Migrant Youth Information Project
The Migrant Youth Information Project was a one-off research project which resulted in 2 publications in 2017.
About migrant youth
Migrant youth (aged 12–24 years) are a sub-set of recent migrants in New Zealand who may face particular settlement challenges.
In addition to the challenges that may be experienced by all New Zealand youth in their transition to adulthood, migrant youth may face additional challenges related to settling in a new country and adapting to a new culture.
About the project
The Migrant Youth Information Project comprises:
- an annotated bibliography of research reports and other publications focused on the challenges facing migrant youth settling in New Zealand and in other migrant-receiving countries: The settlement outcomes of migrant youth - a bibliography of New Zealand and international literature [PDF, 2.7 MB]
- a statistical profile of migrant youth based on Immigration New Zealand data and Statistics New Zealand data: Migrant Youth - a statistical profile of recently arrived young migrants [PDF, 988 KB].
This report builds a profile of recent migrant youth in New Zealand by analysing immigration approvals data and Statistics New Zealand
PDF, 988KB, 86 pages