Story: Hawke’s Bay region

Social deprivation

Hawke’s Bay has an image of prosperity based on its agriculture and horticulture, but alongside this are stories of hardship. Areas defined as socially and economically deprived are found throughout the region.

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Ministry of Health - Manatū Hauora
Reference: P. White and others, Atlas of socioeconomic deprivation in New Zealand: NZDep2006. Wellington: Ministry of Health, 2008
Map by Jinny Gunston

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Kerryn Pollock, 'Hawke’s Bay region - Society', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 28 May 2024)

Story by Kerryn Pollock, updated 1 Jul 2015