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Table 3 Median percentages of adolescents reporting spiritual health as important within provinces and territories, Canada, 2014, un-weighted n = 25,321

From: Inequalities in the spiritual health of young Canadians: a national, cross-sectional study

  Percentage rated as important within the 13 provinces and territoriesa
Boys Girls
Grades 6 to 8 Grades 9 to 10 Grades 6 to 8 Grades 9 to 10
(n = 6721) (n = 5579) (n = 7036) (n = 5985)
Indicator Med Min Max Med Min Max Med Min Max Med Min Max
Overall Spiritual health score 55 43 61 40 26 50 64 44 69 46 34 60
By domain:
Connections to self 82 66 88 77 60 82 83 68 86 80 62 87
Connections to others 76 68 89 71 61 76 82 75 88 81 71 87
Connections to nature 64 60 73 52 43 60 70 59 76 54 46 69
Connections to transcendent 37 26 59 30 16 48 43 25 64 32 15 66
  1. Note: (1) aScore ≥8 out of 10 for each individual domain, ≥32 out of 40 for overall spiritual health score; (2) Med median, Min minimum, and Max maximum of the province/territory values for the percentage of students who rated as important, and; (3) Sample sizes for the provinces and territories ranged from 138 to 1352 for Grades 6 to 8 boys, 135 to 1454 for Grades 6 to 8 girls, 73 to 1198 for Grades 9 to 10 boys, and 65 to 1273 for Grades 9 to 10 girls