Projects tagged with Drugs & Alcohol and
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3 Dec 2009
This report updates the previous drinking behaviours report produced for ALAC covering the 2005-06, 2006-07, and 2007-08 periods. The 2008-09 year saw a change in ALAC's monitoring programme, with a shift from quarterly monitors of youth and adults to a single survey (conducted in November 2008) for each of these groups....
2 Dec 2009
Topics: Monitoring, Research, Disease, Drugs & Alcohol, Healthcare, Māori, Quality of Life, Socio-economic status, Race & Ethnicity
This profile provides key facts and information about Māori smoking and tobacco use compared to non-Māori. It presents data on daily smoking rates over time, current smoking rates by age group, the type of tobacco smoked, second-hand smoke exposure, the smoking habits of young Māori smokers, Quit services and information about...
This report contains a summary of the views of young people who participated in the youth friendly survey on the sale and supply of liquor in New Zealand. In this report you will find out what these young people said about the issues and their ideas. The Law Commission wanted to know people’s views on the sale...
2 Nov 2009
New Zealand Tobacco Use Survey 2008: Quitting results, focussing on the quitting behaviour of current smokers, is the second report based on the New Zealand Tobacco Use Survey 2008 (NZTUS 2008) data. The first report, Tobacco Trends 2008: A brief update of tobacco use in New Zealand was released in June 2009....
A resource that collates the available literature and information on Pacific peoples and alcohol in New Zealand. - A concise literature review that collates and synthesises major research on Pacific peoples and alcohol in New Zealand. - A descriptive review of ALAC's Pacific work (including an overview of...
Topics: Research, Governance & Kaitiakitanga, Drugs & Alcohol, Youth, Information & Communications Technology, Media & Communications
A summary of the impact of Smoking Not Our Future on young people.
14 Oct 2009
The Ministry of Transport (MoT) is developing a road safety strategy, Safer Journeys, for 2010-2020. To inform this safety strategy, MoT got together with the Ministry of Youth Development (MYD) to create a youth friendly version of their discussion document to give young people a say on transport issues such as:
2 Oct 2009
Topics: Evaluation, Monitoring, Conflict & Conflict Resolution, Crime & Safety, Employment & Labour, Income & Wealth, Social Services, Behaviour Management, Drugs & Alcohol, Healthcare, Quality of Life
This report presents the key findings about alcohol use and alcohol-related harm among New Zealand adults, from the 2007/08 New Zealand Alcohol and Drug Use Survey. The survey measured alcohol and drug use among over 6,500 New Zealanders aged 16–64 years from August 2007 to April 2008. The report covers past-...
Topics: International Research, Research, Crime & Safety, Human Rights & Civil Liberties, Economic Growth, Employment & Labour, Housing & Homelessness, Income & Wealth, Inequality, Retirement, Unemployment, Schools, Secondary Education, Tertiary Education, Emissions, Food, Families & Whānau, Households, Ageing, Drugs & Alcohol, Healthcare, Asian, Children, Disability, Older People, Women, Youth, Sport & Recreation, Discrimination, Gender, Language, Information & Communications Technology
The Social Report has four key aims: to report on social indicators that complement existing economic and environmental indicators to compare New Zealand with other countries to contribute to better-informed public debate to help...
Topics: Research, Drugs & Alcohol, Pregnancy, Communicating, Information & Communications Technology, Media & Communications
This report was undertaken by the HSC to help identify key messages that may motivate women of child-bearing age who smoke and pregnant women who smoke to make a quit attempt.
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