Art & Entertainment | Book Reviews | Education | Entertainment Video | Health | Lifestyle | Sport | Sport Video | Search


Trans-Tasman Differences For 2002

Trans-Tasman Differences For 2002

Kiwis and Aussies have some quite different ideas when it comes to who and what brands they trust the most.


New Zealanders trust the Police more. Police scored more highly in New Zealand than they did in Australia, where they were ranked 8th compared to 6th in New Zealand.

Pharmacists are more trusted in Australia than in New Zealand where they ranked 7th compared to 5h in Australia.

Doctors were ranked 5th in New Zealand and 6th in Australia.

Religious ministers are less trusted in New Zealand where they ranked 16th, compared to 11th in Australia.

Banks are more trusted in New Zealand where it ranked at 10th and at 19th in Australia, where the most common statement made about banks was “they rip people off”.

Journalists are more trusted in New Zealand with a ranking of 21st, compared to 22nd in Australia.

Kiwis and Aussies agree that politicians are the least trusted profession. They both shared 25th place (last place) in New Zealand and Australia.


Kiwi kids are Weet-Bix kids, where as Aussie kids trust Kellogg’s for their breakfast cereal.

New Zealanders and Australians agreed that Visa, Panadol, Sunbeam, Sony, and Colgate were the most trusted in their brand categories.

No surprise re airlines! Kiwis voted for Air New Zealand and Aussies for Qantas.

When it comes to computers, Australians trust IBM, while New Zealanders chose Hewlett-Packard.

© Scoop Media

Culture Headlines | Health Headlines | Education Headlines


Howard Davis: Review - A Girl Named Mo

Moana Ete brought her three-piece band A Girl Named Mo to Wellington's intimate and iconic Bats Theatre last week for a five-night residency. Each show was recorded and filmed live for the release of her debut album 'Platonic/Romantic' on Loop records later this year. More>>

For The Birds: Who Will Be Crowned Bird Of The Year?

The competition involves well-known and enthusiastic New Zealanders acting as ‘campaign managers’ for their favourite birds with many going to great lengths to get New Zealanders to vote for their chosen bird... More>>


  • Image Out-Link - Giselle Clarkson on Twitter
  • Gordon Campbell: On Bob Dylan's Nobel (And The Surplus)

    So Bob Dylan has just won the Nobel Prize for… Literature? Wow. I’d be just as happy if he’d won for his work on particle physics (“One Grain of Sand”, “Simple Twist of Fate”) or got the Economics prize for his work on the theory of contracting (“Don’t Think Twice Its Alright”) ... More>>


    Scoop Review Of Books: Whose Goat Was That?

    Mysterious Mysteries of Aro Valley is a sharp, satirical and sometimes downright scary romp through and around that valley in ways that made me question the realities of the places I thought I knew so well. More>>


    NZ On Air TV Funding: More Comedy Comes Out Of The Shadows

    Paranormal Event Response Unit is a series conceived by Jemaine Clement and Taika Waititi as a TV spin-off from their highly acclaimed feature film What We Do In The Shadows. More>>


    Mars News: Winners Announced For The 2016 Apra Silver Scroll Awards

    Wellington singer-songwriter and internationally acclaimed musician Thomas Oliver has won the 2016 APRA Silver Scroll Award with his captivating love song ‘If I Move To Mars’. More>>


    Get More From Scoop



    Search Scoop  
    Powered by Vodafone
    NZ independent news