Our Environmental Health Indicators give you information and statistics on how the environment affects the health of New Zealanders. Our team is part of the Centre for Public Health Research, Massey University, and offers research, training and consultancy services.
Monitoring New Zealand’s Environmental Health
- Daily sulphur dioxide guidelines were exceeded at three sites in 2013
- New report on the burden of disease from second-hand smoke in New Zeland
We have released a report on the burden of disease from second-hand smoke exposure in New Zealand. It showed that an estimated 104 people died in 2010 from second-hand smoke and that children and Māori are more affected. Read the report here.
- There were no breaches of carbon monoxide in 2013
Our latest factsheet on the annual average carbon monoxide concentrations in New Zealand is now available. It showed that all 21 monitored sites met the carbon monoxide national standard in 2013. Find out more here or download the facsheet.
Get more regional data at CPHROnline
You can explore geographic health and population data for New Zealand on our CPHROnline website.