credit charts

Rural debt

These charts report the growth in debt used by the rural sector in New Zealand.

The data is provided by the RBNZ about one month after the end of each period. Data includes lending by both... Read full story


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

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Business debt

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

The data is... Read full story

Consumer debt

This chart shows the total debt consumers have incurred, other than housing debt. It measures credit card debt, installment credit, hire purchase, personal loans,... Read full story

Credit card debt

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... 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.

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Household deposits

This data is published by the Reserve Bank about 4 weeks after the end of each month in its C17 series. It is sourced from detailed data returns it gets from all... Read full story

Housing debt

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

This data enables us to derive the growth... Read full story