Our Information Centre advisers have compiled this information about frequently requested statistics.
Consumers price index
The consumers price index measures the changing price of a fixed basket of goods and services purchased by New Zealand households, commonly known as the rate of inflation.
To find data in Consumers Price Index – information releases go to the latest information release and open the Excel tables in the Downloads panel.
Overseas merchandise trade statistics provide statistical information on the importing and exporting of merchandise goods between New Zealand and other countries.
To find summary data in Overseas Merchandise Trade – information releases go to the latest information release and open the Excel tables in the Downloads panel.
Find detailed commodity data. Select the Help tab to learn how to use Infoshare.
Population estimates give the best available measure of the size and composition of the population that usually live in a particular area.
Find summary data for estimates and projections of population.
Find detailed population estimates tables.
We have data at the area unit and meshblock level from the 1996 to the 2006 Censuses of Population and Dwellings.
See the meshblock dataset.
See StatsMaps for maps of statistical areas.