Key statistics

Here you can find reports and surveys compiled by the Office for Seniors, as well as contact details.

Attitudes Towards Ageing research

New Zealand’s first all-ages research into our attitudes towards ageing reveals respect for seniors.

Across the generations, eight out of ten people surveyed said they had high levels of respect for seniors.

But one in ten of those aged 75-plus reported being socially isolated, and a higher number say they have, at times, felt invisible.

Eight in ten people said they had respect for seniors.

Contact us

To contact the office, please email: osc@msd.govt.nz