The 2020 New Zealand Election Study
The 2020 Election occurred on October 17th. The 2020 NZES was funded by Victoria University of Wellington, the New Zealand Electoral Commission, and the Universities of Auckland and Otago. It was administered by mail and online by the Public Policy Institute (PPI) at the University of Auckland.
University of Otago
About the 2020 New Zealand Election Study
The 2020 New Zealand Election Study was run following the 2020 General Election on October 17th after a delay in the election date due to a COVID-19 lockdown in Auckland. Data collection was run through the Public Policy Institute at The University of Auckland. 3,730 people completed the 2020 survey. Participants were sent a $20 grocery voucher as thanks for their efforts. The online survey also included a te reo Māori and Chinese language options for the first time.The 2020 NZES was funded by Victoria University of Wellington, the Electoral Commission, the University of Auckland, and Otago University.
Data will be available to the public soon. In the meantime, please check out our piece regarding the 2020 election on The Conversation.