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Data New Zealand Economy

Page updated 7 Nov 2017

The Treasury publishes here a summary table of quarterly and monthly economic indicators compiled from various sources.

The data in these summary tables are updated periodically.  See the latest 'New Zealand Key Economic Data' section of the latest Monthly Economic Indicators - October 2017 for extended sets of these quarterly and monthly indicators (also available in MS Excel format).

Quarterly Indicators
    2017Q1 2017Q2 2017Q3
Real Production GDP qtr % chg[1] 0.6 0.8 ...
Current account balance (annual) % of GDP -2.9 -2.8 ...
CPI inflation ann % chg 2.2 1.7 1.9
Unemployment rate %[1] 4.9 4.8 4.6
LCI salary & wage rates - total (adjusted)[6] ann % chg 1.6 1.7 1.8
Total retail sales ann % chg[1] 4.6 5.1 ...
Monthly Indicators
    2017M08
2017M09
2017M10
Merchandise trade balance (12 month total) NZ$ million -3,154 -2,908 ...
Net PLT migration (12 month total) number 72,072 70,986 ...
ANZ world commodity price index mth % chg -0.8 0.8 ...
Trade weighted index (TWI) June 1979 = 100[2] 77.08 75.85 74.73
Official cash rate (OCR) % 1.75 1.75 1.75

Related Information on the Treasury Web Site

  • Monthly Economic Indicators - The Treasury's analysis of recent releases of economic data which includes a Chart Pack and Data (in MS Excel format) similar to the data above.
  • Tax Outturn Data - Tax revenue and tax receipts from collecting departments; can be used as an economic indicator.
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