IMD18 publications

A brief report on development of the 2018 New Zealand Index of Multiple Deprivation (IMD18) (2.4 MB, PDF)

The New Zealand Indices of Multiple Deprivation: a new suite of indicators for social and health research in Aotearoa, New Zealand is a 2017 article in the PLOS ONE journal about the development of the NZIMD and NZ data zones.

Developing intermediate zones for analysing the social geography of Auckland, New Zealand is a 2016 article describing the creation of two new geographical boundary files known respectively as lower zones and upper zones for investigating social phenomena and visualising disparities in health outcomes in the Auckland Region. The same methodology was used to develop 5958 data zones for the whole of New Zealand.

IMD13 publications

Reports and publications  

A brief report on development of the New Zealand Index of Multiple Deprivation (IMD). (754 kB, PDF)

A compilation of 20 deprivation and demographic profiles of New Zealand’s District Health Boards (DHB) using the 2013 Index of Multiple Deprivation (IMD13) and the 2013 Census (9 MB, PDF)

OPIMD13 publications

Reports and publications

  • OPIMD13 Brief Report

A brief report on development of the 2013 Older People’s Index of Multiple Deprivation (291 kB, PDF)