Environment - Estimated health impacts from exposure to PM10 2006–2012

Ministry for the Environment


Indicator definition: The estimated number of premature deaths, hospitalisations, and restricted activity days for the New Zealand population from exposure to sources of PM10 from human activities.


Detailed definitions can be found here: http://www.mfe.govt.nz/more/environmental-reporting/air/air-domain-report-2014/data-and-supporting-information/about

Data provided by

Ministry for the Environment

Dataset name

Environmental Reporting: Air Domain Report 2014



How to find the data

At URL provided, download 'Excel files'

Import & extraction details

File as imported: Environmental Reporting: Air Domain Report 2014

From the dataset Environmental Reporting: Air Domain Report 2014, this data was extracted:

  • Sheet: Table 19
  • Range: C10:D12
  • Provided: 6 data points

Dataset originally released on:

May 16, 2014

Purpose of collection

The Ministry for the Environment and Statistics New Zealand commissioned NIWA to produce a report that provides information for New Zealand’s Environmental Reporting Series: 2014 Air domain report. This report provides the methodology and results for the national air domain indicators – on-road vehicle emissions, annual average PM10, and health impacts due to exposure to PM10. It also includes information on natural sources of pollutants, and the influence of meteorological conditions on air quality.