New Zealanders consider themselves to be thinner, overestimate the rural population and think the top one per cent own far more wealth than they actually do.

The Ipsos Mori survey reveals the gap between perception and reality for 33 countries, including New Zealand.

How well do you think you know New Zealand? Take our quiz above and see whether you know New Zealand better than others.

The correct answer is shown in green, while the incorrect answer is what New Zealanders participating in the survey guessed.

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