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A Glance At NZ Trade With China After The Coronavirus Outbreak – 10 March Update

Tuesday, 10 March 2020, 2:11 pm | Statistics New Zealand

Daily trade data for the last four weeks and a day gives an updated glance at New Zealand exports to China since the COVID-19 outbreak, Stats NZ said today. The high-level graphs released today show total export and import values, and export and import ... More >>

Meat And Dairy Sales Surge In December Quarter

Tuesday, 10 March 2020, 10:48 am | Statistics New Zealand

Meat and dairy boosted the total volume of manufacturing sales to its strongest quarterly rise in six years, Stats NZ said today. The volume of total manufacturing sales rose 2.7 percent in the December 2019 quarter, after a flat September 2019 ... More >>

Wholesale Trade Steady In The December Quarter

Monday, 9 March 2020, 10:52 am | Statistics New Zealand

Wholesale trade sales rose 0.3 percent in the December 2019 quarter, Stats NZ said today. Wholesale trade sales had modest increases for the past five quarters, when adjusted for seasonal effects. “Results across the six wholesale industries were ... More >>

Non-residential building volume slows again

Friday, 6 March 2020, 11:24 am | Statistics New Zealand

The volume of construction work on shops, health buildings, factories, and other non-residential buildings fell in the December 2019 quarter compared with the September quarter, following recent volatility, Stats NZ said today. More >>

Digital Overtakes Wine Exports

Thursday, 5 March 2020, 11:05 am | Statistics New Zealand

Export sales of software and services by the information and communication technology (ICT) sector reached $2.1 billion in 2019, up 47 percent from 2017, Stats NZ said today. “Despite flying under the radar, ICT services exports are now larger than ... More >>

Record Number Of Townhouses, Flats, And Units Consented

Wednesday, 4 March 2020, 11:02 am | Statistics New Zealand

The annual number of new townhouses, flats, and units consented reached a record high of about 8,400 new homes in the January 2020 year, Stats NZ said today. The new record was an increase of 28 percent compared with the January 2019 year. The ... More >>

China Top Trade Partner For 2019

Tuesday, 3 March 2020, 2:59 pm | Statistics New Zealand

China was New Zealand’s top trading partner in 2019, Stats NZ said today. Since 2017, China has been New Zealand’s top trading partner, and from 2013 the second-largest trading partner. In the year ended December 2019, 23 percent of New Zealand’s total ... More >>

Kiwis Spending More On International Accommodation

Tuesday, 3 March 2020, 11:46 am | Statistics New Zealand

New Zealanders are spending more on hotels, motels, and other accommodation overseas, Stats NZ said today. Household expenditure on accommodation services increased by 40.1 percent from the year ended June 2016 to $30 per week. Most of this is for overseas ... More >>

A First Glance At NZ Trade With China After The Coronavirus Outbreak

Monday, 2 March 2020, 3:07 pm | Statistics New Zealand

Daily trade data for the last four weeks gives a first glance at New Zealand exports to China since the coronavirus Covid-19 outbreak, Stats NZ said today. The high-level graphs released today show total export values to China, including those for key ... More >>

Meat Export Prices Hit Record High

Monday, 2 March 2020, 10:48 am | Statistics New Zealand

Export prices for meat, including beef and lamb, rose to their highest-ever level in the December 2019 quarter, boosting overall export prices, Stats NZ said today. “Meat export prices have risen for three quarters in a row, on the back of strong ... More >>

Exports To China Rise Strongly In January

Thursday, 27 February 2020, 10:54 am | Statistics New Zealand

Exports to China rose $302 million (31 percent) to $1.3 billion in January 2020 compared with January 2019, led by increases in dairy, meat, and logs, Stats NZ said today. This was the biggest increase in dollar value for any New Zealand export market ... More >>

Volume Of Spirit-based Drinks Available Up Five Years In A Row

Wednesday, 26 February 2020, 10:52 am | Statistics New Zealand

The volume of spirit-based drinks available for consumption rose again in 2019, Stats NZ said today. “Spirit-based drinks available have risen nearly 30 percent in volume since 2014,” international statistics manager Darren Allan said. “The ... More >>

Latest child poverty statistics released

Tuesday, 25 February 2020, 11:22 am | Statistics New Zealand

There are nine different measures for child poverty, and these statistics were published today for the year ended June 2019, Stats NZ said today. More >>

2018 Census Data About People And Dwellings Grouped By Topics Available In NZ.Stat Available Today

Monday, 24 February 2020, 2:50 pm | Statistics New Zealand

Get data at the national level, by regional council area, territorial authority / Auckland local board area, statistical area 2 (SA2), and district health board area. Tables contain 2018, 2013, and 2006 Census data. Access data in NZ.Stat Use ... More >>

Electronics Sales Charge Up Again

Monday, 24 February 2020, 11:17 am | Statistics New Zealand

For the third quarter in a row, electronics including appliances, mobile phones, and computers had the largest sales volume increase, Stats NZ said today. Electrical and electronic goods retailing had the largest rise of all 15 industries in the December ... More >>

Price Rise For Producers

Thursday, 20 February 2020, 10:48 am | Statistics New Zealand

Overall prices for goods and services produced in New Zealand rose 0.4 percent in the December 2019 quarter, compared with the September 2019 quarter, Stats NZ said today. “Price rises in sheep and beef farming, and meat product manufacturing contributed ... More >>

Typical Lifespan A Decade Longer Than In Late 1940s

Wednesday, 19 February 2020, 11:06 am | Statistics New Zealand

The median lifespan of people who passed away in 2019 was about 13 years longer than for those who died 70 years ago, Stats NZ said today. “Even in the past 20 years, the median lifespans for both men and women have increased by a couple of ... More >>

Visitor Arrivals From China Down In 2019

Monday, 17 February 2020, 10:55 am | Statistics New Zealand

Visitor arrivals from China fell 9 percent to 407,100 in the December 2019 year compared with the December 2018 year, Stats NZ said today. The annual number of visitor arrivals from China has been falling since early 2019. “Recent travel restrictions ... More >>

Rental price indexes: January 2020

Friday, 14 February 2020, 12:43 pm | Statistics New Zealand

The rental price indexes measure the changes in prices that households pay for housing rentals. More >>

Meaty Increases Push Up Annual Food Prices

Friday, 14 February 2020, 12:01 pm | Statistics New Zealand

Higher prices for meat, poultry, and fish contributed to a 3.5 percent increase in food prices for the year ended January 2020, the largest annual rise in food prices in over eight years, Stats NZ said today. “Meat, poultry, and fish prices have ... More >>

   

 

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