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More Expensive Fruit And Vegetables Boost Food Prices In 2020 – Media Release

Friday, 15 January 2021, 10:55 am | Statistics New Zealand

Fruit and vegetable prices increased almost 9 percent in the year ended December 2020, boosting overall food price inflation to 2.9 percent, Stats NZ said today. “In 2020 prices have been high for a variety of crops, including potatoes, courgettes ... More >>

Dwelling And Household Estimates: December 2020 Quarter

Wednesday, 13 January 2021, 10:44 am | Statistics New Zealand

Key facts At 31 December 2020:   private dwellings estimate – 1,945,600 households estimate – 1,808,700. The private dwelling estimates are based on the 2018 Census while household estimates remain based on the 2013 Census. The household ... More >>

Effects Of COVID-19 On Trade: 1 February–16 December 2020 (provisional)

Wednesday, 23 December 2020, 11:56 am | Statistics New Zealand

Effects of COVID-19 on trade is a weekly update on New Zealand’s daily goods trade with the world from 1 February 2020. Comparing the values with previous years shows the potential impacts of COVID-19. The data is provisional and should be regarded ... More >>

Tourism Satellite Account: Year Ended March 2020

Tuesday, 22 December 2020, 10:42 am | Statistics New Zealand

Key provisional estimates for the year ended March 2020:   Total tourism expenditure was $41.9 billion, an increase of 2.4 percent ($1.0 billion) from the previous year. International tourism expenditure increased 2.2 percent ($371 million) ... More >>

Imports Fall In Lead-up To Christmas

Friday, 18 December 2020, 10:44 am | Statistics New Zealand

Imports fell over $1 billion in November 2020, with large falls for cars, fuels, and other commodities, partly offset by a lift in cell phone imports, Stats NZ said today. The total value of monthly goods imports in November 2020 fell $1.1 billion ... More >>

Exports Flat Despite Commodity Price Falls

Friday, 18 December 2020, 10:42 am | Statistics New Zealand

Total goods exports were almost unchanged in November 2020, despite a fall in the export prices of several commodities, Stats NZ said today. Total goods exports were $5.2 billion, down 0.2 percent from November 2019. Meat and offal exports were down ... More >>

Beef Cattle Continue To Increase

Friday, 18 December 2020, 10:41 am | Statistics New Zealand

The number of beef cattle increased for the fourth year in a row in 2020, while the national dairy herd and sheep flock have both continued to fall in recent years, Stats NZ said today. Provisional figures from the 2020 agricultural production survey ... More >>

Quarterly GDP Bounces Back, But COVID Still A Drag On Annual Growth

Thursday, 17 December 2020, 10:39 am | Statistics New Zealand

Gross domestic product (GDP) rebounded 14.0 percent in the September 2020 quarter, following a revised 11.0 percent fall in the previous quarter where COVID-19 restrictions impacted economic activity, Stats NZ said today. There were fewer restrictions on ... More >>

Effects Of COVID-19 On Trade: 1 February–9 December 2020 (provisional)

Wednesday, 16 December 2020, 11:54 am | Statistics New Zealand

Effects of COVID-19 on trade is a weekly update on New Zealand’s daily goods trade with the world from 1 February 2020. Comparing the values with previous years shows the potential impacts of COVID-19. The data is provisional and should be regarded ... More >>

Current Account Returns To Deficit As Imports Rise

Wednesday, 16 December 2020, 10:46 am | Statistics New Zealand

The seasonally adjusted current account deficit was $0.4 billion in the September 2020 quarter, compared with last quarter’s record surplus of $0.6 billion, Stats NZ said today. The main contributor to the deficit was the rise in goods imports ... More >>

Net International Liability Position Narrows As Net External Debt Widens

Wednesday, 16 December 2020, 10:45 am | Statistics New Zealand

New Zealand’s net international liability position was $177.9 billion (55.5 percent of GDP) at 30 September 2020, $2.4 billion narrower than at 30 June 2020, Stats NZ said today. The net international investment position represents the difference between ... More >>

International Migration: October 2020 – Infoshare Tables

Monday, 14 December 2020, 10:43 am | Statistics New Zealand

International migration statistics give the latest outcomes-based measure of migration, which includes estimates of migrants entering or leaving New Zealand. Impact of COVID-19 on international migration Since January 2020, governments have imposed international ... More >>

Government Finance Statistics (general Government): Year Ended June 2020

Friday, 11 December 2020, 10:48 am | Statistics New Zealand

Government finance statistics (general government) gives an economic representation of New Zealand's central and local government financial activity. Key facts In the year ended June 2020:   General government net operating balance dropped ... More >>

Rents Rise 1.0 Percent In November

Friday, 11 December 2020, 10:48 am | Statistics New Zealand

Rents rose in November for new tenancies, with higher rents in Wellington and parts of the South Island but lower rents in Canterbury, Stats NZ said today. In November 2020, the flow measure of rental properties with new tenancy bonds rose 1.0 percent ... More >>

Serious Injury Outcome Indicators: 2000–19

Friday, 11 December 2020, 10:45 am | Statistics New Zealand

Serious injury outcome indicators present the annual number and rate of serious injury outcomes in New Zealand, through a set of indicators for fatal and non-fatal injuries. The latest provisional data shows an overall rate of 233.4 serious non-fatal ... More >>

Strawberry Prices Squished As Exports Drop

Friday, 11 December 2020, 10:45 am | Statistics New Zealand

Strawberry prices fell 43 percent in November 2020 as COVID-19 border restrictions reduced exports, Stats NZ said today. Soaring air freight costs since COVID-19 border closures has made exporting products much more expensive, and a shortage of international ... More >>

Geographic Boundaries Annual Release: As At 1 January 2021

Thursday, 10 December 2020, 10:58 am | Statistics New Zealand

Geographic boundary data provides geographic boundaries in spatial formats and classifications in non-spatial formats. Access spatial datasets from Stats NZ geographic data service Use Stats NZ geographic data service to view, access, or download geographic boundary ... More >>

Effects Of COVID-19 On Trade: 1 February–2 December 2020 (provisional)

Wednesday, 9 December 2020, 11:57 am | Statistics New Zealand

Effects of COVID-19 on trade is a weekly update on New Zealand’s daily goods trade with the world from 1 February 2020. Comparing the values with previous years shows the potential impacts of COVID-19. The data is provisional and should be regarded ... More >>

Tourist Hotspots Struggling In September Quarter

Wednesday, 9 December 2020, 10:54 am | Statistics New Zealand

Key tourism destinations such as Queenstown, Rotorua, and Auckland had some of the largest drops in filled jobs in the September 2020 quarter in the wake of COVID-19, Stats NZ said today. Queenstown-Lakes district had 1,155 fewer jobs in the September ... More >>

Construction Forges Ahead, But Services Lag Behind In Wake Of COVID-19

Wednesday, 9 December 2020, 10:52 am | Statistics New Zealand

Construction industry sales in the September 2020 quarter were up almost 9 percent compared with the same quarter last year, despite the impact of COVID-19 in the first half of the year, Stats NZ said today. In contrast, sales for many industries servicing ... More >>

 

 
 
 
 
 

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