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NZPR Special Issue essential contribution to housing debate

The 2021 special issue of the NZ Population Review released today may be considered something of a bible in the years to come by anyone serious about housing issues in Aotearoa. Published by the Population Association of New Zealand (PANZ), the special issue comprises ten new papers by some… Read More

Draft programme out now for NZPopCon 2021

Take a first look at the draft programme for the 2021 NZ Population Conference, which includes 80 presentations covering the breadth of population studies and interdisciplinary social sciences in Aotearoa New Zealand. Organised by PANZ, Population beyond the pandemic: Demographic trends, health, wellbeing and inequalities, will include papers ranging… Read More

Early Bird Registrations now open for NZPopCon 2021

Click here to register for the New Zealand Population Conference, being held 8-9 September 2021 at Auckland University. More about on the conference & speakers here.  Note: Ordinary PANZ membership is only $30. It is worth joining up to take advantage of the PANZ member rate. Click… Read More

15 July deadline for NZPopCon 2021 student prize submissions

All New Zealand tertiary students and immediate past students can now enter essays and research posters to win cash prizes, publication, and free registration and travel to the New Zealand Population Conference. The Statistics New Zealand Jacoby Prize goes to the best student essay on any population topic. The… Read More

NZPR 2021 Call for Submissions

The New Zealand Population Review is a peer-reviewed open-access journal of population and demography with a focus on New Zealand and the Pacific region. It has been published since the 1970s and is the official journal of the Population Association of New Zealand (PANZ). Read More

Deadline extended on call for abstracts – NZPopCon 2021

New deadline for abstracts is now WEDNESDAY 30 JUNE 2021. The Population Association of New Zealand invites you to the biennial New Zealand Population Conference (#NZPopCon), being held on 8th and 9th of September 2021 at Auckland University’s Owen Glenn Building. The conference this year is co-sponsored by… Read More

Contribute to the NZPR special issue on housing

We are calling for contributions to a special issue of the 2020 New Zealand Population Review, which will focus on housing. We are interested in papers that focus on aspects of housing such as housing policy, affordability, housing quality, crowding and homelessness – that have a population lens. Research… Read More

PANZ newsletter: April lockdown edition

Includes updates on the delays in the Census post-enumeration survey, news from NIDEA, notes from the PANZ Council’s strategic meet-up last year in Hamilton, and awards and achievements of our members. Click here to view the newsletter. … Read More

Special Edition of NZ Population Review out now

The NZ Population Review 2019 is out now, with a special edition guest-edited by Jessica Terruhn and Arama Rata from CaDDANZ.  The theme of the special issue is ‘Capturing the Diversity Dividend? Diversity Matters in Aotearoa/New Zealand’. The issue features contributions by scholars who have extensively researched… Read More

2019 Conference presentations

Remind yourself of the sessions you attended or find out more about the sessions you missed. Where permission has been granted, presentation slides for the 2019 conference are now available to download as PDFs from the links below. Day 1: 20 June 2019 Conference opening address: Government Statistician Liz McPherson… Read More