Our State of the Nation reports and others explore the extent of progress being made in New Zealand across key social indicators of children, crime and punishment, work and incomes, social hazards, and housing. This section also includes our annual reports on the current state of housing in New Zealand as well as other recent reports.
A snapshot of overcrowding in South Auckland.
A State of the Nation report from The Salvation Army for 2011.
The Salvation Army's stand on psychoactive drugs.
The Matthew effect has been likened to a Monopoly game: some succeed, while others face steadily diminishing resources.
Reshaping New Zealand's drinking culture.
A State of the Nation report from The Salvation Army for 2010.
2009 forum on the crime of people trafficking, through sharing of wide expertise.
Using alcohol taxes to reduce New Zealanders' harmful drinking.
A State of the Nation report from The Salvation Army for 2009.
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The Social Policy and Parliamentary Unit
PO Box 76249, Manukau City, Auckland
Phone: +64 9 262 2332
Email: Social Policy Unit