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NZ Activity Index updated for October 2021

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The New Zealand Activity Index (NZAC) is up 0.6 percent on October last year.

  • Activity indicators were mixed, with falls in traffic movements, electronic card transaction activity, and electricity demand.
  • Job advertisements and activity outlook were up, together with lower jobseeker numbers.

A line graph showing the movement in an index of NZ economic activity for the period October 2020 to October 2021

The full NZAC dataset can be viewed and downloaded on the Stats NZ COVID-19 data portal.

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