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New Zealand (Māori: Aotearoa [aɔˈtɛaɾɔa]) is an island country in the southwestern Pacific Ocean. It consists of two main landmasses—the North Island (Te Ika-a-Māui) and the South Island (Te Waipounamu)—and over 700 smaller islands. It is the sixth-largest island country, covering a total area of 268,021 square kilometres (103,500 sq mi). New Zealand is about 2,000 kilometres (1,200 mi) east of Australia across the Tasman Sea and 1,000 kilometres (600 mi) south of the islands of New Caledonia, Fiji, and Tonga. The country's varied topography and sharp mountain peaks, including the Southern Alps, owe much to tectonic uplift and volcanic eruptions. New Zealand's capital city is Wellington, and its most populous city is Auckland. Owing to their remoteness, the islands of New Zealand were the last large habitable landmass to be settled by humans. Between about 1280 and 1350, Polynesians began to settle in the islands and then developed a distinctive Māori culture. In 1642, the Dutch explorer Abel Tasman became the first European to sight and record New Zealand. In 1840, representatives of the United Kingdom and Māori chiefs signed the Treaty of Waitangi; the English and Māori language versions of the treaty di... [More]
  • Last : 302.94
  • High : 305.58
  • Low : 302.63
  • Max Fluctuation : 1.1
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.26%
  • Open : 305.08
  • Time : 16:12:47
  • Yesterday : 305.42
  • Change % : 0.82%
  • Change : 2.48
  • Last : 0.6445 (NZD)
  • High : 0.6477
  • Low : 0.6427
  • Max Fluctuation : -
  • Max Fluctuation % : -
  • Open : 0.6463
  • Time : 16:13:25
  • Yesterday : 0.6463
  • Change % : 0.28%
  • Change : 0.0018
  • Last : 1.6628 (NZD)
  • High : 1.6669
  • Low : 1.6524
  • Max Fluctuation : -
  • Max Fluctuation % : -
  • Open : 1.6543
  • Time : 16:10:45
  • Yesterday : 1.6543
  • Change % : 0.51%
  • Change : 0.0085
  • Last : 3.493 (NZD)
  • High : 3.523
  • Low : 3.493
  • Max Fluctuation : 0.01
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0%
  • Open : 3.519
  • Time : 09:46:53
  • Yesterday : 3.516
  • Change % : 0.66%
  • Change : 0.023

New Zealand Currency Markets

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
NZD/USD Ask 0.6445 0.6441 0.6427 0.6477 0.00 0.26% 2022/05/24 Time 16:13
USD/NZD Ask 1.5528 1.5533 1.5446 1.5569 0.00 0.30% 2022/05/24 Time 16:13
EUR/NZD Ask 1.6628 1.6636 1.6524 1.6669 0.01 0.49% 2022/05/24 Time 16:10
GBP/NZD Ask 1.9412 1.9427 1.94 1.9563 0.01 0.28% 2022/05/24 Time 16:10
NZD/CHF Ask 0.6223 0.622 0.6193 0.6256 0.00 0.37% 2022/05/24 Time 16:10
NZD/JPY Ask 82.18 82.12 81.91 82.82 0.49 0.60% 2022/05/24 Time 16:10

New Zealand Indices

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
DJ New Zealand 302.94 - 302.63 305.58 2.48 0.82% 2022/05/24 Time 16:12
DJ New Zealand (USD) 360.98 360.69 360.04 364.22 4.10 1.14% 2022/05/24 Time 16:12
DJ New Zealand 302.96 302.92 302.65 305.51 2.46 0.81% 2022/05/24 Time 14:15
NZX 50 11247.03 11253.9 11247.03 11309.53 69.43 0.62% 2022/05/24 Time 10:16
NZX MidCap 5562.36 5568.3 5551.55 5599.43 32.64 0.59% 2022/05/24 Time 10:16
NZX All 1796.14 1797.52 1796.14 1806.02 10.87 0.61% 2022/05/24 Time 10:16

