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Analyse the numbers.
Subnational ethnic population projections
The projected Māori, Pacific, Asian, and European ethnic populations of regional council and territorial authority areas by age and sex, based on different combinations of fertility, mortality, migration, and inter-ethnic mobility assumptions.
QuickStats about culture and identity
Statistics on New Zealand's increasingly diverse population using data from the 2006 Census. Some comparisons with earlier censuses are provided.
2001 Census: Asian people (2001) – reference report
A set of 43 tables on demographic, social, and economic subjects for the Asian ethnic groups, using data from the 2001 Census.
Age-specific fertility rates for the major ethnic groups
Fertility rates by single year of age for Māori, Pacific, Asian, and European populations, 2001 and 2006.
International travel and migration
Statistics on arrivals to and departures from New Zealand by overseas visitors, New Zealand-resident travellers, and permanent and long-term migrants.
Reports and articles
Explore information we’ve gathered from research or analysis.
Growing ethnic diversity in New Zealand and its implications for measuring differentials in fertility and mortality (republished 2007)
First published in 2000, this paper reflects on the growing ethnic diversity in New Zealand and discusses various issues relating to measuring ethnicity in statistical collections.
Asian mobility in New Zealand
Report on internal migration of New Zealand’s Asian population, based on movements between 2001 and 2006.
Ethnic intermarriage in New Zealand (published 2005)
Some practical examples of the presentation of multiple response data. Part 2 looks at ethnic intermarriage in New Zealand using data from the 2001 Census.
Concerning language (published 2004)
Investigates language retention for selected ethnic groups in New Zealand, using data from the 2001 Census.
People born overseas (published 2002)
A report that includes 28 tables on demographic, social, and economic subjects by birthplace for New Zealand's overseas-born population, using data from the 2001 Census.