This guide describes the content of the New Zealand Health Survey (NZHS) for the year ended 30 June 2022. Data was collected over the year July 2021 to July 2022.
This guide also briefly outlines the history of the NZHS and it’s development into a continuous survey, describes the process for developing the adult and child questionnaires for 2021/22 and provides an overview of each section of the survey.
The module topics for adults and children in 2021/22 were:
- Mental health and substance use for adults
- Behavioural and developmental problems for children
- Preventing spreading of COVID-19 for adults.