Our work

  • Evidence informed insights »

    We deliver actionable insights to key social sector decision makers, making evidence informed decision making easier.

  • Data protection and use

    Supporting the respectful, trusted and transparent use of people's data and information

  • Data exchange »

    We support social sector organisations to improve their data sharing maturity. As part of this work, we encourage and support the uptake of EightWire's Data Exchange (DX).

  • Work with us »

    Our people are our centre. They’re curious, agile and hardworking, and instinctively care about the wellbeing of others. If that sounds like you – come and join us!


  • How-to guides »

    How-to guides for beginners, staff and technical specialists in the social system and related areas

  • Our publications »

    We produce a variety of reports to present new insights, document our analytical methods, and evaluate the results of programmes and projects.

  • Social science research

    The Hub is a one-stop-shop for New Zealand government social science research