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Maori, new zealand’s first people, today face striking health disparities with diabetes, asthma and other illnesses rates of diabetes are three times higher in maori communities than among. New zealand experiences significant health disparities related to both ethnicity and deprivation the average life expectancy for maori new zealanders is 9 years less than for other new. Cancer disparities in indigenous polynesian populations: māori, native hawaiians, and pacific people important health disparities between māori and the majority population and high. In the future, new zealand should evaluate the effectiveness of new strategies to address maori needs and reduce health disparities publication details publication date: december 7, 2010.
The new zealand health strategy sits alongside the new zealand disability strategy, currently being developed the new zealand health strategy provides the framework within which district. Severe disparities in oral health and inequities in access to oral health care exist globally 1–4 these inequities are inconsistent with the vision of equity and social new zealand’s. This paper presents an empirical analysis of net worth, the difference between total assets and total liabilities, and the distribution of this net worth in new zealand, using data from the.