New Zealand Bonds

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
New Zealand 2Y 3.139 3.149 3.139 3.175 0.03 0.99% 2022/05/24 Time 9:46
New Zealand 5Y 3.348 3.358 3.348 3.376 0.02 0.60% 2022/05/24 Time 9:46
New Zealand 7Y 3.408 3.418 3.408 3.44 0.02 0.70% 2022/05/24 Time 9:46
New Zealand 10Y 3.493 3.503 3.493 3.523 0.02 0.66% 2022/05/24 Time 9:46
New Zealand 15Y 3.599 3.612 3.599 3.632 0.03 0.72% 2022/05/24 Time 9:46
New Zealand 20Y 3.819 3.83 3.819 3.852 0.03 0.68% 2022/05/24 Time 9:46

New Zealand Funds

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
Westpac KiwiSaver-Growth Fund 2.29 - 2.29 2.29 0.01 0.57% 2022/05/24 Time 14:15
Westpac KiwiSaver-Balanced Fund 2.14 - 2.14 2.14 0.01 0.42% 2022/05/24 Time 14:15
Mint Australia New Zealand Active Equity Trust 3.606 - 3.606 3.606 0.01 0.31% 2022/05/24 Time 14:15
BT Property Fund 5.296 - 5.296 5.296 0.06 1.07% 2022/05/24 Time 14:15
BT PS Australasian Diversified Share 3.021 - 3.021 3.021 0.01 0.30% 2022/05/24 Time 14:15
AMP NZRT International Shares 2.002 - 2.002 2.002 0.01 0.30% 2022/05/24 Time 14:15

