Centre of Methods and Policy Application in the Social Sciences

COMPASS uses quantitative methodologies to answer policy-relevant questions, to improve health, wellbeing, and equity in Aotearoa.

News & Events

Find out what is happening at COMPASS, including seminars, courses, and colloquia.

COMPASS News & Events

Meet our team of researchers, and our collaborators.

COMPASS people

We publish journal articles, technical reports and other publications related to our research.

COMPASS publications
COMPASS Projects

Read about all of the projects that the COMPASS team has undertaken over the last 20 years, including analysis of population data, microsimulation, and surveys.

COMPASS projects
NZSSN Courses

We run courses in social research methods through the New Zealand Social Statistics Network (NZSSN).

NZSSN courses
Useful Links

We have compiled a list of links to other centres, organisations, and resources within our research community.