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Stark Warning To Employers – Kiwis Preparing To Change Jobs

Sunday, 10 January 2021, 1:27 pm | Horizon Research Limited

New research provides a stark warning to employers about losing staff. The number of adults intending to change jobs this year is projected to rise sharply. Horizon Research says its latest Employment Forecast Monitor shows concern about holding ... More >>

New Zealanders Have Their Hopes Up For 2021

Monday, 4 January 2021, 10:55 am | Horizon Research Limited

More than a million New Zealanders think their lives will be better in the coming year. New research finds: 31% of adults (around 1,114,500 people) think their lives will be better. 19% (around 665,000 people) think their lives will be worse. 44% ... More >>

More Than A Million Adults Say Their Households Are Worse Off Financially

Sunday, 27 December 2020, 4:16 pm | Horizon Research Limited

The impact of COVID-19 is showing markedly for some households and regions, the latest research finds. Around 1.114 million adults say their households are financially worse off than last year, while around 575,000 say they’re better off. Data from ... More >>

Health The Top Factor Driving New Zealanders’ Party Vote Choice

Tuesday, 6 October 2020, 10:02 am | Horizon Research Limited

Health is the issue most driving New Zealanders’ choice of party vote in this election. New polling by Horizon Research finds five issues rank above all others in overall importance. Health, a factor for 54%, equivalent to around 1,941,400 adults ... More >>

Employed More Confident, But 287,600 Think They Will Lose Their Jobs

Wednesday, 16 September 2020, 10:54 am | Horizon Research Limited

The number of New Zealanders who are confident they will keep their jobs during the next 12 months has risen 8%. 46% of adults (18 years of age or over) believed, at the end of August, they would keep their jobs during the next year. This was up ... More >>

Ardern Making Nearly Twice As Many Feel Hopeful Than Collins

Saturday, 12 September 2020, 11:17 am | Horizon Research Limited

The latest Horizon Research study on how Labour leader Jacinda Ardern and National leader Judith Collins are making adults feel produces some starkly contrasting results. Ms Ardern is making significantly more people feel hopeful, proud, comfortable and More >>

New Zealanders Say Keep COVID-19 Elimination Policy, Don’t Follow Sweden

Friday, 28 August 2020, 11:33 am | Horizon Research Limited

New Zealanders overwhelmingly want to stay with the current policy to try eliminating community transmission of COVID-19. They do not want less restrictive policies. A new nationwide Horizon Research finds: 76% want to continue imposing varying levels ... More >>

Second COVID-19 Wave And Lockdowns Reduce Trust In Government By 3%

Thursday, 27 August 2020, 9:59 am | Horizon Research Limited

Overall trust and confidence in the Ministry of Health and Government’s response to managing COVID-19 has fallen 3% following the second wave of infection and lockdowns. Overall trust was 82% in mid-July 2020. It is 79% in late August. This is down from ... More >>

Overall, 82% Trust Pandemic’s Management – Down From 91%

Sunday, 9 August 2020, 2:55 pm | Horizon Research Limited

New Zealanders’ overall trust in the Ministry of Health and Government to manage the COVID-19 pandemic is at 82%, down from 91% during April. Overall distrust that the Ministry and Government will manage it in ways which best protect themselves More >>

How Judith Collins stopped the bleeding

Friday, 7 August 2020, 10:47 am | Horizon Research Limited

Horizon Research includes questions on voting from time to time in its surveys – for both forthcoming referenda and general elections. More >>

30% Believe Households Worse Off, 298,000 Expect To Lose Jobs

Saturday, 1 August 2020, 12:54 pm | Horizon Research Limited

64% of New Zealanders feel the economic position of their households is the same or better than a year ago – and 30% think it is worse or much worse, while 298,000 think they will lose their jobs in the next 12 months. Households’ perceptions ... More >>

New Zealanders’ main economic priority: getting back to work

Thursday, 14 May 2020, 9:12 am | Horizon Research Limited

A Horizon Research survey of policies to stimulate the economy finds 79% support “getting people back to work”. More >>

Huge Majority Think Lump Sum Payment Will Be Effective, Will Spend It Mostly On Basics

Tuesday, 12 May 2020, 1:38 pm | Horizon Research Limited

67% of New Zealanders think a lump sum cash payment paid to everyone will be an effective way of stimulating the economy. A Horizon Research survey finds 23% think it will not be effective. The results mean an estimated 2,405,200 adults think a ... More >>

73% support personal mobile data use for COVID-19 tracking

Monday, 27 April 2020, 11:26 am | Horizon Research Limited

Seven out of 10 adults will support police and health authorities using their personal mobile data to help track and trace those who have been in contact with COVID-19. More >>

73% Support Personal Mobile Data Being Used For COVID-19 Tracking

Sunday, 26 April 2020, 4:30 pm | Horizon Research Limited

9% of adults are neutral on use of personal mobile data, 16% are opposed (10% strongly) and 3% are not really sure.   <img src="https://img.scoop.co.nz/stories/images/2004/horizon1.png">    Opposition is above average for those aged under 45 years. Support is ... More >>

57% of adults want to stay in isolation

Wednesday, 22 April 2020, 11:23 am | Horizon Research Limited

Most adults will – or would like to – stay in isolation after Alert Level 4 restrictions are lifted. More >>

Huge Surges Projected For Businesses As COVID-19 Restrictions Ease

Monday, 20 April 2020, 10:48 am | Horizon Research Limited

New research shows what New Zealanders say they will do when released from Alert Level 4 lockdown. In the first six months, if allowed, there will be huge surges in custom for the retail, postal and courier and travel sectors. Within these, fast ... More >>

A Price Of Lockdown: 215,000 New Zealanders Want Help To Cope

Sunday, 19 April 2020, 4:28 pm | Horizon Research Limited

More than 215,000 adults say they would like extra help and advice to cope with isolation and stress caused by the COVID-19 Level Four Alert lockdown. While most adults are coping well, a Horizon Research nationwide survey finds large numbers ... More >>

New Zealanders Deeply Suspect Fishing Industry Donations Will Influence MPs’ Decisions

Wednesday, 26 February 2020, 4:34 pm | Horizon Research Limited

The huge majority of New Zealanders think fishing industry donations to Members of Parliament at the last election have the potential to “strongly influence” decisions the MPs make, according to a poll conducted by Horizon Research. The poll, ... More >>

Majority currently vote to enact End of Life Choice Bill

Saturday, 4 January 2020, 12:09 pm | Horizon Research Limited

(Headline abbreviated, original headline: Large majority will currently vote to enact End of Life Choice Bill) More >>