Economic Indicators + Forecasts

  • Actual

  • Forecast

Indicator Last Time Previous Metric
ANZ Roy Morgan Consumer Confidence Index
84.4 22 Apr 77.9 points
Balance of Trade
584 22 Apr -581 NZD Million
Bank Lending Rate
9.17 22 Apr 9 percent
Bankruptcies
42 21 Apr 60 Individuals
Banks Balance Sheet
666714 22 Mar 658614 NZD Million
Building Permits
4580 22 Mar 4330
Business Confidence
-42 22 Apr -41.9 percent
CPI Housing Utilities
1212 22 Mar 1190 points
CPI Transportation
1199 22 Mar 1161 points
Capacity Utilization
97.1 22 Mar 92.7 percent
Capital Flows
6262 21 Dec 9305 NZD Million
Car Registrations
1482 22 Apr 11868
Central Bank Balance Sheet
89480 22 Apr 91457 NZD Million
Changes in Inventories
-2 21 Dec 1753 NZD Million
Commodity Prices YoY
26.1 21 Nov 23.8 percent
Competitiveness Index
76.75 19 Dec 77.51 Points
Competitiveness Rank
19 19 Dec 18
Composite PMI
51.5 22 Feb 47.6 points
Construction Output
8055 21 Dec 7155 percent
Consumer Confidence
92.1 22 Mar 99.1 points
Consumer Price Index CPI
1142 22 Mar 1122 points
Consumer Spending
42608 21 Dec 40363 NZD Million
Core Consumer Prices
1132 22 Mar 1115 points
Core Inflation Rate
6 22 Mar 5 percent
Coronavirus Cases
1082993 22 May 1075094 Persons
Coronavirus Deaths
990 22 May 973 Persons
Coronavirus Vaccination Rate
216 22 May 216 doses per 100 people
Coronavirus Vaccination Total
11074631 22 May 11068857 doses
Corporate Tax Rate
28 21 Dec 28 percent
Corruption Index
88 21 Dec 88 Points
Corruption Rank
1 21 Dec 1
Credit Card Spending
6114 22 Apr 5910 NZD Million
Credit Rating
93 22 May
Crude Oil Production
6.6 22 Jan 8.1 BBL/D/1K
Currency
0.65 22 May 0.64
Current Account
-7260 21 Dec -8300 NZD Million
Current Account to GDP
-2.7 20 Dec -3.6 percent of GDP
Deposit Interest Rate
1.76 22 May 1.73 percent
Ease of Doing Business
1 19 Dec 1
Employed Persons
2826 22 Mar 2824 Thousand
Employment Change
0.1 22 Mar 0.1 percent
Employment Rate
68.6 22 Mar 68.8 percent
Export Prices
1367 21 Dec 1331 points
Exports
6310 22 Apr 6480 NZD Million
External Debt
304598 21 Dec 293926 NZD Million
Fiscal Expenditure
133722 21 Dec 138916 NZD Million
Food Inflation
6.4 22 Apr 7.6 percent
Foreign Direct Investment
2329 21 Dec -984 NZD Million
Foreign Exchange Reserves
18237 22 Apr 23259 NZD Million
Full Time Employment
2277 22 Mar 2270 Thousand
GDP
211 20 Dec 213 USD Billion
GDP Annual Growth Rate
3.1 21 Dec -0.2 percent
GDP Constant Prices
68483 21 Dec 66502 NZD Million
GDP Deflator
1303 21 Dec 1295 points
GDP From Agriculture
3322 21 Dec 3446 NZD Million
GDP From Construction
4583 21 Dec 4216 NZD Million
GDP From Manufacturing
6191 21 Dec 5811 NZD Million
GDP From Mining
582 21 Dec 532 NZD Million
GDP From Public Administration
3166 21 Dec 3157 NZD Million
GDP From Services
45672 21 Dec 44563 NZD Million
GDP From Transport
2544 21 Dec 2574 NZD Million
GDP From Utilities
1805 21 Dec 1787 NZD Million
GDP Growth Rate
3 21 Dec -3.7 percent
GDP per capita
39870 20 Dec 40315 USD
GDP per capita PPP
42404 20 Dec 42878 USD
Gasoline Prices
1.82 22 Apr 1.91 USD/Liter
Global Dairy Trade Price Index
-2.9 22 May -8.5 percent
Government Budget
-1.3 21 Dec -7.3 percent of GDP
Government Budget Value
-4560 21 Dec -23057 NZD Million
Government Debt
102080 21 Dec 83375 NZD Million
Government Debt to GDP
30.1 21 Dec 26.3 percent of GDP
Government Revenues
129335 21 Dec 116003 NZD Million
Government Spending
15035 21 Dec 14232 NZD Million
Gross Fixed Capital Formation
17633 21 Dec 15907 NZD Million
Gross National Product
74753 21 Dec 71848 NZD Million
Home Ownership Rate
64.6 18 Dec 64.7 percent
Hospital Beds
2.49 20 Dec 2.54 per 1000 people
Hospitals
31.22 20 Dec 32.13 per one million people
Households Debt To GDP
98.1 21 Sep 97.6 percent of GDP
Households Debt To Income
166 20 Dec 163 percent
Housing Index
875000 22 Apr 890000 NZD
