Statistics about ethnicity, migrant status, and sense of identity.
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New Zealand General Social Survey
Statistics on how well-being outcomes are distributed across different groups within the New Zealand population.
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Confidentialised unit record files (CURF)
CURFs are available for the NZ General Social Survey.
NZ General Social Survey tables
Find tables from NZ General Social Survey. These tables are available in NZ.Stat.
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Reports and articles
How prepared are New Zealanders for a natural disaster? (June 2012)
This report outlines preparations New Zealand households have made for a natural disaster, using information from the 2010 New Zealand General Social Survey.
Social Cohesion in New Zealand: Facts from the NZ General Social Survey 2008 (June 2011)
A snapshot of people’s sense of belonging to New Zealand, their ability to express their own identity, and their experience of discrimination and tolerance of diversity.
New Zealand General Social Survey 2008 Fact Sheet: Natural disaster preparation at home
Information about data
Get technical information such as classifications used, survey design, and a glossary of statistical terms.
Frequently asked questions about the General Social Survey
Details about how and why we run the survey and how we produce statistics from the information we gather.
New Zealand General Social Survey data dictionary
Descriptions of the variables in the NZ General Social Survey and CURF datasets.
New Zealand General Social Survey questionnaires
View the questions asked for the NZ General Social Survey.