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Health boards, schools may lose funding as Ministries forced to use 2013 census data

6 March 2019 Cate Broughton - Stuff

Hospital boards and schools may receive less funding as Government departments give up on using 2018 census data for planning and budgeting.

Census 2018 data will not be released by Statistics New Zealand until at least August this year, with the delay forcing several ministries to use 2013 census data and population projections instead. The initial release date had been set for October 2018, about seven months after census day on March 6.

Read more here: https://www.stuff.co.nz/national/health/111036613/health-boards-schools-may-lose-funding-as-ministries-forced-to-use-2013-census-data