Our Environmental Health Indicators give you information and statistics on how the environment affects the health of New Zealanders. Our team is part of the Centre for Public Health Research, Massey University, and offers research, training and consultancy services.
Monitoring New Zealand’s Environmental Health
- Updated factsheets for transport
In 2016/17, 2.6% of children and 3.2% of adults had an unmet GP need due to a lack of transport (about 148,000 New Zealanders). About 45% of children used active transport (walking, cycling etc) to get to school in 2016/17. For more information, see the transport indicators webpage.
- HSSS 2017 report released
This latest report (2017) on the adverse health effects of exposure to hazardous substances in New Zealand has been released and can be found here
- Christmas Newsletter (13th) released
We have released our 13th EHI newsletter. To find out more about our recent work, click here.
Get more regional data at Healthspace
You can explore geographic health and population data for New Zealand on our Healthspace website