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Appendix: Total response comparisons by ethnic group and data source

The tables below compare individual responses in each administrative data source with census by level 1 ethnic grouping. The population for each table is the number of individuals with ethnicity information in both the census and the administrative source.

See appendix tables for data sources:

Appendix table 1

Ministry of Social Development and census
Total response comparisons by ethnic group and data source
 

 Census European ethnicity

 Yes

 No

 Total

 Number

 %

 Number

 %

 Number

 %

MSD European ethnicity  Yes

 784,600

 64

 17,400

 1

 802,000

 65

 No

 102,500

 8

 328,800

 27

 431,400

 35

 Total

 887,100

 72

 346,300

 28

 1,233,400

 100

 

 Census Māori ethnicity

 Yes

 No

 Total

 Number

 %

 Number

 %

 Number

 %

MSD Māori ethnicity

 Yes

 213,900

 17

 16,900

 1

 230,900

 19

 No

 34,000

 3

 968,500

 79

 1,002,500

 81

 Total

 247,900

 20

 985,400

 80

 1,233,400

 100

 

 Census Pacific ethnicity

 Yes

 No

 Total

 Number

 %

 Number

 %

 Number

 %

MSD Pacific ethnicity

 Yes

 94,100

 8

 4,700

 0

 98,800

 8

 No

 14,300

 1

 1,120,400

 91

 1,134,600

 92

 Total

 108,400

 9

 1,125,000

 91

 1,233,400

 100

 

 Census Asian ethnicity

 Yes

 No

 Total

 Number

 %

 Number

 %

 Number

 %

MSD Asian ethnicity  Yes

 94,100

 8

 4,700

 0

 98,800

 8

 No

 14,300

 1

 1,120,400

 91

 1,134,600

 92

 Total

 108,400

 9

 1,125,000

 91

 1,233,400

 100

 

 Census MELAA ethnicity

 Yes

 No

 Total

 Number

 %

 Number

 %

 Number

 %

MSD MELAA ethnicity  Yes

 2,600

 0

 100

 0

 2,700

 0

 No

 11,900

 1

 1,218,800

 99

 1,230,700

 100

 Total

 14,500

 1

 1,218,900

 99

 1,233,400

 100

 Note: MELAA = Middle Eastern/Latin American/African
 

 Census Other ethnicity

 Yes

 No

 Total

 Number

 %

 Number

 %

 Number

 %

MSD Other ethnicity  Yes

 200

 0

 92,800

 8

 93,000

 8

 No

 300

 0

 1,140,100

 92

 1,140,400

 92

 Total

 400

 0

 1,233,000

 100

 1,233,400

 100

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Appendix table 2

Accident Compensation Corporation and census
Total response comparisons by ethnic group and data source
 

 Census European ethnicity

 Yes

 No

 Total

 Number

 %

 Number

 %

 Number

 %

ACC European ethnicity  Yes

 1,308,700

 72

 19,600

 1

 1,328,300

 73

 No

173,600 

10 

 307,800

 17

 481,400

 27

 Total

1,482,300 

 82

 327,400

18 

 1,809,800

 100

 

 Census Māori ethnicity

 Yes

 No

 Total

 Number

 %

 Number

 %

 Number

 %

ACC Māori ethnicity

 Yes

 155,400

 11,900

 1

 167,300

 9

 No

 71,600

 4

1,570,900 

 87

 1,642,500

 91

 Total

 227,000

 13

 1,582,700

 87

 1,809,800

 100

 

 Census Pacific ethnicity

 Yes

 No

 Total

 Number

 %

 Number

 %

 Number

 %

ACC Pacific ethnicity

 Yes

66,700

 4

11,100 

 1

 77,800

 4

 No

22,700

 1

1,709,200 

 94

 1,731,900

 96

 Total

89,500 

 5

 1,720,300

 95

 1,809,800

100 

 

 Census Asian ethnicity

 Yes

 No

 Total

 Number

 %

 Number

 %

 Number

 %

ACC Asian ethnicity  Yes

 105,200

6

 3,000

 0

 108,200

 6

 No

 31,400

 1,670,200

 92

 1,701,600

 94

 Total

 136,600

8

 1,673,200

 92

 1,809,800

 100

 

 Census MELAA ethnicity

 Yes

 No

 Total

 Number

 %

 Number

 %

 Number

 %

ACC MELAA ethnicity  Yes

 6,400

0

 3,500

 0

 9,900

 No

 7,100

 1,792,800

 99

 1,799,800

 99

 Total

 13,500

 1

 1,796,300

 99

 1,809,800

 100

 Note: MELAA = Middle Eastern/Latin American/African
 

 Census Other ethnicity

 Yes

 No

 Total

 Number

 %

 Number

 %

 Number

 %

ACC Other ethnicity  Yes

 200

 0

 89,000

 5

 89,200

 5

 No

 500

 0

 1,720,100

95 

 1,720,500

 95

 Total

 700

 0

 1,809,000

 100

 1,809,800

 100

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Appendix table 3

Tertiary education and census
Total response comparisons by ethnic group and data source
 

