What it's about
- Definitions of variables and terms used in the 2001 Census of Population and Dwellings.
- A history of all the topics included in census questionnaires from the 1916-2001 Censuses.
- Dates of New Zealand censuses together with the lengths of the intervening periods.
- Individual and dwelling forms from 1906-2001, where available.
Published 20 December 2001
Table of contents
CHAPTER 1 - Introduction
CHAPTER 2 - Personal definitions
CHAPTER 3 - Family definitions
CHAPTER 4 - Household definitions
CHAPTER 5 - Dwelling definitions
CHAPTER 6 - Geographic definitions
CHAPTER 7 - General definitions
CHAPTER 8 - Historical summary of the scope of the census
CHAPTER 9 - New Zealand census dates
CHAPTER 10 - Individual and dwelling forms
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