Projects tagged with Drugs & Alcohol
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Tobacco use among Year 10 and 12 students in New Zealand: a report on the Global Youth Tobacco Survey data
This report presents findings from the New Zealand Youth Lifestyle Study 2002 Survey (YLS). The purposes of the survey were to monitor smoking related behaviours and attitudes among young people; monitor any impacts of tobacco control interventions on young people; and be able to make international comparisons. The YLS is...
20 Jun 2004
This report looks at the limited number of New Zealand tertiary student alcohol use studies that have been undertaken. This report covers four studies: two at Waikato University and two at Otago University. Most research into tertiary student drinking comes from the United States; some is available from...
The Way We Drink : the Current Attitudes and Behaviours of New Zealanders (aged 12 plus) Towards Drinking Alcohol
Reports findings of a survey of New Zealanders aged 12 years or more, identifying their motivating and inhibiting behaviours around the consumption of alcohol.
Sixth annual survey that measures changes in youth attitudes and behaviours towards risky drinking.
20 Jun 2003
The first book on the subject of Māori and alcohol. It covers pre- and early contact with Pakeha, charting the introduction of alcohol into Maori society during the nineteenth century, the impacts of the New Zealand Wars, increased trade and colonisation and the role of alcohol surrounding the Māori prophets Te Kooti, Te Whiti...
Alcohol-related data collection for harm-reduction purposes at the local level : a review of New Zealand data and action recommendations
ALAC Visiting Research Fellow, Dr Harold Holder's report defining a local alcohol information system for the prevention of harm. The report does so by identifying a basic set of alcohol-related harm indicators and the ideal standard of collection associated with such indicators. It then assesses how such...
This report presents the results of the ALAC Youth Drinking Monitor for 2002. This monitor is the fifth survey in a series commenced in 1997 to evaluate and give direction to ALAC’s strategy for Youth. Interviewing for this survey took place between 9 April and 30 May, 2002. A total sample of 359 Youth aged...
The Should you Supply Community Alcohol Intervention : An Evaluation for the Alcohol Advisory Council
Should You Supply was a community based campaign designed to reduce levels of problematic drinking among under-18s by discouraging inappropriate supplyof alcohol by adults, including parents. The campaign was implemented in September and October 2001 in the South Island districts of Ashburton and Waitaki.The...
Fourth annual survey measuring the changes in youth attitudes and behaviour towards risky drinking. This report presents the results of the ALAC Youth Drinking Monitor for 2001. Interviewing for this survey took place between 26 March and 22 April, 2001. A total sample of 362 Youth aged between 13 and 18 were...
A special report which focuses on the results of the ALAC Youth Drinking Monitor and the Benchmark of parental Concern, by two broad ethnically based groups - Maori and non-Maori. Online version only.
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