Statistics New Zealand intermittently produces vitals articles that provide extra analysis of selected topics.
Information release commentaries
Statistics New Zealand has occasionally published extra analysis of selected topics in the Births and Deaths information releases. The links below will go to the top of the commentary section of a quarterly release, with some scrolling necessary to find the topic.
Population mythbusters examine the stories behind some of the common 'population myths' (facts, fudges, and fallacies). Those relating to vitals topics are listed below.