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Annual Number Of New Homes Consented Rises 25 Percent

Tuesday, 2 November 2021, 10:40 am | Statistics New Zealand

The number of new homes consented rose 25 percent in the year ended September 2021, compared with the same period in 2020, Stats NZ said today. “There was a record 47,331 new homes consented in the September 2021 year, a 25 percent rise from the ... More >>

Number Of Home Transfers Drops In September 2021 Quarter

Friday, 29 October 2021, 10:47 am | Statistics New Zealand

There were 36,753 home transfers in the September 2021 quarter, down more than 17 percent from the June 2021 quarter, Stats NZ said today. Between the September 2020 and June 2021 quarters there were higher numbers of home transfers, including the ... More >>

Job Growth Slows In September

Friday, 29 October 2021, 10:44 am | Statistics New Zealand

Filled job numbers continued to rise in September 2021, although at a slower rate than recent months, rising 0.3 percent, Stats NZ said today. The seasonally adjusted count of filled jobs reached a new high of 2.28 million jobs in September 2021, an ... More >>

Air Transport Industry Hit Hardest By COVID-19

Thursday, 28 October 2021, 10:46 am | Statistics New Zealand

The air transport industry (air and space transport) in New Zealand employed 5,600 (35.0 percent) fewer people in February 2021 compared with February 2020, when the COVID-19-related travel restrictions weren’t yet in place, Stats NZ said today. ... More >>

Effects Of COVID-19 On Trade: At 20 October 2021 (provisional)

Wednesday, 27 October 2021, 11:55 am | Statistics New Zealand

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

Widest monthly trade deficit to date

Wednesday, 27 October 2021, 10:54 am | Statistics New Zealand

September 2021 marks the third successive month of record imports, resulting in a record trade deficit, Stats NZ said today. Total merchandise goods imports for September 2021 rose $1.5 billion (30 percent) compared with September 2020, to reach ... More >>

Serious Injury Outcome Indicators: 2000–2020

Tuesday, 26 October 2021, 10:40 am | Statistics New Zealand

Key facts Serious injury outcome indicators show trends in fatal, serious non-fatal, and serious (fatal and non-fatal) injuries for the whole population, Māori, and children (aged under 15 years). Serious non-fatal injuries are injury events in which ... More >>

Auckland’s Population Falls For The First Time

Friday, 22 October 2021, 10:40 am | Statistics New Zealand

In the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, New Zealand’s population growth slowed down with Auckland recording a population decline for the first time ever, Stats NZ said today. “New Zealand saw slowing population growth in all regions,” population ... More >>

Household Spending Outpaces Income In The June 2021 Quarter

Thursday, 21 October 2021, 11:06 am | Statistics New Zealand

Households continued to spend more than their income in the June 2021 quarter, with negative saving of $225 million following a revised March 2021 negative saving of $239 million, Stats NZ said today. “After high levels of saving through 2020, impacted ... More >>

Effects Of COVID-19 On Trade: At 13 October 2021 (provisional)

Wednesday, 20 October 2021, 12:04 pm | Statistics New Zealand

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

2023 Census First To Collect Gender And Sexual Identity From Everyone In Aotearoa New Zealand

Tuesday, 19 October 2021, 1:59 pm | Statistics New Zealand

The 2023 Census will be the first to ask everyone in Aotearoa New Zealand about their gender, sexual identity, and whether they have any variations of sex characteristics (also known as intersex status), Stats NZ said today. The confirmation came through ... More >>

Inflation highest in over a decade

Monday, 18 October 2021, 10:59 am | Statistics New Zealand

The consumers price index rose 2.2 percent in the September 2021 quarter, the biggest quarterly movement since a 2.3 percent rise in the December 2010 quarter, Stats NZ said today. Excluding quarters impacted by increases to GST rates, the September ... More >>

Preliminary Environmental Data On New Zealand’s Air Quality Released Today

Thursday, 14 October 2021, 10:41 am | Statistics New Zealand

The Ministry for the Environment and Stats NZ have published the Our air 2021: preliminary data release today. We are currently working to revise the Our air 2021 report to incorporate analysis of the World Health Organization (WHO) 2021 air quality guidelines ... More >>

Food Prices Rise For Sixth Consecutive Month

Wednesday, 13 October 2021, 10:52 am | Statistics New Zealand

Food prices rose 0.5 percent in September 2021 compared with August 2021, mainly influenced by higher prices for grocery food and meat, poultry, and fish, Stats NZ said today. September’s movement is the sixth consecutive monthly rise. After adjusting ... More >>

Net Migration Reversal To Australia

Tuesday, 12 October 2021, 10:49 am | Statistics New Zealand

After a year of small net migration gains from Australia, the latest six months indicate small net migration losses to Australia, Stats NZ said today. There were provisional net migration losses to Australia of 1,100 and 2,700 in the December ... More >>

Travel Drops As Bubbles Pop

Tuesday, 12 October 2021, 10:47 am | Statistics New Zealand

The number of people crossing New Zealand’s border dropped in August 2021 with the pause of quarantine-free travel with Australia and the Cook Islands, Stats NZ said today. There were 41,300 border crossings in August 2021, made up of 18,800 ... More >>

September Card Spending Edges Up As COVID-19 Alert Level Changes

Tuesday, 12 October 2021, 10:45 am | Statistics New Zealand

Retail card spending edged up 0.9 percent in September compared with August, as COVID-19 alert levels eased from level 3 to level 2, except in Auckland, Stats NZ said today. “Card sales remained low in September, as Auckland was in COVID-19 ... More >>

Dwelling And Household Estimates: September 2021 Quarter

Thursday, 7 October 2021, 10:41 am | Statistics New Zealand

Household estimates from 30 September 2013 onwards are provisional until the release of National family and household projections: 2018(base)–2043 in December 2021. More >>

Feedback Sought On Definition Of A Māori Business

Wednesday, 6 October 2021, 3:53 pm | Statistics New Zealand

New Zealanders are being asked for their views on the definition of a Māori business, Stats NZ said today. Public consultation on the draft definition will begin on Wednesday, 6 October, and end at 5pm on Friday, 5 November 2021. The draft definition has been ... More >>

Effects Of COVID-19 On Trade: At 29 September 2021 (provisional)

Wednesday, 6 October 2021, 11:52 am | Statistics New Zealand

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

   

 
 
 
 
 

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