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Construction costs, rents, and rates rise – Stats NZ Media and Information Release: Consumers price index: September 2018 quarter

By   /  October 16, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Accommodation, AM-NC, Crowded Homes, DJF, Dwelling and household estimates, Economic Statistics, Economics, Household Sector, Housing Sector, KB, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, MIL-Submissions, New Home Consents, New Zealand, Property Prices, Property Statistics, Property Values, Real Estate, rent, Statistics  /  Comments Off on Construction costs, rents, and rates rise – Stats NZ Media and Information Release: Consumers price index: September 2018 quarter

Source: MIL-OSI Submissions Construction costs, rents, and rates rise – 16 October 2018 The cost of running a household rose over the year to September 2018, Stats NZ said today. Housing and household utilities increased 3.1 percent, with increases for construction, rents, rates and electricity. Insurance premiums also rose. Nationally, local authority rates and payments increased 5.1 […]

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Largest quarterly percentage lift in retail card spending since 2010 – Stats NZ Media and Information Release: Electronic card transactions: September 2018

By   /  October 11, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Banking Sector, Business, Business Expansion, Consumer Goods Statistics, Consumer News, Economic Statistics, Economics, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, MIL-Submissions, New Zealand, Retail Card Spending, Retail Spending, Statistics  /  Comments Off on Largest quarterly percentage lift in retail card spending since 2010 – Stats NZ Media and Information Release: Electronic card transactions: September 2018

Source: MIL-OSI Submissions Largest quarterly percentage lift in retail card spending since 2010 – 10 October 2018 Quarterly retail card spending in the September 2018 quarter rose at its fastest pace in seven and a half years, Stats NZ said today. The lift was widespread, led by increased grocery and liquor spending, as well as fuel. […]

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Lettuce shows largest price fall in four years – Stats NZ Media and Information Release: Food price index: September 2018

By   /  October 11, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Agriculture, Agriculture Exports, Agriculture Statistics, Business, Business Confidence, Business Expansion, Consumer Goods Statistics, Consumer News, Consumer Price Index, Economic Statistics, Economics, Export Statistics, Food Price Index, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, MIL-Submissions, New Zealand, Produce Statistics, Producer Output Prices, Retail Spending, Statistics  /  Comments Off on Lettuce shows largest price fall in four years – Stats NZ Media and Information Release: Food price index: September 2018

Source: MIL-OSI Submissions Lettuce shows largest price fall in four years – 11 October 2018 Lettuce prices fell 45 percent in September 2018, to an average of $1.81 a head, Stats NZ said today. They were down 30 percent for the year. “Prices reached an all-time high of $5.42 for a 500g head of lettuce in […]

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Correction to Goods and services trade by country: Year ended June 2018 – Stats NZ

By   /  October 11, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Economic Statistics, Economics, Export Statistics, FTA, Import Statistics, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, MIL-Submissions, New Zealand, Overseas Trips, Services Exports, Total Services Exports, Trade, Trade Statistics, Two Way Trade  /  Comments Off on Correction to Goods and services trade by country: Year ended June 2018 – Stats NZ

Source: MIL-OSI Submissions Correction to Goods and services trade by country: Year ended June 2018 3 October 2018 Stats NZ has corrected Goods and services trade by country: Year ended June 2018 and its related news story Visitors boost trade surplus. The correction was a result of a processing error involving exports of travel services data. […]

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Annual Auckland homes consented at record levels – Stats NZ Media and Information Release: Building consents issued: August 2018

By   /  October 2, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Accommodation, Auckland City, Building Consents, Construction Statistics, Crowded Homes, Dwelling and household estimates, Economic Statistics, Economics, Household Sector, Housing Sector, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, MIL-Submissions, New Home Consents, New Zealand, Property Prices, Property Statistics, Property Values, Statistics  /  Comments Off on Annual Auckland homes consented at record levels – Stats NZ Media and Information Release: Building consents issued: August 2018

Source: MIL-OSI Submissions Annual Auckland homes consented at record levels – 28 September 2018 A record 12,959 new homes were consented to be built in Auckland in the year ended August 2018, up 26 percent from the previous August year, Stats NZ said today. The 12,959 homes consented in the last 12 months is very similar […]

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Keith Rankin Analysis – Liberal Mercantilism and Economic Capitalism: an Introduction

By   /  September 28, 2018  /  24/7 News, Analysis Assessment, Analysis-Reportage, Capitalism, Economic growth, Economics, Economy, Editor's Picks, Evening Report, Keith Rankin, Liberal Mercantilism, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Progressive Economics, Social Democracy, Socialism  /  Comments Off on Keith Rankin Analysis – Liberal Mercantilism and Economic Capitalism: an Introduction

