Communities, Health Zones & NB

Comparison

Miramichi Area
Miramichi

Population health outcomes

Self-rated health as very good or excellent - adults (%)
47.3
Self-rated mental health as very good or excellent - adults (%)
55.4
Three or more chronic health conditions - adults (%)
21.7
Potentially avoidable deaths (Rate per 100,000)
220.7

Health services

Wait time of less than 1 month to see specialist for first time (%)
43.8
Has a primary health care provider (%)
95.1
Has access to a primary health team (%)
35.5
Ability to get an appointment with their family doctor within 5 days (%)
53.3

Health behaviours

Overweight or obese - children (%)
42.0
Marijuana use within the last 12 months - youth (grades 9-12) (%)
33.5
Heavy drinking - adults (%)
19.0
Perceived life stress (most days are quite a bit or extremely stressful) - adults (%)
22.1

Social and economic factors

Treated fairly in community - youth (%)
35.0
Has been bullied in the past couple of months - youth (%)
53.4
Sense of belonging to community - adults (%)
75.0
Kindergarten school readiness (Anglophone and Francophone children combined) (%)
85.3

Physical environment

Exposure to second-hand smoke in vehicles (%)
5.0
Commuting to and from school actively - youth (%)
15.0
Living in dwellings requiring major repairs (%)
10.2

Resources

Family physicians (FTE) (Rate per 10,000)
12.9
Family physicians (Office-based) (Rate per 10,000)
8.4