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Record Number Of New Homes Consented Exceeds 50,000

Tuesday, 3 May 2022, 11:29 am | Statistics New Zealand

A record 50,858 new homes were consented in the year ended March 2022, up 24 percent from the year ended March 2021, Stats NZ said today. “The year ended March 2022 marks the first time the annual number of building consents has passed the 50,000 ... More >>

R&D Moves Towards Services Industries

Friday, 29 April 2022, 10:45 am | Statistics New Zealand

In the last five years, research and development (R&D) expenditure by the services industries has more than doubled, whereas it has only risen 12 percent for the manufacturing industry, Stats NZ said today. In 2021, R&D undertaken ... More >>

Employment Indicators: Weekly As At 25 April 2022

Thursday, 28 April 2022, 10:45 am | Statistics New Zealand

The experimental weekly series provides an early indicator of employment and labour market changes in a more timely manner than the monthly employment indicators series. Key facts The 6-day series includes jobs with a pay period equal to or less than ... More >>

Employment Indicators: March 2022 – Information Release

Thursday, 28 April 2022, 10:44 am | Statistics New Zealand

Employment indicators provide an early indication of changes in the labour market. Key facts Changes in the seasonally adjusted filled jobs for the March 2022 month (compared with the February 2022 month) were:   all industries – down ... More >>

Employment Indicators: Weekly As At 18 April 2022

Thursday, 21 April 2022, 10:47 am | Statistics New Zealand

The experimental weekly series provides an early indicator of employment and labour market changes in a more timely manner than the monthly employment indicators series. Key facts The 6-day series includes jobs with a pay period equal to or less than ... More >>

Latest State Of The Environment Report Released

Thursday, 14 April 2022, 10:51 am | Statistics New Zealand

A comprehensive assessment of New Zealand’s environment shows improvements in some areas, but continued reduction in many aspects of environmental quality, with consequences for human health and wellbeing, according to the state of the environment ... More >>

Employment Indicators: Weekly As At 11 April 2022

Thursday, 14 April 2022, 10:51 am | Statistics New Zealand

The experimental weekly series provides an early indicator of employment and labour market changes in a more timely manner than the monthly employment indicators series. Key facts The 6-day series includes jobs with a pay period equal to or less than ... More >>

Rental Price Indexes: March 2022

Wednesday, 13 April 2022, 11:34 am | Statistics New Zealand

The rental price indexes measure the changes in prices that households pay for housing rentals. Key facts Monthly change In March 2022 compared with February 2022: the index for the stock measure of rental property prices rose 0.4 percent the index ... More >>

Highest Annual Food Price Increase In Over 10 Years

Wednesday, 13 April 2022, 11:33 am | Statistics New Zealand

Food prices were 7.6 percent higher in March 2022 compared with March 2021, Stats NZ said today. This was the largest increase since the year ended July 2011 when prices increased 7.9 percent, partly influenced by a GST increase from 12.5% to 15% ... More >>

International Travel: February 2022

Tuesday, 12 April 2022, 10:58 am | Statistics New Zealand

International travel covers the number and characteristics of overseas visitors and New Zealand resident travellers (short-term movements) entering or leaving New Zealand. Key facts There were 41,000 total border crossings in February 2022, up ... More >>

Card Spending Increases In March

Monday, 11 April 2022, 10:43 am | Statistics New Zealand

New Zealanders spent $124 million (1.6 percent) more in March 2022 compared to February 2022, Stats NZ said today. Seasonally adjusted card spending on non-retail industries, up $223 million (14.5 percent) from the previous month, drove this increase. Non-retail ... More >>

Employment Indicators: Weekly As At 4 April 2022 – Information Release

Thursday, 7 April 2022, 10:51 am | Statistics New Zealand

The experimental weekly series provides an early indicator of employment and labour market changes in a more timely manner than the monthly employment indicators series. Key facts The 6-day series includes jobs with a pay period equal to or less than ... More >>

Dwelling And Household Estimates: March 2022 Quarter

Thursday, 7 April 2022, 10:49 am | Statistics New Zealand

Dwelling and household estimates are used for many purposes including planning, policy formation, business decisions, and as 'bottom lines' in the calculation of market coverage rates. Please note, we will no longer be publishing Excel or CSV ... More >>

Māori Authorities Show Resilience Despite COVID-19 Impacts

Thursday, 7 April 2022, 10:47 am | Statistics New Zealand

Sales by Māori authorities grew over the past two years, despite COVID-19 restrictions and impacts, Stats NZ said today. The role of Māori authorities and their subsidiaries is to receive, manage, and/or administer assets held in common ownership by Māori. ... More >>

Household Labour Force Survey Estimated Working-age Population: March 2022 Quarter

Wednesday, 6 April 2022, 11:48 am | Statistics New Zealand

The household labour force survey estimated working-age population table shows the population benchmarks used to produce household labour force survey estimates for the upcoming labour market statistics release. Visit our website to read this information ... More >>

Employment Indicators: Weekly As At 28 March 2022 – Information Release

Thursday, 31 March 2022, 10:46 am | Statistics New Zealand

The experimental weekly series provides an early indicator of employment and labour market changes in a more timely manner than the monthly employment indicators series. Key facts The 6-day series includes jobs with a pay period equal to or less than ... More >>

Strong Month In February Drives Record Number Of Homes Consented

Wednesday, 30 March 2022, 10:52 am | Statistics New Zealand

The number of new homes consented in the year ended February 2022 reached a new annual record of 49,733, up 25 percent compared with the same period in 2021, Stats NZ said today. “Prior to 2021, the highest number of new homes consented was 40,025 ... More >>

Māori Population Share Projected To Grow In All Regions

Tuesday, 29 March 2022, 10:44 am | Statistics New Zealand

The proportion of people identifying with Māori ethnicity is projected to grow in all 16 regions between 2018 and 2043, Stats NZ said today. In 2018, the Māori population was 17 percent of New Zealand’s population, ranging from 54 percent ... More >>

Employment Indicators: February 2022

Monday, 28 March 2022, 11:35 am | Statistics New Zealand

Employment indicators provide an early indication of changes in the labour market. Key facts Changes in the seasonally adjusted filled jobs for the February 2022 month (compared with the January 2022 month) were: all industries – down 0.3 percent ... More >>

Employment Indicators: Weekly As At 21 March 2022 – Information Release

Thursday, 24 March 2022, 10:45 am | Statistics New Zealand

The experimental weekly series provides an early indicator of employment and labour market changes in a more timely manner than the monthly employment indicators series. Key facts The 6-day series includes jobs with a pay period equal to or less than ... More >>

   

 
 
 
 
 

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