Secondary School Data & Research

Secondary School Sport Census

Every year secondary schools complete a sport census for School Sport NZ (formally NZSSSC).  This includes data on school sport representation, teacher, coach and parental involvement in secondary school sport.  Click here to see Wellington secondary school sport census specific results, as well as national results.

Active NZ Participation Survey – Sport NZ

Sport NZ has released the first report from its new Active NZ participation survey, providing a point-in-time snapshot of participation in sport and active recreation explored through the lenses of age, gender, ethnicity and deprivation.

It is the first time Sport NZ has combined adults and young people in one report, with data collected from 6,000 young people and 27,000 adults.  Click to read more about the Active NZ 2017 Report.

Wellington Secondary School Sport Research

In 2013 Sport Wellington, in collaboration with College Sport Wellington, completed research looking at sport participation among five different colleges in the Wellington Region.   The aim of the Secondary School Sport Research (SSSR) project was to better understand whether the types of sport and recreation currently being offered were in line with the wants, needs, motivations, preferences and desires of of secondary school age students in the Wellington region.   Click here to read more about the Wellington Secondary School Sport Research.