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RESEARCH:

Investigating Issues Relating to School Student Swimming and Water Safety Skills

UNIVERSITY OR ORGANISATION: ACNeilsen

 

SUBJECT: Acquatic Education, Competence and Swimming
TYPE: Quantitative Survey
DATE: 2008


The investigators 

 

COUNTRY

New Zealand

AUTHORS

ACNeilsen

JOURNAL / PUBLICATION

Water Safety NZ

RESPONDENTS

Years 6 & 8 teachers

349 schools

80% have swimming pool

20% do not

All regions sent the survey

Deciles 1-10

ACTIVITY

Swimming

Swimming Lessons

ENVIRONMENT

Swimming Schools

School Pools

Public Swimming Pools

Rivers

Ocean

Lakes

AGE

1--13

GENDER

N/A

ETHNICITY

NZ European/Pākeha

Māori

Pacific People

Asian

Indian

Other

 

 
 

 

 

 

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