Communities, Health Zones & NB

Comparison

Caraquet Area
Caraquet

Population health outcomes

Self-rated health as very good or excellent - adults (%)
46.3
Self-rated mental health as very good or excellent - adults (%)
66.0
Three or more chronic health conditions - adults (%)
16.2
Potentially avoidable deaths (Rate per 100,000)
189.4

Health services

Wait time of less than 1 month to see specialist for first time (%)
50.0
Has a primary health care provider (%)
96.6
Has access to a primary health team (%)
33.0
Ability to get an appointment with their family doctor within 5 days (%)
50.8

Health behaviours

Overweight or obese - children (%)
32.2
Marijuana use within the last 12 months - youth (grades 9-12) (%)
21.4
Heavy drinking - adults (%)
28.0
Perceived life stress (most days are quite a bit or extremely stressful) - adults (%)
18.8

Social and economic factors

Treated fairly in community - youth (%)
37.9
Has been bullied in the past couple of months - youth (%)
43.8
Sense of belonging to community - adults (%)
62.0
Kindergarten school readiness (Anglophone and Francophone children combined) (%)
92.3

Physical environment

Exposure to second-hand smoke in vehicles (%)
9.0
Commuting to and from school actively - youth (%)
17.7
Living in dwellings requiring major repairs (%)
11.2

Resources

Family physicians (FTE) (Rate per 10,000)
13.4
Family physicians (Office-based) (Rate per 10,000)
9.9