Keith Rankin Analysis – Liberal Mercantilism and Economic Capitalism: an Introduction Keith Rankin. Most of us realise that there is something wrong with capitalism as we know it. We also accept that capitalism is here to stay; the only practicable alternatives are evolutions of capitalism, not from capitalism. For most of its history we have experienced […]

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New Zealand Data – Criminal conviction and sentencing statistics: June 2018 fiscal year – NZ.Stat tables

By   /  September 26, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Data Analysis, Demographics, Economic Statistics, Economics, Justice Statistics, Law and Order Statistics, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, MIL-Submissions, New Zealand, Prosecution Statistics, Statistics  /  Comments Off on New Zealand Data – Criminal conviction and sentencing statistics: June 2018 fiscal year – NZ.Stat tables

Source: MIL-OSI Submissions 25 September 2018, 10:45am Criminal conviction and sentencing statistics include tables about convictions, prosecutions, and charges by offence type, sentence type, and most serious offence. This data is provided to us by the Ministry of Justice. Access data in NZ.Stat Use NZ.Stat to view and download data for criminal conviction and sentencing statistics. Prosecutions […]

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New Zealand Data – Child and youth prosecution statistics: June 2018 fiscal year – NZ.Stat tables

By   /  September 26, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Child and youth prosecution statistics, Child Poverty, Child Poverty Statistics, Demographics, Economic Statistics, Economics, Government Statistics, Justice Statistics, Law and Order Statistics, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, MIL-Submissions, New Zealand, Poverty Statistics, Prosecution Statistics  /  Comments Off on New Zealand Data – Child and youth prosecution statistics: June 2018 fiscal year – NZ.Stat tables

Source: MIL-OSI Submissions 25 September 2018, 10:45am Child and youth prosecution statistics include tables about the number of children and young people prosecuted in the New Zealand court system, by most serious offence, age, sex, and ethnicity. This data is provided to us by the Ministry of Justice. MIL OSI

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New Zealand Data – Overseas merchandise trade: August 2018

By   /  September 26, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Agriculture, Agriculture Exports, Agriculture Statistics, Beef Exports, Commodity Exports, Consumer Goods Statistics, Consumer News, Consumer Price Index, Crude Oil Statistics, Dairy Cattle Statistics, Dairy Sector, Economic Statistics, Economics, Export Statistics, farming, Food Price Index, Forestry Sector, Free Trade Agreement, FTA, Government Statistics, Horticulture Exports, Import Statistics, Imports of Capital Goods, Lamb Exports, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, MIL-Submissions, New Zealand, Oil Prices, Overseas Merchandise Trade, Overseas trade indexes, Petroleum, Produce Statistics, Producer Output Prices, Statistics, Terms of Trade, Trade, Trade Deficit, Trade Statistics, Two Way Trade  /  Comments Off on New Zealand Data – Overseas merchandise trade: August 2018

Source: MIL-OSI Submissions 26 September 2018, 10:45am Overseas merchandise trade statistics provide information on imports and exports of merchandise goods between New Zealand and other countries. Key facts This release refers to trade in goods only. August 2018 monthly values are actual and compared with August 2017. Goods exports rose $366 million (9.9 percent) to […]

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New Zealand Data – Balance of payments and international investment position: Year ended 31 March 2018

By   /  September 26, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Agriculture, Agriculture Exports, Agriculture Statistics, Beef Exports, Commodity Exports, Consumer Goods Statistics, Consumer News, Crude Oil Statistics, Dairy Cattle Statistics, Dairy Sector, Economic Statistics, Economics, Export Statistics, Free Trade Agreement, FTA, Government Statistics, Horticulture Exports, Import Statistics, Imports of Capital Goods, Lamb Exports, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, MIL-Submissions, New Zealand, Oil Prices, Overseas Merchandise Trade, Overseas trade indexes, Produce Statistics, Producer Output Prices, Statistics, Terms of Trade, Trade, Trade Deficit, Trade Statistics, Two Way Trade  /  Comments Off on New Zealand Data – Balance of payments and international investment position: Year ended 31 March 2018

Source: MIL-OSI Submissions 26 September 2018, 10:45am Balance of payments records the value of the country’s transactions with the rest of the world. It shows changes in financial claims on, and liabilities to, the rest of the world. International investment position is a snapshot of the country’s financial assets and liabilities. Key facts At 31 […]

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Statistics New Zealand – Monthly trade deficit widest on record

