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We deliver actionable insights to key social sector decision-makers, making evidence informed decision-making easier. We work closely with social sector decision-makers including Ministers and the Social Wellbeing Board of social sector chief executives — to whom we provide advice.
Read our latest reports on a range of social issues facing New Zealanders.
We've produced analytical tools and reusable code for technical users who have access to Stats NZ's Integrated Data Infrastructure (IDI). Code, assembly and visualisation tools and user guidance is publicly available on GitHub.
The Social Wellbeing Agency has developed a new explorer tool to assist with the response and recovery from adverse weather events. This brings together a range of information to assist decision-makers.
The Data Exchange provides a safe, secure and easy method for government and service providers to transfer data, alongside clear guidelines about how data is used.
The Hub is a one-stop-shop for New Zealand government social science research.
The Social Wellbeing Agency has published four Insights Briefs summarising recent work to better understand the needs and life experiences of children and young people, and the impact of services…
The Social Wellbeing Agency has released an updated version of its Community Insights Explorer with the ability to search by territorial authority.
Recent work by the Social Wellbeing Agency shows we are missing a critical opportunity to support young people in Alternative Education.