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Table 1 Sociodemographic data by ethnicity from Youth'07-national survey of secondary school student's health and wellbeing, New Zealand 2007

From: Ethnic discrimination prevalence and associations with health outcomes: data from a nationally representative cross-sectional survey of secondary school students in New Zealand

  Māori Pacific Asian Other NZ European Total
  n % n % n % n % n % n %
   95% CI   95% CI   95% CI   95% CI   95% CI   95% CI
Total 1702   924   1126   531   479   9080  
   18.7   10.2   12.5   5.9 7 52.6   
   15.6-21.9   6.4 - 14.1   7.6 - 17.4   5.0 - 6.8   47.6 - 57.7   
Sex             
Male 882 52.0 497 53.8 619 55.1 273 51.3 263 55.0 4902 54.1
   45.6 - 58.4   43.7 - 63.9   42.8 - 67.4   43.7 - 58.9 1 47.4 - 62.5   47.5 - 60.7
Female 820 48.0 427 46.2 507 44.9 258 48.7 216 45.0 4178 45.9
   41.6 - 54.4   36.1 - 56.3   32.6 - 57.2   41.1 - 56.3 6 37.5 - 52.6   39.3 - 52.5
Age (years)             
≤ 13 414 24.1 213 23.0 163 14.5 107 20.1 959 19.8 1856 20.3
   21.3 - 26.8   20.6 - 25.5   10.5 - 18.4   16.6 - 23.5   17.8 - 21.9   18.5 - 22.1
14 434 25.6 201 21.6 211 18.7 109 20.3 113 23.7 2094 23.0
   23.2 - 27.9   19.1 - 24.2   16.8 - 20.7   16.0 - 24.6 9 22.2 - 25.2   21.7 - 24.3
15 387 22.8 196 21.3 221 19.5 133 25.2 103 21.6 1968 21.7
   20.9 - 24.7   18.5 - 24.1   17.8 - 21.2   21.1 - 29.3 1 20.4 - 22.8   20.9 - 22.6
16 268 15.8 182 19.7 252 22.4 107 20.2 932 19.5 1741 19.2
   14.2 - 17.5   17.1 - 22.4   19.6 - 25.3   17.2 - 23.2   18.1 - 20.8   18.1 - 20.3
≥ 17 199 11.7 132 14.3 279 24.9 75 14.2 736 15.4 1421 15.7
   10.1 - 13.3   11.9 - 16.7   21.8 - 27.9   10.3 - 18.1   13.9 - 16.9   14.3 - 17.1
NZDep2006             
Low deprivation 334 20.3 70 7.8 424 38.6 219 42.4 216 46.4 3215 36.4
   16.3 - 24.2   4.6 - 11.0   29.6 - 47.5   33.3 - 51.5 8 41.6 - 51.3   31.1 - 41.7
Medium deprivation 577 34.9 221 24.8 481 43.8 190 36.9 192 41.0 3395 38.3
   30.9 - 38.9   18.2 - 31.4   39.8 - 47.8   31.6 - 42.2 6 37.7 - 44.4   35.5 - 41.2
High deprivation 743 44.9 601 67.4 194 17.6 107 20.7 594 12.5 2239 25.3
   38.3 - 51.4   58.4 - 76.4   9.4 - 25.9   13.9 - 27.5   10.2 - 14.9   19.8 - 30.7
Parents worry about having enough money to buy food             
Never 869 54.8 362 43.5 740 71.2 362 43.5 311 70.1 5415 64.4
   52.3 - 57.4   38.6 - 48.4   66.6 - 75.7   38.6 - 48.4 8 67.7 - 72.6   61.5 - 67.4
Occasionally/sometimes 553 34.7 336 40.4 233 22.2 336 40.4 109 24.3 2352 27.8
   32.2 - 37.2   36.0 - 44.9   19.0 - 25.4   36.0 - 44.9 4 22.4 - 26.3   25.6 - 29.9
Often/all the time 165 10.5 134 16.1 70 6.6 134 16.1 251 5.6 659 7.8
   8.6 - 12.4   13.8 - 18.4   4.6 - 8.6   13.8 - 18.4   4.8 - 6.4   6.7 - 8.8
Moved home 2 or more times in last 12 months             
Yes 311 18.7 187 20.7 177 16.0 70 13.5 393 8.3 1138 12.8
   16.9 - 20.4   16.2 - 25.2   13.5 - 18.4   10.7 - 16.4   7.4 - 9.2   11.7 - 13.9
No 1362 81.3 718 79.3 933 84.0 451 86.5 433 91.7 7794 87.2
   79.6 - 83.1   74.8 - 83.8   81.6 - 86.5   83.6 - 89.3 0 90.8 - 92.6   86.1 - 88.3
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