Financial Capability Research and Evaluations

Reviews & Reports

Financial capability research


Our research and evaluation continue to give us a deeper understanding of the levels of financial capability in New Zealand. Research projects include the Current State of Knowledge, Financial Knowledge and Behaviour Survey, and the Financial Behaviour Index. 

ANZ/Commission Financial Knowledge and Behaviour Surveys


The Commission delivers a comprehensive survey examining the financial knowledge of adult New Zealanders.

2013 ANZ/ Commission for Financial Knowledge and Behaviour Surveys

In 2013 the Financial Knowledge and Behaviour Survey also included questions about financial behaviour.

The survey found that the overall level of financial knowledge has not changed since 2009. 


Financial Knowledge and Behaviour Survey Data