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2 Aug 2011
Topics: Evaluation, Monitoring, Healthcare, Whānau, Quality of Life, Resilience, Socio-economic status
This booklet looks at Whānau Ora – an approach that empowers New Zealand whānau to transform their futures by taking control of their lives. Introduced in 2010, Whānau Ora is driven by a focus on outcomes: that whānau will be self-managing, living healthy lifestyles, participating fully in society,...
Topics: Poverty & Child Poverty, Unemployment, Families & Whānau, Parenting, Policy, Children, Socio-economic status, Monitoring, Abuse & Neglect
Ministry of Social Development commissioned the University of Auckland’s to consider how predictive modelling could be used to target early intervention to reduce the risk of child abuse and neglect, and improve outcomes for children and young people. The University of Auckland’s research developed a...
16 Apr 2015
Topics: Monitoring, Research, Diet & Nutrition, Healthcare, Obesity, Quality of Life, Socio-economic status
Obesity is New Zealand’s leading modifiable risk factor for health loss. A number of diseases, including type 2 diabetes, ischaemic heart disease, ischaemic stroke and some cancers, are associated with excess body weight. Health loss can lead to premature death; life expectancy for the extremely obese is shortened by 8 to10...
2 Aug 2007
Topics: Monitoring, Research, Income & Wealth, Inequality, Disease, Healthcare, Socio-economic status
This is the fourth report in the Deacades of Disparity series. It updates the earlier reports by providing estimates of ethnic inequalities and income gradients in mortality (all-cause and by-cause) for 2001- 04. The report is an output of the New Zealand Census - Mortality Study, an ongoing record linkage...
Topics: Monitoring, Research, Advocacy, Community Development, Conflict & Conflict Resolution, Crime & Safety, Economic Growth, Employment & Labour, Housing & Homelessness, Income & Wealth, Schools, Secondary Education, Tertiary Education, Families & Whānau, Relationships, Drugs & Alcohol, Healthcare, Mental Health, Women, Socio-economic status, Sport & Recreation, Customs & Traditions, Discrimination, Gender, Language, Race & Ethnicity, Information & Communications Technology, Media & Communications
This site provides social indicators for New Zealand society. The indicators are used to measure social outcomes and monitor trends over time, and to make comparisons with other countries.
2 May 2006
Topics: Healthcare, Monitoring, Evaluation, Public Service, Socio-economic status, Race & Ethnicity, Gender
This report provides hospital discharges by age, gender, ethnicity, socio-economic deprivation, admission, and discharge types. The report also includes data on the average length of stay, percentage of day cases to total cases.
Topics: Monitoring, Research, Advocacy, Peer Support, Support Groups, Community Development, Voluntary & Community, Conflict & Conflict Resolution, Emergency Services & Disaster Relief, Family Violence, Economic Growth, Employment & Labour, Housing & Homelessness, Poverty & Child Poverty, Natural Disasters, Sustainability, Transport, Healthcare, Mental Health, Arts and Culture, Lifestyle & Standard of Living, Quality of Life, Resilience, Socio-economic status, Sport & Recreation
The CERA Wellbeing Survey is an opportunity for residents of greater Christchurch to say how they're going and what they think about the earthquake recovery. It's conducted every six months by CERA and partner agencies with the participation of a random selection of around 2,500 greater Christchurch residents.
6 Apr 2006
Topics: Evaluation, Monitoring, Inequality, Policy, Healthcare, Disability, Socio-economic status, Race & Ethnicity
Tatau Kahukura: Māori Health Chart Book is a richly detailed report that offers a descriptive analysis of data, along with statistical information, that is accessible and presented in an easy-to-use format. This report provides a picture of the health status of the Māori population compared to non-Māori. Key indicators relate to...
with: Ministry of Social Development: MSD, Ministry of Education: MoE, Inland Revenue Department: IRD, Statistics New Zealand
Topics: Monitoring, Income & Wealth, Tertiary Education, Governance & Kaitiakitanga, Socio-economic status
The Student Loan Scheme Annual Report has been tabled in Parliament each year since 2001 and provides public accountability information to government and New Zealanders to show that the scheme is achieving its primary objective – ensuring that tertiary education is financially attainable to all New Zealanders. Each report...
Topics: Evaluation, Monitoring, Human Rights & Civil Liberties, Te Āo Māori, Māori, Migrants, Pacific People, Population Shifts, Lifestyle & Standard of Living, Quality of Life, Socio-economic status, Customs & Traditions, Language, Race & Ethnicity
The year 2011 was dominated by the Canterbury earthquakes, the hosting of the Rugby World Cup, the environmental consequences of the foundering of the container ship Rena in the Bay of Plenty, and the General Election. Each of these major events had their particular race relations dimension. The Canterbury...
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