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Survey finds 29,900 more wanting to buy homes than sell

Tuesday, 23 December 2014, 8:50 am | Horizon Research Limited

Any Reserve Bank relaxing of rules allowing banks to lend to more people with less than 20% deposits for homes would increase the number of “definite buyers” in the market from 5.9% to 7.3%. More >>

Nearly 80% of NZ adults will have a smartphone within a year

Monday, 17 November 2014, 1:42 pm | Horizon Research Limited

Around 79% of all adults in New Zealand will have a smartphone by September next year. A Horizon Research survey finds 69% of people aged 18+ now have smartphones. Another 10.4% say they intend to get one by next September, leaving just 20.6% of ... More >>

Poll finds Cunliffe more impressive in debates so far

Wednesday, 10 September 2014, 1:45 pm | Horizon Research Limited

While the two main political parties’ leaders prepare for another election campaign debate tonight, a poll finds the Labour leader has impressed more than National’s leader in debates so far. More >>

102,000 more registered electors likely to vote

Wednesday, 10 September 2014, 11:36 am | Horizon Research Limited

A Horizon Research poll finds the turnout at this year’s general election could increase by about 3.2%. More >>

Large majorities of NZ First voters would prefer Labour deal

Tuesday, 2 September 2014, 5:58 pm | Horizon Research Limited

67% of those who voted for New Zealand First at the 2011 general election would prefer Labour to lead a coalition government if one is needed after September 20’s general election. More >>

Significant fallout from Dirty Politics allegations

Thursday, 28 August 2014, 11:18 am | Horizon Research Limited

Dirty politics ... costing National up to 3.8% of its pre-publication support Large numbers of New Zealanders are aware of and talking about the issues raised as a result of the publication of Nicky Hager’s book, Dirty Politics, according to results ... More >>

59% of intending NZ First voters prefer Labour-led coalition

Thursday, 7 August 2014, 1:26 pm | Horizon Research Limited

Winston Peters faces the prospect of going against the wishes of nearly 59% of those who intend to vote for his party if he decides to support a National-led government after the September 20 general election. More >>

A million eyes Telecom’s internet television service

Thursday, 17 April 2014, 10:24 am | Horizon Research Limited

Telecom might have a market of more than a million New Zealand adults interested in using its internet television service if the content and price are affordable. More >>

New Zealanders accept 104 kph holiday speed tolerance

Tuesday, 15 April 2014, 2:39 pm | Horizon Research Limited

New Zealanders accept more than oppose the police practice of imposing a 104 kph open road speed tolerance limit during holiday periods. More >>

New Zealanders engage in large-scale illegal downloading

Tuesday, 8 April 2014, 9:58 am | Horizon Research Limited

21 out of 100 adult New Zealanders say they have illegally downloaded content from the internet at some time when they know they should have paid for it. More >>

Majority think National will win election, prefer Labour

Monday, 7 April 2014, 3:24 pm | Horizon Research Limited

66.5% of New Zealand voters think National will lead a coalition government if one is needed after the September 20 general election. However, 51.5% would prefer Labour to lead a coalition if there is one. More >>

Sugar poll: cut serving sizes rather than impose tax

Tuesday, 18 February 2014, 9:28 am | Horizon Research Limited

More than 880,000 adult New Zealanders believe they or someone in their household have developed health problems as a result of consuming sugar. However, they prefer reducing the amount of sugar in drinks and reducing the size of sugar-containing ... More >>

Mass mistrust of contactless transaction credit cards

Monday, 23 December 2013, 9:37 am | Horizon Research Limited

Major credit cards have introduced a service through which users can wave or tap a credit card to pay for transactions with a value of up to $80. There is no need to enter a pin number or sign a transaction form. More >>

57% say cancel asset sales in event of referendum 'No'

Sunday, 15 December 2013, 9:05 am | Horizon Research Limited

A Horizon Research poll which correctly called the result of the asset sales referendum also found that 57% of New Zealanders wanted all future sales cancelled if the referendum result opposed sales. More >>

Half of Kiwi adults using second screens while watching TV

Friday, 1 November 2013, 2:44 pm | Horizon Research Limited

About 51% or 1.7 million adult New Zealanders are now using other electronic devices while watching television. A new study by Horizon Research finds 184,000 adults are using electronic devices to respond to advertisements on television using an average ... More >>

New poll: 69.3% against partial state asset sales

Thursday, 24 October 2013, 10:42 am | Horizon Research Limited

A new poll using the question being asked in the November-December referendum finds 69.3% will vote against partial sale of state assets. 30.7% say yes when asked “do you support the Government selling up to 49% of Meridian Energy, Mighty River Power, ... More >>

Auckland Mayoralty race close in mid-voting exit poll

Thursday, 3 October 2013, 5:29 pm | Horizon Research Limited

A mid-election poll shows only a 4% gap between Auckland Mayoral candidates Len Brown and John Palino. More >>

Suburbans New Zealand’s most-read newspapers

Thursday, 19 September 2013, 12:03 pm | Horizon Research Limited

Local suburbans are collectively the most read newspapers in New Zealand. 38.4% of adults surveyed nationwide between September 13 and 17 say they have read a suburban newspaper in the past 30 days, the equivalent of more than 1.29 million aged 18+, ... More >>

Palino closes on Brown among definite voters in Mayor Race

Tuesday, 16 July 2013, 4:21 pm | Horizon Research Limited

In a mostly two-way race for Auckland’s Mayoralty, there is a 12% gap between the main candidates, incumbent Len Brown and candidate John Palino. More >>

Palino closes on Brown in Auckland Mayoralty race - Poll

Tuesday, 16 July 2013, 4:00 pm | Horizon Research Limited

In a mostly two-way race for Auckland’s Mayoralty, there is a 12% gap between the main candidates, incumbent Len Brown and candidate John Palino. More >>



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