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New Zealand Health Monitor Survey publications are listed by survey name below. When publications are based on data from more than one survey, the output is listed under both surveys.

Surveys

For each survey, Ministry of Health reports and other key survey reports are listed first. Other outputs are then listed alphabetically by first author, except where a series of related articles were published in the same journal.

To access Ministry of Health publications not linked on this page, please refer to the Library Catalogue.


2008 Tobacco Use Survey

Ministry of Health. 2009. New Zealand Tobacco Use Survey 2008: Quitting results. Wellington: Ministry of Health.

Ministry of Health. 2009. Tobacco Trends 2008: A brief update of tobacco use in New Zealand. Wellington: Ministry of Health.

Ministry of Health. 2009. Methodology Report for the 2008 New Zealand Tobacco Use Survey. Wellington: Ministry of Health.


2007/08 New Zealand Alcohol and Drug Use Survey

Ministry of Health. 2009. Alcohol Use in New Zealand: Key results of the 2007/08 New Zealand Alcohol and Drug Use Survey. Wellington: Ministry of Health

Ministry of Health. 2010. Drug Use in New Zealand: Key results of the 2007/08 New Zealand Alcohol and Drug Use Survey. Wellington: Ministry of Health.


2006/07 New Zealand Health Survey

Ministry of Health. A Portrait of Health: Key Results of the 2006/07 New Zealand Health Survey. Wellington: Ministry of Health; 2008.


2006 New Zealand Tobacco Use Survey

Ministry of Health. New Zealand Tobacco Use Survey 2006. Wellington: Ministry of Health; 2007.


Te Rau Hinengaro: 2003/04 New Zealand Mental Health Survey

Oakley Browne MA, Wells JE, Scott KM. Te Rau Hinengaro: The New Zealand Mental Health Survey. Wellington: Ministry of Health; 2006.

Oakley Browne MA, Wells JE, Scott KM. Ethnic differences in the prevalence of bipolar disorder in Te Rau Hinengaro: the New Zealand Mental Health Survey. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry 2008;42:89-90.

Scott KM, McGee MA, Wells JE, Oakley Browne MA. Obesity and mental disorders in the adult general population. Journal of Psychosomatic Research 2008;64:97-105.

Series of articles based on Te Rau Hinengaro published in the Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry (listed in the order published)

Wells JE, Oakley Browne MA, Scott KM, McGee MA, Baxter J, Kokaua J. Te Rau Hinengaro: the New Zealand Mental Health Survey: overview of methods and findings. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry 2006;40:835-44.

Wells JE, Oakley Browne MA, Scott KM, McGee MA, Baxter J, Kokaua J. Prevalence, interference with life and severity of 12 month DSM-IV disorders in Te Rau Hinengaro: the New Zealand Mental Health Survey. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry 2006;40:845-54.

Oakley Browne MA, Wells JE, McGee MA. Twelve-month and lifetime health service use in Te Rau Hinengaro: the New Zealand Mental Health Survey. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry 2006;40:855-64.

Oakley Browne MA, Wells JE, Scott KM, McGee MA. Lifetime prevalence and projected lifetime risk of DSM-IV disorders in Te Rau Hinengaro: the New Zealand Mental Health Survey. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry 2006;40:865-74.

Scott KM, McGee MA, Oakley Browne MA, Wells JE. Mental disorder comorbidity in Te Rau Hinengaro: the New Zealand Mental Health Survey. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry 2006;40:875-81.

Scott KM, Oakley Browne MA, McGee MA, Wells JE. Mental-physical comorbidity in Te Rau Hinengaro: the New Zealand Mental Health Survey. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry 2006;40:882-88.

Scott KM, McGee MA, Wells JE, Oakley Browne MA. Disability in Te Rau Hinengaro: the New Zealand Mental Health Survey. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry 2006;40:889-95.

Beautrais AL, Wells JE, McGee MA, Oakley Browne MA. Suicidal behaviour in Te Rau Hinengaro: the New Zealand Mental Health Survey. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry 2006;40:896-904.

Baxter J, Kokaua J, Wells JE, McGee MA, Oakley Browne MA. Ethnic comparisons of the 12 month prevalence of mental disorders and treatment contact in Te Rau Hinengaro: the New Zealand Mental Health Survey. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry 2006;40:905-13.