 Census European ethnicity

 Yes

 No

 Total

 Number

 %

 Number

 %

 Number

 %

Tertiary European ethnicity  Yes

1,156,200 

 68

 22,700

1

1,179,000 

 69

 No

 113,600

 7

 408,300

24

521,900 

 31

 Total

1,269,800 

75 

 431,000

25 

 1,700,900

100 

 

 Census Māori ethnicity

 Yes

 No

 Total

 Number

 %

 Number

 %

 Number

 %

Tertiary Māori ethnicity

 Yes

 223,400

 13

 18,200

 1

 241,700

 14

 No

 38,000

 2

 1,421,200

 84

 1,459,200

 86

 Total

261,400 

15 

1,439,400 

85 

 1,700,900

 100

 

 Census Pacific ethnicity

 Yes

 No

 Total

 Number

 %

 Number

 %

 Number

 %

Tertiary Pacific ethnicity

 Yes

 86,900

 5

 12,300

 99,200

 6

 No

 14,900

 1

 1,586,800

 93

 1,601,700

 94

 Total

 101,800

 6

 1,599,100

 94

1,700,900 

 100

 

 Census Asian ethnicity

 Yes

 No

 Total

 Number

 %

 Number

 %

 Number

 %

Tertiary Asian ethnicity  Yes

 177,300

 10

 4,300

 0

 181,600

 11

 No

 29,400

 2

1,489,900 

 88

1,519,200 

 89

 Total

 206,700

12 

 1,494,200

 88

1,700,900 

 100

 

 Census MELAA ethnicity

 Yes

 No

 Total

 Number

 %

 Number

 %

 Number

 %

Tertiary MELAA ethnicity  Yes

 8,200

 4,500

 0

 12,700

 No

11,300 

1

 1,676,800

99 

 1,688,100

99 

 Total

 19,500

 1

 1,681,300

99 

 1,700,900

 100

 Note: MELAA = Middle Eastern/Latin American/African
 

 Census Other ethnicity

 Yes

 No

 Total

 Number

 %

 Number

 %

 Number

 %

Tertiary Other ethnicity  Yes

 400

54,200 

54,600 

 No

 400

0

 1,645,900

 97

 1,646,300

97 

 Total

 700

0

 1,700,100

 100

 1,700,900

100 

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Appendix table 4

Schools and census
Comparison of ethnicity information in administrative data and the census
 

 Census European ethnicity

 Yes

 No

 Total

 Number

 %

 Number

 %

 Number

 %

Schools European ethnicity  Yes

 669,900

64 

 17,500

 2

 687,500

 66

 No

89,600 

 9

267,500 

 26

 357,000

 34

 Total

 759,500

 73

 285,000

27 

 1,044,500

 100

 

 Census Māori ethnicity

 Yes

 No

 Total

 Number

 %

 Number

 %

 Number

 %

Schools Māori ethnicity

 Yes

 188,800

 18

 13,500

 1

 202,300

 19

 No

 38,600

 4

 803,700

 77

 842,200

 81

 Total

227,300 

 22

 817,200

78 

 1,044,500

 100

 

 Census Pacific ethnicity

 Yes

 No

 Total

 Number

 %

 Number

 %

 Number

 %

Schools Pacific ethnicity

 Yes

 98,300

 9

 7,100

 1

 105,400

 10

 No

20,200 

 2

 918,800

 88

 939,100

90 

 Total

 118,500

 11

926,000 

89 

 1,044,500

100 

 

 Census Asian ethnicity

 Yes

 No

 Total

 Number

 %

 Number

 %

 Number

 %

Schools Asian ethnicity  Yes

110,600

11

 5,400

 116,000

11

 No

15,300 

 913,200

 87

 928,500

 89

 Total

 125,900

12 

 918,600

88

 1,044,500

100 

 

 Census MELAA ethnicity

 Yes

 No

 Total

 Number

 %

 Number

 %

 Number

 %

Schools MELAA ethnicity  Yes

9,900 

 9,700

 1

 19,600

 2

 No

 4,000

0

 1,021,000

 98

 1,024,900

 98

 Total

 13,800

 1,030,700

 99

 1,044,500

 100

 Note: MELAA = Middle Eastern/Latin American/African
 

 Census Other ethnicity

 Yes

 No

 Total

 Number

 %

 Number

 %

 Number

 %

Schools Other ethnicity  Yes

100 

 0

 7,000

1

7,100 

 No

 400

 0

 1,037,000

99 

 1,037,400

99 

 Total

 500

 0

 1,044,000

100 

 1,044,500

100 

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Appendix table 5

Births and census
Comparison of ethnicity information in administrative data and the census
 

