Family violence statistics at a glance

For quick summaries of key statistics and infographics see:

Our Frequently Asked Questions page ('What are the latest family violence statistics?')

Intimate partner deaths in Aotearoa New Zealand (2009 - 2018) available in English, te reo Māori, Samoan, Tongan, Hindi and Simplified Chinese (FVDRC, 2021)

Child abuse and neglect deaths in Aotearoa New Zealand (2009 - 2018) available in English, te reo Māori, Samoan, Tongan, Hindi and Simplified Chinese (FVDRC, 2021)

Infographic (p. 9) in Prevention of family and sexual violence: Briefing to the Incoming Minister, Joint Venture for the Elimination of Family Violence and Sexual Violence, 2020)

Our data - you asked us (New Zealand Police, 2019)

Quarterly reporting (Oranga Tamariki - Ministry of Children) - includes care and protection

Snapshot of key data (NZFVC data summary, June 2017)

'The true picture' infographic poster - Archived copy (Family Violence: It's not OK, 2017)

Family violence deaths, January 2009 - December 2015 (FVDRC, 2017)

Prevalence of harm to children (Oranga Tamariki Evidence Centre, 2022)
- "This analysis presents what we can know about harm to children and young people in New Zealand through a data driven lens. A true picture of the current level of harm to children in New Zealand is unknown." (p.1).

Youth19: Safety & violence brief (Fleming, T. et al, AHRG, 2021)

Elder abuse (Age Concern, 2018)

 See also Ethnic and community specific data