Communities, Health Zones & NB

Comparison

Edmundston Area
Edmundston

Population health outcomes

Self-rated health as very good or excellent - adults (%)
45.0
Self-rated mental health as very good or excellent - adults (%)
65.0
Three or more chronic health conditions - adults (%)
16.0
Potentially avoidable deaths (Rate per 100,000)
187.6

Health services

Wait time of less than 1 month to see specialist for first time (%)
50.6
Has a primary health care provider (%)
94.4
Has access to a primary health team (%)
36.0
Ability to get an appointment with their family doctor within 5 days (%)
41.3

Health behaviours

Overweight or obese - children (%)
34.5
Marijuana use within the last 12 months - youth (grades 9-12) (%)
18.2
Heavy drinking - adults (%)
37.0
Perceived life stress (most days are quite a bit or extremely stressful) - adults (%)
29.6

Social and economic factors

Treated fairly in community - youth (%)
45.3
Has been bullied in the past couple of months - youth (%)
53.5
Sense of belonging to community - adults (%)
70.0
Kindergarten school readiness (Anglophone and Francophone children combined) (%)
76.2

Physical environment

Exposure to second-hand smoke in vehicles (%)
13.0
Commuting to and from school actively - youth (%)
14.5
Living in dwellings requiring major repairs (%)
7.9

Resources

Family physicians (FTE) (Rate per 10,000)
14.0
Family physicians (Office-based) (Rate per 10,000)
11.1