 Census European ethnicity

 Yes

 No

 Total

 Number

 %

 Number

 %

 Number

 %

Births European ethnicity  Yes

510,600 

 71

 17,900

 2

528,500 

 74

 No

 27,800

 4

 161,400

 22

189,200 

 26

 Total

538,400 

 75

 179,300

 25

 717,700

 100

 

 Census Māori ethnicity

 Yes

 No

 Total

 Number

 %

 Number

 %

 Number

 %

Births Māori ethnicity

 Yes

 172,900

 24

 14,800

 2

 187,600

 26

 No

15,800 

 2

 514,200

72 

 530,000

 74

 Total

188,700 

 26

 529,000

 74

 717,700

100 

 

 Census Pacific ethnicity

 Yes

 No

 Total

 Number

 %

 Number

 %

 Number

 %

Births Pacific ethnicity

 Yes

 86,000

12 

 6,100

 92,100

 13

 No

 5,300

 1

 620,300

 86

 625,600

 87

 Total

91,300 

13 

 626,300

 87

 717,700

 100

 

 Census Asian ethnicity

 Yes

 No

 Total

 Number

 %

 Number

 %

 Number

 %

Births Asian ethnicity  Yes

 65,100

 9

 6,300

 1

71,400 

10 

 No

3,900 

 1

 642,400

 90

 646,300

90 

 Total

 68,900

 10

 648,700

90 

 717,700

100 

 

 Census MELAA ethnicity

 Yes

 No

 Total

 Number

 %

 Number

 %

 Number

 %

Births MELAA ethnicity  Yes

 5,900

2,000 

 0

 7,900

 No

 1,700

 708,000

 99

 709,700

 99

 Total

 7,700

 1

 710,000

 99

717,700 

 100

 Note: MELAA = Middle Eastern/Latin American/African
 

 Census Other ethnicity

 Yes

 No

 Total

 Number

 %

 Number

 %

 Number

 %

Births Other ethnicity  Yes

100 

 0

 6,500

6,600 

 1

 No

200 

 0

 710,900

 99

 711,000

 99

 Total

200

 0

717,400 

100 

 717,700

 100

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Appendix table 6

Health and census
Comparison of ethnicity information in administrative data and the census
 

 Census European ethnicity

 Yes

 No

 Total

 Number

 %

 Number

 %

 Number

 %

Health European ethnicity  Yes

 2,560,700

 68

 53,700

 1

2,614,300 

 69

 No

342,700 

 836,200

 22

 1,178,900

 31

 Total

2,903,400 

 77

 889,900

 23

3,793,300 

 100

 

 Census Māori ethnicity

 Yes

 No

 Total

 Number

 %

 Number

 %

 Number

 %

Health Māori ethnicity

 Yes

 411,800

 11

 28,900

 440,700

 12

 No

149,400 

 4

 3,203,200

84 

 3,352,600

 88

 Total

561,200 

 15

3,232,100 

 85

 3,793,300

 100

 

 Census Pacific ethnicity

 Yes

 No

 Total

 Number

 %

 Number

 %

 Number

 %

Health Pacific ethnicity

 Yes

 221,500

 6

27,100 

 248,600

 7

 No

 53,000

 1

3,491,700 

92 

 3,544,700

 93

 Total

274,500 

 7

3,518,800 

93 

3,793,300 

100 

 

 Census Asian ethnicity

 Yes

 No

 Total

 Number

 %

 Number

 %

 Number

 %

Health Asian ethnicity  Yes

363,400 

 10

 11,900

 375,300

10 

 No

 59,000

 2

 3,358,900

89 

 3,418,000

 90

 Total

422,500 

 11

3,370,800 

89 

 3,793,300

 100

 

 Census MELAA ethnicity

 Yes

 No

 Total

 Number

 %

 Number

 %

 Number

 %

Health MELAA ethnicity  Yes

29,800 

 1

15,300 

 0

 45,100

 1

 No

 12,300

 0

 3,735,900

 98

 3,748,200

 99

 Total

 42,100

 3,751,200

 99

 3,793,300

100 

 Note: MELAA = Middle Eastern/Latin American/African
 

 Census Other ethnicity

 Yes

 No

 Total

 Number

 %

 Number

 %

 Number

 %

Health Other ethnicity  Yes

 100

 0

 6,000

6,100 

 No

1,600 

 0

 3,785,600

 100

 3,787,200

100 

 Total

1,700 

 0

3,791,600 

 100

 3,793,300

 100

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