Credit charts

Rural credit

These charts report the growth in credit used by the rural sector in New Zealand. The data is provided by the RBNZ about one month after the end of each period. Read full story

Business credit

These charts report the growth in credit used by the business sector in New Zealand, other than rural business. Read full story


This data is published weekly in a Public Notice by the Insolvency and Trustee Service of the Ministry of Economic Development. Read full story

Electronic transactions

This data is released by Statistics NZ monthly, and includes all transactions done through credit cards, debit cards, and other card payment systems. Read full story

Money supply

This data is published monthly by the Reserve Bank, in their C1 series. M0 is Notes and coin on issue from the Reserve Bank. Read full story

Home loan approvals

Household deposits

This data is published by the Reserve Bank about 4 weeks after the end of each month in its C17 series. Read full story

Housing credit

The Reserve Bank publishes the total volume of housing credit issued by almost all financial insitutions every month, about 4 weeks after month end. Read full story

Credit cards

New Zealand data on credit card use and balances is collected by the RBNZ and reported monthly.  This gives us an important look at the growth of credit limits, how much of those limits are be Read full story