In 2016, 4,131 New Zealanders aged 18 years and over participated in a survey about their engagement with conservation, their views about DOC and its work, and their use of public conservation lands and waters, including historic sites.
Participants had the option to complete the questionnaire online or on paper submitted in the post. The survey results and methodology are presented in the reports below.
Survey of New Zealanders (PDF, 5,010K)
This report contains the results of the 2016 Survey of New Zealanders.
Methodology report (PDF, 3,967K)
This report describes the methodology used in the 2016 Survey of New Zealanders.
Partnerships, Historic & Visitor Unit