population charts


According to Statisctics NZ, the labour force category to which a person is assigned depends on their actual activity during a survey reference week. The following... Read full story

Birth and death rate

Data is as published by Statistics NZ quarterly.

The "birth rate" is live births per 1,000 mean estimated resident population... Read full story

Infant mortality and abortions

Data is as published by Statistics NZ, quarterly for the infant mortality rate, but only annually for the abortion rate (and then with about a year's delay).

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Life expectancy in number of years

Life expectancy can be measured from any age, although it is usual to refer to it at birth.

Statistics NZ published its Period Life Tables from where this data is sourced. But this data is... Read full story

Marriage and divorces

This data is from the Statistics NZ series published every three months. 

Net long term migration

Net permanent and long term migration is the difference between ...

- overseas migrants who arrive in New Zealand intending... Read full story


These charts use data from Statistics NZ's quarterly survey of the estimated resident population.

The estimated resident... Read full story

Visitor arrivals

In-bound tourism is a vital part of the New Zealand economy.

This chart measures the number of overseas residents arriving in New... Read full story