Communities, Health Zones & NB

Comparison

New Brunswick
New Brunswick/Nouveau-Brunswick

Population health outcomes

Self-rated health as very good or excellent - adults (%)
49.0
Self-rated mental health as very good or excellent - adults (%)
60.7
Three or more chronic health conditions - adults (%)
19.9
Potentially avoidable deaths (Rate per 100,000)
No data

Health services

Wait time of less than 1 month to see specialist for first time (%)
44.1
Has a primary health care provider (%)
92.8
Has access to a primary health team (%)
32.8
Ability to get an appointment with their family doctor within 5 days (%)
55.8

Health behaviours

Overweight or obese - children (%)
35.1
Marijuana use within the last 12 months - youth (grades 9-12) (%)
26.0
Heavy drinking - adults (%)
30.0
Perceived life stress (most days are quite a bit or extremely stressful) - adults (%)
23.0

Social and economic factors

Treated fairly in community - youth (%)
39.0
Has been bullied in the past couple of months - youth (%)
52.0
Sense of belonging to community - adults (%)
68.0
Kindergarten school readiness (Anglophone and Francophone children combined) (%)
84.0

Physical environment

Exposure to second-hand smoke in vehicles (%)
8.0
Commuting to and from school actively - youth (%)
22.6
Living in dwellings requiring major repairs (%)
8.3

Resources

Family physicians (FTE) (Rate per 10,000)
10.6
Family physicians (Office-based) (Rate per 10,000)
8.4