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New Zealand National Children's Nutrition Survey 2002

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General Info
Geography 
Coverage type 
Country
Time period covered 
02/2002 - 12/2002
Data type
Survey:
  • Facility (non-health)
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Nationally representative
Summary 

This survey was the first national survey of children's nutritional health in New Zealand. A sample of 3275 children aged 5-14 were interviewed about their dietary habits; anthropometric measurements, blood samples, and urine samples were collected at schools, while a full questionnaire and dietary recall was administered at home.

Citation
Suggested citation 
Massey University (New Zealand), University of Auckland (New Zealand), University of Otago (New Zealand). New Zealand National Children's Nutrition Survey 2002.