Baxter J, Kingi TK, Tapsell R, Durie M, McGee MA. Prevalence of mental disorders among Maori in Te Rau Hinengaro: the New Zealand Mental Health Survey. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry 2006;40:914-23.


2003/04 Health Behaviours Survey – Drug and Alcohol Use

Ministry of Health. Drug Use in New Zealand: Analysis of the 2003 New Zealand Health Behaviours Survey – Drug Use. Wellington: Ministry of Health; 2007.

Ministry of Health. Alcohol Use in New Zealand: Analysis of the 2004 New Zealand Health Behaviours Survey – Alcohol Use. Wellington: Ministry of Health; 2007.


2002/03 New Zealand Health Survey

Ministry of Health. A Portrait of Health: Key results of the 2002/03 New Zealand Health Survey. Wellington: Ministry of Health; 2004.

Ministry of Health. Tracking the Obesity Epidemic: New Zealand 1977–2003. Wellington: Ministry of Health; 2004.

Ministry of Health. Chatham Island Focus: Results from the 2002/03 New Zealand Health Survey. Wellington: Ministry of Health; April 2005.

Ministry of Health. A Comparison of Selected Findings from the 1996/97 and 2002/03 New Zealand Health Surveys. Wellington: Ministry of Health; 2006.

Ministry of Health. Problem Gambling in New Zealand: Analysis of the 2002/03 New Zealand Health Survey. Wellington: Ministry of Health; 2006.

Ministry of Health. Embodying Social Rank: How body fat varies with social status, gender and ethnicity in New Zealand. Wellington: Ministry of Health; 2006.

Ministry of Health. Urban-Rural Health Comparisions: Key results of the 2002/03 New Zealand Health Survey. Wellington: Ministry of Health; 2007.

Ministry of Health. Measuring Health States: The World Health Organization - Long Form (New Zealand version) Health Survey: Acceptability, reliability, validity and norms for New Zealand. Wellington: Ministry of Health; 2007.

Ministry of Health. Raising the Odds? Gambling behaviour and neighbourhood access to gambling venues in New Zealand. Wellington: Ministry of Health; 2008.

Harris R, Tobias M, Jeffreys M, Waldergrave K, Karlsen S, Nazroo J. Effects of self-reported racial discrimination and deprivation on Maori health and inequalities in New Zealand: cross-sectional study. Lancet 2006;367:1958-9.

Harris R, Tobias M, Jeffreys M, Waldergrave K, Karlsen S, Nazroo J. Racism and health: the relationship between experience of racial discrimination and health in New Zealand. Social Science & Medicine 2006;63:1428-41.

Mason K, Arnold R. Problem gambling risk factors and associated behaviours and health status: results from the 2002/03 New Zealand Health Survey. New Zealand Medical Journal 2007;120:U2604.

Pearce J, Hiscock R, Blakely T, Witten K. The contextual effects of neighbourhood access to supermarkets and convenience stores on individual fruit and vegetable consumption. Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health 2008;62:198-201.

Pearce J, Hiscock R, Blakely T, Witten K. A national study of the association between neighbourhood access to fast-food outlets and the diet and weight of local residents. Health Place 2008;Apr 10 [Epub ahead of print].

Pearce J. Is neighborhood access to health care provision associated with individual-level utilization and satisfaction? Health Services Research; In Press.

Pearce J, Hiscock R, Moon G, Barnett R. The neighbourhood effects of geographical access to tobacco retailers on individual smoking behaviour. Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health; In Press.

Scragg R, Maitra A. Asian Health in Aotearoa: An analysis of the 2002/03 New Zealand Health Survey. Report for the Asian Network Inc. Auckland: University of Auckland; 2005.

Tobias M, Turley M, Paul S, Sexton K. Debunking the ‘only 50%’ myth: prevalence of established risk factors in New Zealanders with self-reported ischaemic heart disease. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health 2005;29:405-11.

Tobias M, Yeh LC, Jackson G. Co-occurrence and clustering of tobacco use and obesity in New Zealand: cross-sectional analysis. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health 2007;31:19-22.

