About the research:
The research was conducted via an online survey developed and hosted by CoreData. Data was collected in January 2022. A total of 2,000 valid complete responses were collected, which formed the basis of the analysis and the report. The sample is representative of the New Zealand consumer population in terms of age, gender and income based on the latest Stats NZ data. According to Stats NZ* in March 2021 there was an estimated resident population of 5,116,300. As this survey only included respondents aged 18 years old or over, the estimated resident population of the sample is 3,944,700. The purpose of this survey was to understand the financial confidence and wellbeing of New Zealanders.