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Topics: Monitoring, Research, Community Development, Families & Whānau, Marriage & Marital Relationship, Relationships, Single Parents, Lifestyle & Standard of Living, Quality of Life, Socio-economic status, Race & Ethnicity
Here you’ll find regional data on the wellbeing of families and whānau across the different regions of New Zealand: National Northland Auckland Waikato Bay of Plenty Hawke’s Bay Gisborne Taranaki Manawatu-Whanganui Wellington Marlborough & Nelson West Coast & Tasman Canterbury Otago Southland Our regional data about families and...
18 Apr 2016
Topics: Literature review, Hapū, Iwi, Whakapapa, Māori, Urban, Culture, Customs & Traditions, Race & Ethnicity
This literature review presents an analysis of contemporary Māori social organisation – within the framework of traditional Mäori groupings. Māori culture and society is organised around the principles of kinship as reflected through the whanau, hapū, and iwi groupings. Although hapū are generally understood to be smaller kinship groups...
Topics: Evaluation, Diet & Nutrition, Lifestyle & Standard of Living, Socio-economic status, Race & Ethnicity
The Health Star Rating (HSR) is a new voluntary front-of-pack labelling system developed for use in New Zealand and Australia. It takes the guesswork out of reading nutrition labels and allows consumers to make better informed, healthier choices quickly and easily when comparing similar packaged foods. The HSR system was developed...
Topics: Research, Voluntary & Community, Māori, Pacific People, Youth, Arts and Culture, Culture, Gender, Race & Ethnicity
Attitudes, attendance and participation in 2014. This three-yearly research began in 2005 and was repeated in 2008, 2011 and 2014. It delivers on-going information to the arts sector about New Zealanders’ level of involvement in, and attitudes towards, the arts.
23 Mar 2015
Topics: Evaluation, Research, Crime & Safety, Law & Justice, Prisons, Employment & Labour, Social Impact, Social Security & Welfare, Gender, Race & Ethnicity
Over the past few years the NZ Police Workplace Survey has helped provide valuable insight into the climate of our organisation. It has provided a focus for discussion around the perceptions and opinions of staff across a range of areas and issues. As an organisation, level of engagement has become an important performance measure, which...
16 Jan 2015
Topics: Monitoring, Research, Parenting, Healthcare, Pregnancy, Teen Pregnancy, Children, Māori, Women, Youth, Lifestyle & Standard of Living, Race & Ethnicity
Policymakers in New Zealand have been concerned by the teenage birth rate for many years. Cross-country comparisons indicate that New Zealand has a higher rate of teenage births than other comparable countries, except for the United States (see section 2 below). In 2012, in response to a ministerial request, the Families Commission...
Topics: Research, Employment & Labour, Social Impact, Education & Training, Teachers, Impact on Education, Literacy & Numeracy, Tertiary Education, Pacific People, Workforce, Race & Ethnicity
The two research studies below explore how to increase Pasifika participation in high-growth and high-demand industries, and professional development needs to improve Pasifika learner outcomes. These two reports complement the TEC’s ‘Doing Better for Pasifika’, which identifies good practice on what works best to improve Pasifika learner...
30 Jun 2014
Topics: Research, Retirement, Ageing, Healthcare, Older People, Quality of Life, Socio-economic status, Race & Ethnicity
This report presents key findings about three aspects of oral health in advanced age; denture use, chewing difficulty and use of the dentist. Findings are from a population-based sample of Māori (aged 80 to 90 years) and non-Māori (aged 85 years), living in the Bay of Plenty, who are taking part in a longitudinal study of advanced ageing...
20 Jun 2014
Topics: Evaluation, Literature review, Monitoring, Social Impact, Leadership, Disease, Healthcare, Māori, Race & Ethnicity
Equity of Health Care for Māori: A framework guides health practitioners, health organisations and the health system to achieve equitable health care for Māori. There are three actions that support the framework. Leadership: by championing the provision of high quality health care that delivers equitable health outcomes for Māori...
Topics: Evaluation, Research, Human Rights & Civil Liberties, Employment & Labour, Disability, Māori, Women, Race & Ethnicity
Equal employment opportunity (EEO) is about equality in the workplace. It is a human right to be treated fairly at every point of the employment process whether it is at pre-employment, promotion pathways or remuneration. The workplace is a critical entry point for New Zealanders from diverse backgrounds and therefore an essential place...
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