Latest Stats NZ News

New home consent numbers bounce back in May
Census data shows employment recovery post 2008 global financial crisis
May brings partial recovery in filled jobs
Profits almost double for Māori farming businesses
Māori tourism businesses employed more than 11,000 in 2019
Record exports by Māori authorities
Small businesses contribute more to construction industry profits
Hospitality businesses have more short-term debt than cash and assets
Newly released census data shows Christchurch CBD bouncing back
Low imports tighten trade balance
COVID-19 contributes to 1.6 percent fall in March quarter GDP
Stats NZ launches data visualisation competition
New experimental weekly employment indicators released
Global sharemarket drop knocks New Zealand’s international net worth
Abortion statistics: Year ended December 2019
Education outcomes improving for Māori and Pacific peoples
Food prices down in May
Travel restrictions flatten arrivals and departures
South Island rents feel winter chill
Card spending partially rebounds from April’s record low
Spending on furniture, electrical, and hardware goods surges
Household greenhouse gas emissions grow by 11.8 percent
Petrol leads fall in manufacturing
Record increase for grocery wholesalers in March quarter
Building activity falls in March
Dairy exports overtake travel as COVID-19 hits
Impact of COVID-19 on Stats NZ’s data and statistics presents challenges and opportunities
New data shows 1 in 9 children under age of five lives in a multi-family household
Export meat prices fall back from recent highs
Drop in number of new homes consented
Job numbers fall sharply in April
Logging halt undercuts strong export month
Record monthly surplus as imports dive
COVID-19 measures dent retail sales
Stats NZ welcomes new advisory board
New Zealand trade after COVID-19 outbreak – 20 May update
Potato prices reach all-time high in April
Prices drop for sheep and beef farmers
More than 1 in 3 Māori and Pacific people live in a damp house
New Zealand’s population passes 5 million
NZ citizens migrating home in record numbers
Border restrictions cause major drop in visitor arrivals
New Zealand trade after COVID-19 outbreak – 13 May update
Spending halves during lockdown
Hospitality hit hard
Some indicators pick up as New Zealand moves out of lockdown
Beef cattle numbers up as prices rise
New Zealand trade after COVID-19 outbreak – 6 May update