New Zealand | Economic Indicators


Markets Last Reference Previous Range
Currency 0.67 Jul/15 0.67 0.39 : 1.49
Government Bond 10Y 3.3 percent Jul/15 3.29 3.08 : 19.2
Stock Market 2974 Index points Jul/15 2916 1688 : 3317
GDP Last Reference Previous Range
GDP 183 USD Billion Dec/13 171 5.18 : 183
GDP Growth Rate 0.2 percent Mar/15 0.8 -2.6 : 2.9
GDP Annual Growth Rate 2.6 percent Mar/15 3.5 -3.4 : 7.3
GDP Constant Prices 54624 NZD Million Mar/15 54325 26680 : 54624
Gross National Product 56341 NZD Million Mar/15 56462 25040 : 56462
GDP per capita 28840 USD Dec/13 28375 16581 : 28840
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 13393 NZD Million Mar/15 13673 4077 : 13673
GDP per capita PPP 32768 USD Dec/13 32240 22344 : 32768
Labour Last Reference Previous Range
Unemployment Rate 5.8 percent Mar/15 5.8 3.5 : 11.2
Employed Persons 2355 Thousand Mar/15 2339 1500 : 2355
Employment Change 0.7 percent Mar/15 1.2 -1.7 : 1.7
Unemployed Persons 146 Thousand Mar/15 143 69 : 189
Productivity 167 Index Points Mar/15 167 118 : 167
Labor Force Participation Rate 69.6 percent Mar/15 69.4 63 : 69.6
Wages 28.78 NZD/Hour Mar/15 28.79 13.07 : 28.79
Wages in Manufacturing 3321 NZD Million/Quarter Mar/15 3377 1639 : 3377
Labour Costs 1105 Index Points Mar/15 1102 700 : 1105
Population 4.51 Million Dec/14 4.42 2.37 : 4.51
Retirement Age Women 65 Jan/15 65 65 : 65
Retirement Age Men 65 Jan/15 65 65 : 65
Job Advertisements 36541 May/15 36504 21288 : 55215
Job Vacancies 119 Index Points May/15 119 55.2 : 124
Minimum Wages 14.25 NZD/Month Jan/14 13.75 10.25 : 14.25
Prices Last Reference Previous Range
Inflation Rate 0.1 percent Mar/15 0.8 -15.3 : 44
Inflation Rate Mom -0.3 percent Mar/15 -0.2 -0.81 : 8.91
Consumer Price Index CPI 1193 Index Points Mar/15 1197 34.3 : 1199
Core Inflation Rate 0.17 percent Mar/15 0.84 0.17 : 7.91
Core Consumer Prices 1195 Index Points Mar/15 1199 630 : 1201
GDP Deflator 1106 Index Points Mar/15 1100 591 : 1118
Producer Prices 1034 Index Points Mar/15 1046 166 : 1077
Export Prices 1051 Index Points Mar/15 1091 85.3 : 1269
Import Prices 785 Index Points Mar/15 827 70.43 : 1128
Food Inflation 0.8 percent May/15 1 -1.99 : 10.81
Money Last Reference Previous Range
Interest Rate 3.25 percent Jun/15 3.5 2.5 : 67.32
Interbank Rate 3.77 percent May/15 3.94 2.7 : 24.25
Money Supply M0 5306 NZD Million Apr/15 5435 1081 : 5744
Money Supply M1 42016 NZD Million Apr/15 42396 1586 : 42396
Money Supply M2 136057 NZD Million Apr/15 135425 19760 : 136057
Money Supply M3 292225 NZD Million Apr/15 290089 6726 : 292225
Foreign Exchange Reserves 26193 NZD Million May/15 23393 1030 : 28237
Banks Balance Sheet 456841 NZD Million May/15 450810 236047 : 456841
Central Bank Balance Sheet 28299 NZD Million May/15 23866 7116 : 33766
Loans To Private Sector 85627 NZD Million Mar/15 83963 31241 : 85627
Trade Last Reference Previous Range
Balance of Trade 350 NZD Million May/15 183 -1359 : 1158
Exports 4360 NZD Million May/15 4130 19.68 : 5033
Imports 4010 NZD Million May/15 3950 37.85 : 4975
Current Account 662 NZD Million Mar/15 -3170 -6102 : 1468
Current Account to GDP -3.3 percent Dec/14 -3.4 -8.9 : -0.9
External Debt 247182 NZD Million Mar/15 243036 67673 : 250628
Terms of Trade 1338 Index Points Mar/15 1319 796 : 1438
Foreign Direct Investment 1092 NZD Million Mar/15 3844 -7322 : 3844
Tourist Arrivals 176697 Persons May/15 237966 40 : 402518
Crude Oil Production 33 BBL/D/1K Feb/15 36 15 : 72
Government Last Reference Previous Range
Government Budget -1.3 percent of GDP Jun/14 -2.1 -9.2 : 4.6
Government Debt to GDP 35.9 percent Dec/13 37.5 17.4 : 71.6
Government Budget Value 2808 NZD Million Jun/14 6925 -14897 : 9542
Government Spending 10484 NZD Million Mar/15 10469 5524 : 10484
Credit Rating 88.98 :
Business Last Reference Previous Range
Business Confidence -2.3 Jun/15 15.7 -76.4 : 80.9
Manufacturing PMI 51.55 May/15 51.84 35.59 : 62.03
Industrial Production 0.6 percent Mar/15 2 -10.3 : 5.7
Capacity Utilization 92.3 percent Mar/15 91.9 86.33 : 92.4
Changes in Inventories 106 NZD Million Mar/15 409 -900 : 773
Car Registrations 3933 Cars May/15 3653 810 : 4959
Competitiveness Index 5.2 Points Jun/15 5.1 4.91 : 5.2
Competitiveness Rank 17 Jun/15 18 17 : 25
Corruption Index 91 Points Jun/14 91 90 : 96
Corruption Rank 2 Jun/14 1 1 : 4
Ease of Doing Business 2 Dec/14 3 2 : 3
Consumer Last Reference Previous Range
Consumer Confidence 113 Jun/15 117 79.1 : 131
Retail Sales MoM 2.7 percent Mar/15 1.9 -3.6 : 2.8
Retail Sales YoY 7.4 percent Mar/15 5.9 -5.2 : 10.8
Consumer Spending 32386 NZD Million Mar/15 32137 15069 : 32386
Bank Lending Rate 10.39 percent May/15 10.39 7.5 : 16.02
Consumer Credit 215935 NZD Million Apr/15 214701 21498 : 215935
Private Sector Credit 359555 NZD Million Apr/15 358694 10449 : 359555
Housing Last Reference Previous Range
Housing Index 1.5 percent May/15 0.5 -2.56 : 6.66
Building Permits 868 NZD Million May/15 757 10.97 : 925
Home Ownership Rate 64.8 percent Jun/13 66.9 64.8 : 73.8
Taxes Last Reference Previous Range
Corporate Tax Rate 28 percent Jan/15 28 28 : 48
Personal Income Tax Rate 33 percent Jan/14 33 33 : 39
Sales Tax Rate 15 percent Jan/15 15 12.5 : 15
Social Security Rate 11 percent Jan/14 11 0 : 11
Social Security Rate For Companies 3 percent Jan/14 3 0 : 3
Social Security Rate For Employees 8 percent Jan/14 8 0 : 8




Economic Indicators for New Zealand including actual values, historical data charts, an economic calendar, time-series statistics, business news, long term forecasts and short-term predictions for New Zealand economy. 7/4/2015