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New Zealand Health Survey 1992-1993


General Info
Original or alternative title 
New Zealand 1992-93 Household Health Survey
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
04/1992 - 03/1993
Series or system 
New Zealand Health Survey
Data type
  • Cross-sectional
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative
The purpose of the New Zealand Health Survey was to gather detailed information about the health and habits of adults and children in New Zealand in order to formulate and assess policy. Data were collected through in-person interviews of one responder per household. The sample size for the 1992/1993 round was 7,065 individuals.

The main topics of the questionnaire included chronic health conditions, health status, behavior, health care use, sociodemographic characteristics, and self reported physical measurements.