Communities, Health Zones & NB

Comparison

Shippagan Area
Shippagan

Population health outcomes

Self-rated health as very good or excellent - adults (%)
35.6
Self-rated mental health as very good or excellent - adults (%)
61.6
Three or more chronic health conditions - adults (%)
18.1
Potentially avoidable deaths (Rate per 100,000)
176.3

Health services

Wait time of less than 1 month to see specialist for first time (%)
27.8
Has a primary health care provider (%)
92.4
Has access to a primary health team (%)
36.3
Ability to get an appointment with their family doctor within 5 days (%)
42.2

Health behaviours

Overweight or obese - children (%)
40.9
Marijuana use within the last 12 months - youth (grades 9-12) (%)
26.6
Heavy drinking - adults (%)
19.0
Perceived life stress (most days are quite a bit or extremely stressful) - adults (%)
11.5

Social and economic factors

Treated fairly in community - youth (%)
38.1
Has been bullied in the past couple of months - youth (%)
46.7
Sense of belonging to community - adults (%)
66.0
Kindergarten school readiness (Anglophone and Francophone children combined) (%)
77.9

Physical environment

Exposure to second-hand smoke in vehicles (%)
9.0
Commuting to and from school actively - youth (%)
18.3
Living in dwellings requiring major repairs (%)
10.1

Resources

Family physicians (FTE) (Rate per 10,000)
5.2
Family physicians (Office-based) (Rate per 10,000)
5.5