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Youth19 is a scientifically and ethically rigorous range of surveys, funded by the Health Research Council of New Zealand and approved by The University of Auckland Human Participants Ethics Committee.


What should be changed to support young people?

This report explores the themes of the Youth19 open-text survey responses for young people who have ever been involved with Oranga Tamariki or Child Youth and Family Services in New Zealand.

Young people who have been involved with Oranga Tamariki Home and Housing

This report provides data from the Youth19 Rangatahi Smart Survey about secondary school students who report they have been involved with Oranga Tamariki or Child Youth and Family Services on the topic of ‘Home and Housing’.

A Youth19 brief: young people with disabilities

This report explores the lives of students with a disability including health and wellbeing, housing insecurity, and creating a brighter future.
Briefing paper

Safety and violence: a Youth19 brief

This brief explores student feelings of safety and experiences of physical and sexual violence between 2001 and 2019.
Briefing paper

Gambling: a Youth19 brief

This document explores the type and frequency of gambling by New Zealand youth.