This guide describes the content of the New Zealand Health Survey (NZHS) for the year ended 30 June 2023. Data was collected over the year July 2022 to July 2023.
This guide also briefly outlines the history of the NZHS and its development into a continuous survey, describes the process for developing the adult and child questionnaires for 2022/23 and provides an overview of each section of the survey.
The module topics for adults and children in 2022/23 were:
- Mental health and substance use for adults
- Behavioural and developmental problems for children
- Functional difficulties, for adults and children