New Zealand’s official data agency has proposed a ‘gender by default’ approach to how the government collects data about sex and gender. This proposal is part of a consultation being conducted by Stats NZ, New Zealand’s national statistical organisation and the body responsible for the country’s 2023 census. The consultation describes ‘gender by default’ asContinue reading “Gender by default – New Zealand’s proposed approach to collecting data about sex and gender”
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The third post in the series examines New Zealand’s census and how it asks about sex and gender
This four-part series investigates how censuses in other countries ask about sex and gender, and the research that underpins their approach