Tobias M, Jackson G, Yeh LC, Huang K. Do healthy and unhealthy behaviours cluster in New Zealand? Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health 2007;31:155-63.

Turley M, Tobias M, Paul S. Non-fatal disease burden associated with excess body mass index and waist circumference in New Zealand adults. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health 2006;30:231-7.

Witten K, Hiscock R, Pearce J, Blakely T. Neighbourhood access to open spaces and the physical activity of residents: a national study. Preventive Medicine; In Press.


2002 National Children’s Nutrition Survey

Ministry of Health. NZ Food NZ Children: Key results of the 2002 National Children's Nutrition Survey. Wellington: Ministry of Health; 2003.

Green T, Skeaff CM, Taylor R, Rockell JE, Whiting SJ. Serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D status of children from the National Children's Nutrition Survey 2002. Report to the Ministry of Health (unpublished).

Goulding A, Grant AM, Taylor RW, Williams SM, Parnell WR, Wilson N, Mann J. Ethnic differences in extreme obesity. Journal of Paediatrics 2007;151:542-4.

Jamieson LM, Thomson WM, McGee R. An assessment of the validity and reliability of dental self-report items used in a National Child Nutrition Survey. Community Dentistry and Oral Epidemiology 2004;32:49-54.

Jamieson LM, Koopu PI. Exploring factors that influence child use of dental services and toothbrushing in New Zealand. Community Dentistry and Oral Epidemiology 2006;34:410-8.

Jamieson LM, Koopu PI. Predictors of dental pain and general anesthetic receipt for hospital dental procedures among New Zealand children. Journal of Public Health Dentistry 2006;66:192-8.

Jamieson LM, Koopu PI. Child use of dental services and receipt of dental care in New Zealand. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health 2007;43:732-9.

Jamieson LM, Koopu PI. Associations between ethnicity and child health factors in New Zealand. Ethnicity & Disease 2007;17:84-91.

Jamieson LM, Koopu PI. Factors associated with restoration and extraction receipt among New Zealand children. Community Dental Health 2008;25:59-64.

Metcalf PA, Scragg RK, Sharpe S, Fitzgerald ED, Schaaf D, Watts C. Short-term repeatability of a food frequency questionnaire in New Zealand children aged 1-14. European Journal of Clinical Nutrition 2003;57:1498-1503.

Parnell WR, Wilson NC, Smith C. Dietary supplements: prevalence of use in the New Zealand population. Nutrition & Dietetics 2006;63:199-205.

Rockell JE, Green TJ, Skeaff CM, Whiting SJ, Taylor RW, Williams SM, Parnell WR, Scragg R, Wilson N, Schaaf D, Fitzgerald ED, Wohlers MW. Season and ethnicity are determinants of serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D concentrations in New Zealand children aged 5-14 y. Journal of Nutrition 2005:135;2602-8.

Rush EC, Scragg R, Schaaf D, Juranovich G, Plank LD. Indices of fatness and relationships with age, ethnicity and lipids in New Zealand European, Maori and Pacific children. European Journal of Clinical Nutrition 2008;27 February 2008.

Skeaff S, Thomson CD, McLachlan SK, Morgen A. Thyroid hormone status of children from the 2002 National Children's Nutrition Survey. Report for the Ministry of Health 2005 (unpublished).

Smith C, Wilson NC, Parnell WR. Dietary supplements: characteristics of supplement users in New Zealand. Nutrition & Dietetics 2005:62;123-9.

Thomson CD, McLachlan SK. Selenium status of children from the 2002 National Children's Nutrition Survey. Report for the Ministry of Health (unpublished).

Thomson CD, McLachlan SK, Parnell WR, Wilson N, Wohlers M, Scragg R, Schaaf D, Fitzgerald ED. Serum selenium concentrations and dietary selenium intake of New Zealand children aged 5-14 years. British Journal of Nutrition 2007;97:357-64.

Utter J, Scragg R, Schaaf D. Associations between television viewing and consumption of commonly advertised foods among New Zealand children and young adolescents. Public Health Nutrition 2006;9:606-12.

Utter J, Scragg R, Schaaf D, Fitzgerald E. Nutrition and physical activity behaviours among Maori, Pacific and NZ European children: identifying opportunities for population-based interventions. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health 2006;30:50-6.

