A collection of statistics about Mäori people, covering language, well-being, education and cultural engagement.
Here is an updated collection of our statistics about Mäori and from a Mäori perspective. Browse through them for an understanding of Mäori well-being and development.
‘Te ao märama’ is a Mäori concept relating to wisdom and understanding. It derives from the myth in which Täne separated his Sky Father Ranginui and Earth Mother Papatuänuku to create ‘te ao märama’ or the world of light. This allowed Täne and his brothers to grow and better understand the world around them.