Communities, Health Zones & NB

Comparison

Perth-Andover Area
Perth-Andover

Population health outcomes

Self-rated health as very good or excellent - adults (%)
40.0
Self-rated mental health as very good or excellent - adults (%)
56.6
Three or more chronic health conditions - adults (%)
23.9
Potentially avoidable deaths (Rate per 100,000)
318.2

Health services

Wait time of less than 1 month to see specialist for first time (%)
60.5
Has a primary health care provider (%)
94.3
Has access to a primary health team (%)
38.3
Ability to get an appointment with their family doctor within 5 days (%)
75.4

Health behaviours

Overweight or obese - children (%)
45.8
Marijuana use within the last 12 months - youth (grades 9-12) (%)
42.3
Heavy drinking - adults (%)
23.0
Perceived life stress (most days are quite a bit or extremely stressful) - adults (%)
24.8

Social and economic factors

Treated fairly in community - youth (%)
34.5
Has been bullied in the past couple of months - youth (%)
57.6
Sense of belonging to community - adults (%)
79.0
Kindergarten school readiness (Anglophone and Francophone children combined) (%)
85.2

Physical environment

Exposure to second-hand smoke in vehicles (%)
4.0
Commuting to and from school actively - youth (%)
17.1
Living in dwellings requiring major repairs (%)
15.8

Resources

Family physicians (FTE) (Rate per 10,000)
19.9
Family physicians (Office-based) (Rate per 10,000)
11.6