About Maori

  • Over 600,000 Maori live in Aotearoa New Zealand

  • Over 300,000 Maori are under the age of 24 years

  • Almost a quarter of all Maori live in the Auckland region

  • Over 125,000 Maori can converse in te reo Maori

  • More than 36,000 Maori hold a bachelor's degree or higher

  • The most common industries for Maori employment are manufacturing, health care, and education

  • Maori are great entrepreneurs (3rd highest in the world according to the Global Entrepreneurship Monitor)


Check out some of the following savvy Maori working in the sector!


Waka Digital

Kiwa Media

 Adrenalin Group

References and Links

NZ Statistics - Census Quick Strats about Maori