May 29, 2023

Ethnicity of Homeschoolers

Almost all (98.3 per cent) of homeschoolers reported their ethnicity. Of these:

  • 81.6 per cent identified as European/Pakeha
  • 10.4 per cent identified as Maori
  • A lower proportion of homeschoolers were identified as being Maori, Asian or Pasifika than compared to students attending regular schools

Figure 5: Comparison of School Students and Homeschoolers by Ethnic Group at 1 July 2011


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