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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...
2 Nov 2010
This report provides an overview of tobacco use in New Zealand, predominantly for the year 2009. It includes findings from the 2009 New Zealand Tobacco Use Survey (NZTUS) and other relevant sources of data. There have been three comprehensive national tobacco use surveys conducted in New Zealand: in 2006, 2008...
4 Dec 2014
Topics: Monitoring, Research, Drugs & Alcohol, Healthcare, Lifestyle & Standard of Living, Quality of Life
The tobacco use report presents key findings from the New Zealand Health Survey 2012/13 about tobacco use. It provides a snapshot of tobacco use by adults over the age of 15 years, across different population groups (age, sex, ethnicity and neighbourhood deprivation). It presents information on when smokers smoked their first...
2 May 2009
This report is a brief update of tobacco use in New Zealand in 2008. It provides an overview of current smoking and tobacco consumption among New Zealanders over time, and presents some data from the 2008 New Zealand Tobacco Use Survey (NZTUS 2008), including current smoking by age, ethnic group and neighbourhood deprivation,...
2 May 2008
Topics: Evaluation, Methodology, Monitoring, International Relations, Drugs & Alcohol, Healthcare, Quality of Life
Tobacco Trends is an annual monitoring publication reporting on Tobacco use behaviours. Indicators reported on annually include smoking prevalence, tobacco consumption and supply and tobacco use youth. Any additional behavioural or time trend information reported may change from year to year. The ability to...
The Trends in International Mathematics and Science Study (TIMSS) measures trends in mathematics and science achievement at the fourth and eighth grades (Years 5 and 9) as well as monitoring curricular implementation and identifying the most effective instructional practices from around the world. This is the fifth cycle of...
Topics: International Research, Monitoring, Education & Training, Pedagogy, Literacy & Numeracy, Schools, Science & Technology
The Trends in International Mathematics and Science Study (TIMSS) measures trends in mathematics and science achievement at the fourth and eighth grades (Years 5 and 9) as well as monitoring curricular implementation and identifying the most effective instructional practices from around the world. This is the fourth cycle and,...
2 Oct 2006
The National Primary Medical Care Survey (NatMedCa) was undertaken to describe primary health care in New Zealand, including the characteristics of providers and their practices, the patients they see, the problems presented and the management offered. The study covered private general practices (i.e. family doctors),...
29 Jul 2013
Topics: Evaluation, Monitoring, Families & Whānau, Healthcare, Whānau, Children, Quality of Life, Customs & Traditions
The 2007/08 review and the 2012 quality reviews of the Well Child/Tamariki Ora (WCTO) programme identified variable clinical practice, service quality and health outcomes, and recommended an evidence-based quality framework be developed to ensure the WCTO programme consistently achieves its aims. The Ministry...
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.
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