressful) - adults (%)
20.2

Social and economic factors

Treated fairly in community - youth (%)
42.0
Has been bullied in the past couple of months - youth (%)
47.9
Sense of belonging to community - adults (%)
67.0
Kindergarten school readiness (Anglophone and Francophone children combined) (%)
90.9

Physical environment

Exposure to second-hand smoke in vehicles (%)
4.0
Commuting to and from school actively - youth (%)
25.4
Living in dwellings requiring major repairs (%)
6.1

Resources

Family physicians (FTE) (Rate per 10,000)
10.5
Family physicians (Office-based) (Rate per 10,000)
8.6