28 May 2018

Asia - the great unknown for New Zealanders

From Morning Report, 6:14 am on 28 May 2018

If you were asked which Asian country has the largest population of Muslims - would you be able to answer correctly? The latest study from the Asia New Zealand Foundation found only one in six scored more than half right in a general knowledge quiz about the region. The Foundation's executive director, Simon Draper, told our reporter Jonathan Mitchell that the results showed most knew little about Asia, or New Zealand's relationship with it.