Communities, Health Zones & NB

Comparison

Madawaska/North-West
Zone 4

Population health outcomes

Self-rated health as very good or excellent - adults (%)
43.8
Self-rated mental health as very good or excellent - adults (%)
64.1
Three or more chronic health conditions - adults (%)
16.6
Potentially avoidable deaths (Rate per 100,000)
No data

Health services

Wait time of less than 1 month to see specialist for first time (%)
49.7
Has a primary health care provider (%)
92.6
Has access to a primary health team (%)
33.0
Ability to get an appointment with their family doctor within 5 days (%)
39.8

Health behaviours

Overweight or obese - children (%)
35.1
Marijuana use within the last 12 months - youth (grades 9-12) (%)
20.4
Heavy drinking - adults (%)
29.0
Perceived life stress (most days are quite a bit or extremely stressful) - adults (%)
28.2

Social and economic factors

Treated fairly in community - youth (%)
40.9
Has been bullied in the past couple of months - youth (%)
54.1
Sense of belonging to community - adults (%)
70.0
Kindergarten school readiness (Anglophone and Francophone children combined) (%)
75.0

Physical environment

Exposure to second-hand smoke in vehicles (%)
6.7
Commuting to and from school actively - youth (%)
19.6
Living in dwellings requiring major repairs (%)
8.0

Resources

Family physicians (FTE) (Rate per 10,000)
13.5
Family physicians (Office-based) (Rate per 10,000)
9.8