Information about consultation and decisions around the objectives and topics of supplements to the New Zealand General Social Survey.
New Zealand General Social Survey 2018: Objectives of the Housing and Physical Environment supplement (published October 2016)
Seeks feedback on the objectives and proposed priority ranking of topics for the NZGSS 2018 supplementary module, Housing and Physical Environment.
Housing and physical environment will be NZ General Social Survey 2018 supplement (published 2016)
Background to our decision to include 'housing and physical environment' as the 2018 NZ General Social Survey supplement.
New Zealand General Social Survey
Statistics on how well-being outcomes are distributed across different groups within the New Zealand population.
Schedule for supplements
Here are previous and proposed supplements to the NZGSS, with the year the survey was held:
- 2014 Social networks and support
- 2016 Civic and cultural participation
- 2018 Housing and physical environment
- 2020 Time use.
NZ General Social Survey 2016: Objectives of the Civic and Cultural Participation supplement (published 2014)
The objectives and priority topics for the supplementary module in the 2016 New Zealand General Social Survey – Civic and Cultural Participation.
NZ General Social Survey 2016 proposed content (published 2014)
Consultation document for proposed topics for NZGSS supplements.
Decision on the NZ General Social Survey 2016 supplement (published 2014)
Background to the decision to choose civic and cultural participation as the topic for the 2016 NZGSS supplement.
Objectives of the 2014 NZ General Social Survey’s social networks and support rotating module (published 2014)
Discusses the aims of the social networks and support module in the 2014 New Zealand General Social Survey. This module is the first cycle of supplementary content that rotates in and out of the survey over time.
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Confidentialised unit record files (CURF)
Researchers, find CURFs for the NZ General Social Survey.
NZ General Social Survey tables
Find tables from the NZ General Social Survey. These tables are available in NZ.Stat.
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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.