Aotearoa New Zealand's ethnic communities

Aotearoa New Zealand's ethnic communities are an incredibly diverse group, representing over 200 ethnicities and speaking over 170 languages. Ethnic communities include anyone who identifies their ethnicity as:

  • African.
  • Asian.
  • Continental European.
  • Latin-American.
  • Middle-Eastern.
Data dashboard v2

Ethnic Communities Data Dashboard

Created in partnership with Statistics New Zealand, the Ethnic Communities Data Dashboard is an interactive tool that allows you to access information on ethnic communities in Aotearoa New Zealand. You can use it to create comprehensive information on ethnicity, religion, and language – at national and regional levels.

Community Directory

The Community Directory is a register of ethnic community organisations and support services. If your organisation would like to be included in the directory, please email

Armenian Society of New Zealand
Indian Community Southland Inc
Waikato Filipino Association
Name Website Region Services Phone
Armenian Society of New Zealand Auckland 021 250 2095 View
Indian Community Southland Inc
Southland Settlement, Migrants, Arts & Culture, Community Services, Education 021 0250 5655 View
Waikato Filipino Association Waikato Youth, Sport, Settlement, Migrants, Arts & Culture, Community Services, Women 021 285 1952 View

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