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Results - data and trends

The link below points to an Excel spreadsheet that contains the source data to this indicator's graph and any additional data.

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The graphs below show people's levels of satisfaction with their environment in 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2013 and 2016.

  • The most common score and the median (or middle score) were seven.
  • Consistent with past years, in 2016 most people (91 per cent) were moderately or highly satisfied with their environment.
  • In 2016, just 8 per cent of people were not satisfied with their environment, which is similar to past years although in 2006 it had risen to 11 per cent.  
  • The data are from surveys in 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2013 and 2016.
People's satisfaction with the Waikato region's environment (1998-2013) on a scale of 1-10

graph showing peoples satisfaction with environment

Waikato people's levels of satisfaction with their environment, clustered low to high ratings from 1998-2016.

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