Growing Up in New Zealand is this country's largest contemporary longitudinal study of child development.
We're tracking the lives of more than 6,000 Kiwi children to discover what life is
like growing up in 21st Century New Zealand.
Our findings will influence research, policy and services to improve
the well-being of all New Zealand children and their families.
More than 6,000 children and their families are part of Growing Up in New Zealand. If you're one of our study participants - thank you!
This is where you can change your contact details, find out what's coming up next, and discover more about your data and privacy.
Growing Up in New Zealand data is available for researchers, Government organisations, NGOs and others to access, analyse and use.
The study provides a unique and rich data source which grows in value over time. It can be used to answer a variety of research questions and inform policy development.
Information for Growing Up participants on Covid-19 research
Information for Growing Up in New Zealand participants on the special Covid-19 research project.
Study to explore the impact of Covid-19 “lockdown” on New Zealand children
The country’s largest longitudinal study is about to launch a new research project to discover how the Covid-19 “lockdown” has affected children in Aotearoa New Zealand.
Children's wellbeing during Covid-19
A list of helpful websites which may support you and your children to get through the Covid-19 pandemic and self-isolation.
Our guide to online activities during lockdown
Check out our guide to online activities for children to help your whole family get through Covid-19 self-isolation.
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