Here are the key findings from our latest factsheet on exotic mosquito species in New Zealand.
Congratulations to our colleague Dr. Deborah Read, who has just had a major public health success.
Māori children had traffic injury mortality rates which were three times higher than those of children of other ethnicities and represented 52% of all traffic-related deaths between 2007–16.
We have updated our 'Main types of heating used to heat dwellings' factsheet. Visit our Wood and coal fires page for the latest information.
We have updated our Water-borne diseases related to drinking-water factsheet. Visit our Water-borne diseases related to drinking-water and Water-borne diseases related to recreational water pages for more information.
We have updated our Access to fluoridated drinking-water factsheet. Visit our Access to fluoridated drinking-water page for more information.
We have updated our Access to safe drinking-water factsheet. Visit our Access to safe drinking-water page for more information.
Read more about hazardous substances-related hospitalisations here or download the factsheet
We have updated the 'Road traffic injury mortality' factsheet, here are some key facts: In 2019, there were 352 traffic-related fatalities in New Zealand.
We have updated the 'Meningococcal disease notifications for children aged 0–14 years' indicator.