By   /  September 26, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Agriculture Exports, Agriculture Statistics, Beef Exports, Commodity Exports, Consumer Goods Statistics, Crude Oil Statistics, Dairy Cattle Statistics, Dairy Sector, Economic Statistics, Economics, Export Statistics, Forestry Sector, Free Trade Agreement, FTA, Government Statistics, Horticulture Exports, Import Statistics, Imports of Capital Goods, Lamb Exports, Meat and Dairy Statistics, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, MIL-Submissions, New Zealand, Oil Prices, Overseas trade indexes, Produce Statistics, Producer Output Prices, Statistics, Terms of Trade, Trade, Trade Deficit, Trade Statistics, Two Way Trade  /  Comments Off on Statistics New Zealand – Monthly trade deficit widest on record

Source: MIL-OSI Submissions 26 September 2018, 10:45am A rise in goods imports to near record levels in August 2018 has contributed to the largest-ever monthly goods trade deficit, Stats NZ said today. The trade deficit in August 2018 was $1.5 billion (37 percent of exports). The average monthly deficit in August over the last five […]

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Stats NZ Report: International Visitor Arrivals to New Zealand: August 2018

By   /  September 25, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Annual Net Migration, Asia Pacific, Economic Statistics, Economics, Holiday Makers, Holidays, Immigration Impact, International Visitor Statistics, Migration Rates, Migration Statistics, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, MIL-Submissions, New Zealand, Overseas Trips, Tourism, Tourism Statistics, Travel, Visitor Arrivals  /  Comments Off on Stats NZ Report: International Visitor Arrivals to New Zealand: August 2018

Source: MIL-OSI Submissions International Visitor Arrivals to New Zealand 25 September 2018 The latest edition of International Visitor Arrivals to New Zealand: August 2018 (IVA) is now available on the Stats NZ website. IVA is a monthly report produced by Stats NZ and sponsored by Tourism New Zealand. It contains detailed tables and graphs of monthly […]

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Visitor numbers boosted by Asia-Pacific region – Stats NZ Media and Information Release: International travel and migration: August 2018

By   /  September 24, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Australia, Economic Statistics, Economics, Immigration Impact, Migration Rates, Migration Statistics, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, MIL-Submissions, New Zealand, Statistics  /  Comments Off on Visitor numbers boosted by Asia-Pacific region – Stats NZ Media and Information Release: International travel and migration: August 2018

Source: MIL-OSI Submissions Visitor numbers boosted by Asia-Pacific region 21 September 2018 Visitor numbers for August 2018 were up 5.4 percent from August 2017, Stats NZ said today. There were 246,700 visitor arrivals in August 2018, 12,700 more than for August 2017. The biggest changes were: Australia up 3,100 to 114,400 China up 2,300 to […]

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Net migration eases back towards 2015 level – Stats NZ Media and Information Release: International travel and migration: August 2018

By   /  September 24, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Australia, Demographics, Economic Statistics, Economics, Immigration Impact, Migration Rates, Migration Statistics, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, MIL-Submissions, New Zealand, Pacific,, Visitor Arrivals  /  Comments Off on Net migration eases back towards 2015 level – Stats NZ Media and Information Release: International travel and migration: August 2018

Source: MIL-OSI Submissions Net migration eases back towards 2015 level –  21 September 2018 Annual net migration was down 8,800 (to 63,300) in the August 2018 year when compared with the August 2017 year, Stats NZ said today. This is the lowest August year since 2015. Net migration is continuing to ease from the record […]

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New Zealand Gross domestic product: June 2018 quarter – Data Sets and Analysis

By   /  September 20, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Economic Statistics, Economics, GDP, Government Statistics, Gross Domestic Product, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, MIL-Submissions, New Zealand, Statistics, Trade  /  Comments Off on New Zealand Gross domestic product: June 2018 quarter – Data Sets and Analysis

Source: MIL-OSI Submissions Gross domestic product (GDP) provides a snapshot of the performance of the economy. GDP is New Zealand’s official measure of economic growth. Download data Key facts New Zealand economy grew 1.0 percent in the June 2018 quarter. Broad-based growth, with 15 of 16 industries up. Agriculture, forestry, and fishing was up 4.1 […]

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Broad-based growth as GDP rises 1 percent in June quarter – 20 September 2018, 10:45am

By   /  September 20, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Agriculture Exports, Business Expansion, Commodity Exports, Dairy Cattle Statistics, Dairy Sector, Economic Statistics, Economics, Export Statistics, GDP, Government Statistics, Gross Domestic Product, Import Statistics, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, MIL-Submissions, New Zealand, Pacific,, Statistics, Trade  /  Comments Off on Broad-based growth as GDP rises 1 percent in June quarter – 20 September 2018, 10:45am

Gross domestic product (GDP) rose 1.0 percent in the June 2018 quarter, up from 0.5 percent last quarter, Stats NZ said today. This is the largest quarterly rise in two years. Growth was broad-based, with 15 of 16 industries recording higher production. Mining was the only industry to decline, reflecting one-off factors. “Once again service […]

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