Health and Independence reports

The Health and Independence reports look at the public funds that are allocated to health and disability support services in New Zealand, the workforce underpinning the sector, the services that are delivered and what those services are achieving.

Publications

  • Health and Independence Report 2016
    Published 28 April 2017
    This publication presents a picture of the health and independence of New Zealanders in 2016.
  • Health and Independence Report 2015
    Published 22 October 2015
    The Health and Independence Report 2015 provides an overview of the state of New Zealander’s health, including how well the health and disability system is performing. We focus on a number of high profile areas for the health and disability system, including pregnancy and early childhood, mental health and well-being, and vulnerable groups.
  • Health and Independence Report 2014 cover
    Published 23 October 2014
    The Health and Independence Report 2014 provides an overview of the current state of public health in three main sections: health status, factors that influence New Zealanders' health and health system performance.
  • Health and Independence Report 2013 cover
    Published 17 October 2013
    The Health and Independence Report 2013 looks at the public funds that are allocated to health and disability support services in New Zealand, the workforce underpinning the sector, the services that are delivered and how those services are contributing to the health and independence of New Zealanders.
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    Published 18 October 2012
    The Health and Independence Report 2012 looks at the public funds that are allocated to health and disability support services in New Zealand, the workforce underpinning the sector, the services that are delivered and how those services are contributing to the health and independence of New Zealanders.
  • Published 20 October 2011
    The Health and Independence Report 2011 looks at the public funds that are allocated to health and disability support services in New Zealand, the workforce underpinning the sector, the services that are delivered and how those services are contributing to the health and independence of New Zealanders.
  • Published 07 March 2011
    The Health and Independence Report for 2010 looks at the public funds that are allocated to health and disability support services in New Zealand, the workforce underpinning the sector, the services that are delivered and what those services are achieving by way of their contribution to the health and independence of New Zealanders.
  • Published 02 October 2009
    In 2009 the Health and Independence Report (the Director-General of Health’s Annual Report on the State of Public Health) was published as part of the Ministry's Annual Report for the Year Ended 30 June 2009.
  • Published 02 November 2008
    The Health and Independence Report 2008 combines the Minister's report to Parliament on progress on implementing the New Zealand Health Strategy with the Director-General of Health's report to Parliament on the state of public health.
  • Published 02 October 2007
    The Health and Independence Report 2007 combines the Minister’s report to Parliament on progress on implementing the New Zealand Health Strategy with the Director-General of Health’s report to Parliament on the state of the public health.
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