Indo-Chinese refugee settlers have experienced problems, especially in access to employment; a small number have migrated onwards to Australia.In 1993 a new nationalist party, New Zealand First, was founded, in part to oppose perceived high levels of migration from Asia.Maori are Polynesians who settled in New Zealand from the eleventh century.
New Zealand (Aotearoa) has two main populated islands, the North Island and the South Island.
Despite the displacement of Maori the white population grew slowly.
Maori men were granted the vote in 1867 and in the same year received four special seats in the House of Representatives.
Between 19 the annual rate of population growth increased significantly following a higher birth rate and considerable immigration.
Historically, after the Polynesians, most migration to New Zealand was from the United Kingdom but the sources of migration became more diverse in the years after the Second World War.
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