IP Addresses
1778178 17 Mar 1690601 IP
Import Prices
902 21 Dec 869 points
Imports
5730 22 Apr 7060 NZD Million
Industrial Production
16.1 21 Jun 0.5 percent
Inflation Expectations
3.29 22 Jun 3.3 percent
Inflation Rate
6.9 22 Mar 5.9 percent
Inflation Rate Mom
1.8 22 Mar 1.4 percent
Interest Rate
1.5 22 Apr 1 percent
Internet Speed
14709 17 Mar 12866 KBps
Job Vacancies
262 22 Mar 252 index points
Labor Force Participation Rate
70.9 22 Mar 71.1 percent
Labour Costs
1271 22 Mar 1261 points
Loans to Private Sector
117121 21 May 116660 NZD Million
Manufacturing PMI
51.2 22 Apr 53.7 points
Manufacturing Sales
1.2 21 Dec -6.2 percent
Medical Doctors
3.44 20 Dec 3.39 per 1000 people
Military Expenditure
3008 20 Dec 2927 USD Million
Minimum Wages
21.2 22 Apr 20 NZD/Hour
Money Supply M0
9087 22 Apr 9020 NZD Million
Money Supply M1
140155 22 Mar 136841 NZD Million
Money Supply M3
390385 22 Mar 386923 NZD Million
Nurses
11.32 20 Dec 10.95 per 1000 people
Part Time Employment
547 22 Mar 567 Thousand
Personal Income Tax Rate
39 21 Dec 33 percent
Population
5.11 20 Dec 4.95 Million
Private Sector Credit
531146 22 Mar 530473 NZD Million
Producer Price Inflation MoM
3.6 22 Mar 1.2 percent
Producer Prices
1302 22 Mar 1256 points
Productivity
127 21 Dec 124 points
Retail Sales MoM
8.6 21 Dec -8.1 percent
Retail Sales YoY
4.4 21 Dec -5.2 percent
Retirement Age Men
65 20 Dec 65
Retirement Age Women
65 20 Dec 65
Services PMI
51.4 22 Apr 51.5 points
Stock Market
11316 22 May 11267 points
Terms of Trade
1515 21 Dec 1531 points
Terrorism Index
4.34 19 Dec 0.14
Tourist Arrivals
28624 22 Mar 5235
Unemployed Persons
94 22 Mar 93 Thousand
Unemployment Rate
3.2 22 Mar 3.2 percent
Wages
36.24 22 Mar 35.65 NZD/Hour
Wages in Manufacturing
34.17 22 Mar 33.46 NZD/Hour
Weapons Sales
6 18 Dec 4 SIPRI TIV Million
Youth Unemployment Rate
9.59 22 Mar 8.83 percent
Indicator Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 Metric
Balance of Trade 584 398 New Zealand -94 340 NZD Million
Bank Lending Rate 9.17 9.17 New Zealand 9.67 9.92 percent
Bankruptcies 42 90 100 80 80 Individuals
Banks Balance Sheet 666714 653057 New Zealand 650000 648699 NZD Million
Building Permits 4580 4000 New Zealand 3900 3800
Business Confidence -42 8 New Zealand 12 7 percent
CPI Housing Utilities 1212 1215 1232 1244 1270 points
CPI Transportation 1199 1217 1228 1234 1240 points
Capacity Utilization 97.1 93.5 93.7 93.6 93.6 percent
Car Registrations 1482 5200 New Zealand 5400 5400
Central Bank Balance Sheet 89480 88000 New Zealand 84000 80500 NZD Million
Composite PMI 51.5 55 New Zealand 58 58 points
Construction Output 8055 5 New Zealand 20 5 percent
Consumer Confidence 92.1 102 New Zealand 108 105 points
Consumer Price Index CPI 1142 1157 New Zealand 1168 1172 points
Consumer Spending 42608 44717 New Zealand 43683 41735 NZD Million
Core Consumer Prices 1132 1096 New Zealand 1115 1133 points
Core Inflation Rate 6 1.5 New Zealand 1.2 1.6 percent
Corporate Tax Rate 28 28 New Zealand New Zealand New Zealand percent
Credit Card Spending 6114 6465 6300 6568 6568 NZD Million
Credit Rating 93 AA New Zealand New Zealand New Zealand
Currency 0.65 0.64 0.63 0.63 0.62
Current Account -7260 -1900 New Zealand -1900 -2400 NZD Million
Current Account to GDP -2.7 -3 New Zealand New Zealand New Zealand percent of GDP
Deposit Interest Rate 1.76 1.76 New Zealand 2.26 2.51 percent
Employed Persons 2826 2800 2790 2790 2790 Thousand
Employment Change 0.1 0.5 New Zealand 0.3 0.3 percent
Employment Rate 68.6 67.5 New Zealand 67.5 68 percent
Export Prices 1367 1250 1230 1250 1250 points
Exports 6310 5848 New Zealand 5871 5895 NZD Million
External Debt 304598 305000 New Zealand New Zealand New Zealand NZD Million
Fiscal Expenditure 133722 115000 115000 115000 115000 NZD Million
Food Inflation 6.4 1.8 New Zealand 1.3 1.5 percent
