Kiwis living 'outside the norm'
Kiwis living 'outside the norm'

An analysis released by Statistics New Zealand found tens of thousands of Kiwis don't go home to a traditional house.

Kiwis want religion question to stay
Kiwis want religion question to stay

New Zealanders want the next census to continue to ask about religion.

Asian influx changing face of city
Asian influx changing face of city

Auckland's Asian population is predicted to pass 500,000 in the next decade, a new report says.

How Auckland has changed
How Auckland has changed

EXPLORE OUR INTERACTIVE: More migrants from Asia are using the student and worker migration policy as a path to secure permanent…

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Where + why Maori still smoke
Where + why Maori still smoke

It's ten years today since smoking was banned in bars, but Maori are still more likely to smoke than…

Auckland housing gap: 18,000 homes

Auckland's housing crisis will not be solved even if the Government's ambitious forecasts for residential construction are…

Housing shortage a windfall for schools

Principals say it's "party time" in many Auckland schools because the city's housing shortage has bumped about half the…

Schools' anxious wait for ratings

The Ministry of Education has begun informing schools of their new decile ratings and at least one Auckland school will…

More childless couples in NZ
More childless couples in NZ

Childless couples are making up an increasingly large proportion of families - a trend that has been…

Who's living next door to you?

Did you know there are 243 Eritreans living in New Zealand and more than four in five are born overseas?

Putting faces to our names

In a land where Smith, Jones and Wilson once ruled the nursery, Wang, Li and Chen are now the most common surnames for babies…

Sector sees big decline in workers

The manufacturing sector has seen a significant decline in the number of people employed since 2006, according to a Royal…

Eric Watson: Redefine holidays and holy days

Eric Watson writes: Are there potentially a large number of Kiwis who feel aggrieved because our "most important" public…

Verity Johnson: The changing Kiwi childhood
Verity Johnson: The changing Kiwi childhood

The other day, I realised that we've had cows in the garden for the past six years, and I've never milked…

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