Utter J, Schaaf D, Ni Mhurchu C, Scragg R. Food choices among students using the school food service in New Zealand. New Zealand Medical Journal 2007;120:U2389.

Utter J, Scragg R, Ni Mhurchu C, Schaaf D. At-home breakfast consumption among New Zealand children: associations with body mass index and related nutrition behaviours. Journal of the American Dietetic Association 2007;107:570-6.

Utter J, Scragg R, Schaaf D, Fitzgerald E, Wilson N. Correlates of body mass index among a nationally representative sample of New Zealand children. International Journal of Pediatric Obesity 2007;2:104-13.

Wilson NC, Parnell WR, Wohlers M, Shirley M. Eating breakfast and its impact on children’s daily diet. Nutrition & Dietetics 2006;63:15-20.


1997 National Nutrition Survey

Russell DG, Parnell WR, Wilson NC. NZ Food: NZ People: key results of the 1997 National Nutrition Survey. Wellington: Ministry of Health; 1999.

Ministry of Health. Nutrition and the Burden of Disease: New Zealand 1997-2011. Wellington: Ministry of Health; 2003.

Ministry of Health. Tracking the Obesity Epidemic: New Zealand 1977-2003. Wellington: Ministry of Health; 2004.

Crowe FL, Skeaff CM, Green TJ, Gray AR. Serum fatty acids as biomarkers of fat intake predict serum cholesterol concentrations in a population-based survey of New Zealand adolescents and adults. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition 2006;83:887-94.

Crowe FL, Skeaff CM, Green TJ, Gray AR. Serum phospholipids n-3 long-chain polyunsaturated fatty acids and physical and mental health in a population-based survey of New Zealand adolescents and adults. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition 2007;86:1278-85.

Crowe FL, Skeaff MC, Green TJ, Gray AR. Serum n-3 long-chain PUFA differ by sex and age in a population-based survey of New Zealand adolescents and adults. British Journal of Nutrition 2008;99:168-74.

Gibson RS, McKenzie JE, Ferguson EL, Parnell WR, Wilson NC, Russell DG. The risk of inadequate zinc intake in United States and New Zealand adults. Nutrition Today 2003;38:63-70.

Green T, Newton R, Bourn D. Estimated folic acid intakes from simulated fortification of the New Zealand food supply. New Zealand Medical Journal 2003;116:U292.

Green T, Skeaff CM, Rockell JE. Serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D status of New Zealand adolescents and adults 15 years or older: results of the 1997 National Nutrition Survey. Report to the Ministry of Health (unpublished).

Green TJ, Venn BJ, Skeaff CM, Williams SM. Serum vitamin B12 concentrations and atrophic gastritis in older New Zealanders. European Journal of Clinical Nutrition 2005;59:205-10.

Lawes C, Stefanogiannis N, Tobias M, Paki Paki N, Ni Mhurchu C, Turley M, Vander Hoorn S, Rodgers A. Ethnic disparities in nutrition-related mortality in New Zealand: 1997-2011. New Zealand Medical Journal 2006;119:U2122.

Ni Mhurchu C, Turley M, Stefanogiannis N, Lawes C, Rodgers A, Vander Hoorn S, Tobias M. Mortality attributable to higher than optimal body mass index in New Zealand. Public Health Nutrition 2005;8:402-8.

Parnell WR, Wilson NC, Smith C. Dietary supplements: prevalence of use in the New Zealand population. Nutrition & Dietetics 2006;63:199-205.

Parnell W, Wilson N, Alexander D, Wohlers M, Williden M, Mann J, Gray A. Exploring the relationship between sugars and obesity. Public Health Nutrition 2007;Sep 21 [Epub ahead of print];1-7.

Pikholz C, Swinburn B, Metcalf P. Under-reporting of energy intake in the 1997 National Nutrition Survey. New Zealand Medical Journal 2004;117:U1079.

Rockell JE, Skeaff CM, Williams SM, Green TJ. Serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D concentrations of New Zealanders aged 15 years and older. Osteoporosis International 2006;17:1382-9.

Russell D, Parnell W, Wilson N. Nutrition trends in New Zealand. New Zealand Public Health Report 1999;6:65-8.

