These maps are designed to provide a snapshot of the newer smokefree outdoor areas councils are moving towards. There are three versions for easy use and they will be a valuable tool when working with councils.
The Regional Data Explorer is an interactive tool for exploring New Zealand Health Survey data (including data on tobacco use) by region. It includes data for each District Health Board, Public Health Unit and Regional Council.
Matariki continues to be a celebration and a time to consider new beginnings. Every rising of Matariki represents a small but significant decrease in tobacco consumption, and lets us support our whānau to become smokefree.
The ASH Year 10 Snapshot is an annual cross-sectional census of 14 and 15-year-old school students’ smoking prevalence. All schools with year 10 classes are invited to participate, with around 30,000 year 10 students participating each year.
Teacher unit plans are a comprehensive set of smokefree teaching units developed by Health Promoting Schools. These units provide structured activities incorporating a range of curriculum areas, and contain templates and lin