Foreign Direct Investment 2329 1200 New Zealand 1200 800 NZD Million
Foreign Exchange Reserves 18237 23000 New Zealand 22000 30800 NZD Million
Full Time Employment 2277 2150 2200 2200 2200 Thousand
GDP 211 212 New Zealand New Zealand New Zealand USD Billion
GDP Annual Growth Rate 3.1 0.3 New Zealand 3.4 2.1 percent
GDP Constant Prices 68483 69921 New Zealand New Zealand New Zealand NZD Million
GDP From Agriculture 3322 3392 New Zealand New Zealand New Zealand NZD Million
GDP From Construction 4583 4679 New Zealand New Zealand New Zealand NZD Million
GDP From Manufacturing 6191 6321 New Zealand New Zealand New Zealand NZD Million
GDP From Mining 582 594 New Zealand New Zealand New Zealand NZD Million
GDP From Public Administration 3166 3232 New Zealand New Zealand New Zealand NZD Million
GDP From Services 45672 46631 New Zealand New Zealand New Zealand NZD Million
GDP From Transport 2544 2597 New Zealand New Zealand New Zealand NZD Million
GDP From Utilities 1805 1843 New Zealand New Zealand New Zealand NZD Million
GDP Growth Rate 3 1 New Zealand 1.9 1 percent
GDP per capita 39870 38800 New Zealand New Zealand New Zealand USD
GDP per capita PPP 42404 42400 New Zealand New Zealand New Zealand USD
Government Budget -1.3 -9 New Zealand -9 -8.3 percent of GDP
Government Budget Value -4560 -5300 -5300 -4100 -4100 NZD Million
Government Debt 102080 70000 New Zealand New Zealand New Zealand NZD Million
Government Debt to GDP 30.1 47 New Zealand New Zealand New Zealand percent of GDP
Government Revenues 129335 110000 110000 119000 119000 NZD Million
Government Spending 15035 13912 New Zealand 13852 14716 NZD Million
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 17633 18003 New Zealand New Zealand New Zealand NZD Million
Gross National Product 74753 76451 New Zealand 74475 74291 NZD Million
Home Ownership Rate 64.6 64.5 New Zealand 64.5 64.5 percent
Households Debt To GDP 98.1 98.3 New Zealand New Zealand New Zealand percent of GDP
Households Debt To Income 166 167 New Zealand New Zealand New Zealand percent
Housing Index 875000 780000 New Zealand 780000 800000 NZD
Import Prices 902 870 860 863 863 points
Imports 5730 5450 New Zealand 5965 5555 NZD Million
Industrial Production 16.1 3.5 New Zealand 3.5 3.5 percent
Inflation Expectations 3.29 1.4 1.4 1.9 1.9 percent
Inflation Rate 6.9 6.9 New Zealand 5.6 4.5 percent
Inflation Rate Mom 1.8 1.5 New Zealand 0.9 0.5 percent
Interest Rate 1.5 1.5 New Zealand 2 2.25 percent
Job Vacancies 262 220 250 280 280 index points
Labor Force Participation Rate 70.9 71.2 New Zealand 71.3 71.3 percent
Labour Costs 1271 1260 New Zealand 1265 1275 points
Manufacturing PMI 51.2 55 New Zealand 56 52.5 points
Minimum Wages 21.2 21.2 New Zealand New Zealand New Zealand NZD/Hour
Part Time Employment 547 540 560 560 560 Thousand
Personal Income Tax Rate 39 33 New Zealand New Zealand New Zealand percent
Population 5.11 5.3 New Zealand New Zealand New Zealand Million
Private Sector Credit 531146 512010 New Zealand 512010 521839 NZD Million
Producer Prices 1302 1188 New Zealand 1188 1205 points
Productivity 127 128 128 131 131 points
Retail Sales MoM 8.6 2 New Zealand 3 1.7 percent
Retail Sales YoY 4.4 2 New Zealand 3 3 percent
Retirement Age Men 65 65 New Zealand New Zealand New Zealand
Retirement Age Women 65 65 New Zealand New Zealand New Zealand
Services PMI 51.4 53 New Zealand 52 53 points
Stock Market 11316 11060 10856 10657 10461 points
Terms of Trade 1515 143 144 1400 145 points
Tourist Arrivals 28624 280000 New Zealand 280000 250000
Unemployed Persons 94 119 119 117 117 Thousand
Unemployment Rate 3.2 3 New Zealand 3 3 percent
Wages 36.24 35.5 New Zealand 35.6 36 NZD/Hour
Wages in Manufacturing 34.17 35 New Zealand 35 36 NZD/Hour
Weapons Sales 6 3 3 2 2 SIPRI TIV Million
Youth Unemployment Rate 9.59 11 New Zealand 10.5 10 percent