Silvers KM, Scott KM. Fish consumption and self-reported physical and mental health status. Public Health Nutrition 2002;5:427-31.

Smith C, Wilson NC, Parnell WR. Dietary supplements: characteristics of supplement users in New Zealand. Nutrition & Dietetics 2005:62;123-9.

Stefanogiannis N, Lawes C, Turley M, Tobias M, Vander Hoorn S, Ni Mhurchu C, Rodgers A. Nutrition and the burden of disease in New Zealand: 1997-2011. Public Health Nutrition 2005;8:395-401.

Tobias M, Turley M, Stefanogiannis N, Vander Hoorn S, Lawes CM, Ni Mhurchu C, Rodgers A. Vegetable and fruit intake and mortality from chronic disease in New Zealand. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health 2006;30:26-31.

Turley ML Tobias M, Lawes CM, Stefanogiannis N, Vander Hoorn S, Ni Mhurchu C, Rodgers A. Cardiovascular mortality attributable to high blood cholesterol in New Zealand. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health 2006;30:252-7.

Series of articles based on the 1997 National Nutrition Survey published in the New Zealand Medical Journal (listed in the order published)

Mann JI. The National Nutrition Survey: introductory comments (PDF, 510 KB). New Zealand Medical Journal 2001:114;122.

Parnell WR, Wilson NC, Russell DG. Methodology of the 1997 New Zealand National Nutrition Survey (PDF, 510 KB). New Zealand Medical Journal 2001;114:123-6.

Wilson BD, Wilson NC, Russell DG. Obesity and body fat distribution in the New Zealand population (PDF, 510 KB). New Zealand Medical Journal 2001;114:127-30.

Skeaff CM, Mann JI, McKenzie J, Wilson NC, Russell DG. Declining levels of total serum cholesterol in adult New Zealanders (PDF, 510 KB). New Zealand Medical Journal 2001;114:131-4.

Ferguson EL, Morison IM, Faed JM, Parnell WR, McKenzie J, Wilson NC, Russell DG. Dietary iron intakes and biochemical iron status of 15-49 year old women in New Zealand: is there cause for concern? (PDF, 510 KB). New Zealand Medical Journal 2001;114:134-8.

Horwath C, Parnell WR, Wilson NC, Russell DG. Attaining optimal bone status: lessons from the 1997 National Nutrition Survey (PDF, 510 KB). New Zealand Medical Journal 2001;114:138-41.

Parnell WR, Reid J, Wilson NC, McKenzie J, Russell DG. Food security: is New Zealand a land of plenty? (PDF, 510 KB). New Zealand Medical Journal 2001;114:141-145.


1996/97 New Zealand Health Survey

Ministry of Health. Taking the Pulse: the 1996/97 New Zealand Health Survey. Wellington: Ministry of Health; 1999.

Ministry of Health. A Comparison of Selected Findings from the 1996/97 and 2002/03 New Zealand Health Surveys. Wellington: Ministry of Health; 2006.

Crowe FL, Skeaff CM, Green TJ, Gray AR. Serum phospholipids n-3 long-chain polyunsaturated fatty acids and physical and mental health in a population-based survey of New Zealand adolescents and adults. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition 2007;86:1278-85.

Scott KM, Tobias MI, Sarfati D, Haslett SJ. SF-36 health survey reliability, validity and norms for New Zealand. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health 1999;23:401-6.

Scott KM, Sarfati D, Tobias MI, Haslett SJ. A challenge to the cross-cultural validity of the SF-36 health survey: factor structure in Maori, Pacific and New Zealand European ethnic groups. Social Science & Medicine 2000;51:1655-64.

Scott KM, Marwick JC, Crampton PR. Utilization of general practitioner services in New Zealand and its relationship with income, ethnicity and government subsidy. Health Services Management Research 2003;16:45-55.

Sarfati D, Scott KM. The health of lone mothers in New Zealand New Zealand Medical Journal 2001;114:257-60.

Silvers KM, Scott KM. Fish consumption and self-reported physical and mental health status. Public Health Nutrition 2002;5:427-31.

Tobias MI, Roberts MG. Modelling physical activity: a multi-state life-table approach. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health 2001;25:141-8.

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