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Kiwis keep commercial accommodation busy through winter

Friday, 13 September 2019, 11:15 am | Statistics New Zealand

New Zealanders stayed 2.7 percent more nights in hotels, motels, backpackers, and holiday parks in July 2019 than in July 2018, Stats NZ said today. More >>

Tomato and bacon prices streak ahead

Thursday, 12 September 2019, 10:46 am | Statistics New Zealand

Higher fruit and vegetable prices, as well as rising prices for meat, were key factors pushing overall food prices up 0.7 percent in August, Stats NZ said today. More >>

Net migration levels steady

Wednesday, 11 September 2019, 11:09 am | Statistics New Zealand

Annual net migration was provisionally estimated at 53,200 (± 900) in the year ended February 2019 compared with 51,500 in the previous year, Stats NZ said today. More >>

Visitor arrivals from Asia continue to fall

Wednesday, 11 September 2019, 10:50 am | Statistics New Zealand

Visitor arrivals from Asia fell 1,700 (2.6 percent) in July 2019 compared with the same month last year, Stats NZ said today. More >>

Kiwis work hard at multiple jobs

Tuesday, 10 September 2019, 10:49 am | Statistics New Zealand

More than 1 in 14 employed New Zealanders are working two or more jobs, Stats NZ said today. More >>

Retail card spending bounces back

Tuesday, 10 September 2019, 10:44 am | Statistics New Zealand

When adjusted for seasonal effects, retail card spending rose 1.1 percent in August 2019. More >>

Meat and dairy products lead manufacturing fall

Monday, 9 September 2019, 11:08 am | Statistics New Zealand

Meat and dairy manufacturing fell in June after two strong quarters, Stats NZ said today. More >>

Fruit exports boost wholesale trade

Friday, 6 September 2019, 10:49 am | Statistics New Zealand

Wholesale trade sales rose in the June 2019 quarter, driven by fruit exports, Stats NZ said today. More >>

Non-residential building activity slows

Thursday, 5 September 2019, 10:53 am | Statistics New Zealand

The volume of non-residential building work fell in the June 2019 quarter compared with the March quarter, Stats NZ said today. More >>

Travel, kiwifruit, and cars top trade with Japan

Tuesday, 3 September 2019, 10:47 am | Statistics New Zealand

New Zealand’s two-way trade with Japan was $8.8 billion for the year ended June 2019, Stats NZ said today. More >>

Lamb export prices spring to a new high

Monday, 2 September 2019, 10:45 am | Statistics New Zealand

Export prices for lamb reached their highest point in the June 2019 quarter, Stats NZ said today. More >>

Over 35,000 homes consented in July year

Friday, 30 August 2019, 10:55 am | Statistics New Zealand

The number of new homes consented reached 35,472 in the year ended July 2019, the most consented in a year since the mid-1970s, Stats NZ said today. More >>

Employment gap for disabled people remains high

Wednesday, 28 August 2019, 10:46 am | Statistics New Zealand

The disability employment gap for the June 2019 quarter was 46.5 percentage points, Stats NZ said today. More >>

Butter exports halved in July

Monday, 26 August 2019, 10:46 am | Statistics New Zealand

Key commodity exports of butter, milk powder, logs, and meat all fell in July 2019, with butter alone down by half on a year ago, Stats NZ said today. More >>

Lull in retail spending for June

Friday, 23 August 2019, 10:50 am | Statistics New Zealand

The volume of retail sales showed little change in the June 2019 quarter, Stats NZ said today. More >>

Gender pay gap unchanged since 2017

Wednesday, 21 August 2019, 10:47 am | Statistics New Zealand

The gender pay gap was 9.3 percent in the June 2019 quarter, Stats NZ said today. More >>

Dairy product prices for manufacturers up 8.7 percent

Monday, 19 August 2019, 10:52 am | Statistics New Zealand

Prices received by manufacturers of butter, cheese, and milk powder rose 8.7 percent in the June 2019 quarter compared with the March 2019 quarter, after falls in the previous two quarters, Stats NZ said today. More >>

Cruise ship spending is going full steam ahead

Friday, 16 August 2019, 11:25 am | Statistics New Zealand

Cruise ship spending is going full steam ahead, swelling 28 percent to $570 million in the year ended June 2019, Stats NZ said today. More >>

New Zealand’s population grows 1.6 percent in June year

Thursday, 15 August 2019, 10:44 am | Statistics New Zealand

The estimated population of New Zealand reached 4.92 million at 30 June 2019, Stats NZ said today. More >>

Record 40.4 million guest nights

Wednesday, 14 August 2019, 12:32 pm | Statistics New Zealand

Guests spent over 40 million nights, a new high, in hotels, motels, backpackers, and holiday parks in the year ended June 2019, Stats NZ said today. More >>

 

 

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