Over 800 people were notified with campylobacteriosis, cryptosporidiosis or giardiasis with untreated drinking-water as a risk factor in 2014. Young children were most affected.
Three out of eight sulphur dioxide monitoring sites exceeded the WHO daily guideline in 2013. Read more about sulphur dioxide concentrations, or download the factsheet.
We have released a report on the burden of disease from second-hand smoke exposure in New Zealand.
Our latest factsheet on the annual average carbon monoxide concentrations in New Zealand is now available.
We have released a new factsheet on the estimated number of people with access to safe drinking-water supplies.
We have released a new factsheet on the annual average PM10 concentration in air in New Zealand.
We have released a new factsheet on the airsheds exceeded the daily PM10 standard on two or more days.
We have released a new factsheet on the annual average nitrogen dioxide concentration in air in New Zealand.
This vector-borne disease has potential links to birth defects in French Polynesia and Brazil. For more information follow this link: https://www. health. govt. nz/your-health/conditions-and-treatments/diseases-and-illnesses/zika-virus.
We have released the latest National Hazardous substances and Lead notifications report for 2014. Read the report here.