PORIRUA BY NUMBERS
Of 432 Porirua residents surveyed:
92 per cent say they have someone to turn to for help when faced with serious illness.
57 per cent say their city is a better place to live as a result of other cultures.
20 per cent have been unable to see a GP for a health concern in past 12 months.
72 per cent agree Porirua has a culturally rich and diverse arts scene (average is 47 per cent). 83 per cent say it is easy to get to and use public transport. 57 per cent are employed full time. 28 per cent are regular users of public transport.