That's less than 1% of the total population but not surprisingly nearly 60% of them live in the Auckland area.
21% of Singaporean Chinese living in New Zealand were actually born overseas and the median age of this group is 31.7 years.
Other interesting facts:
- Only 8.4% of Singaporean Chinese are regular smokers
- 27% of them can speak two languages
- 43% own their own residence in NZ, compared to the half the total NZ population who own theirs
- Singaporean Chinese are more highly educated than the rest of their NZ counterparts with 43.3% holding a Bachelor's degree or higher (overall NZ is only 20%)
- They are more religious than most New Zealanders with 73.3 % of Singaporean Chinese being affiliated with at least one religion. Only 55% of the total NZ population are.