Statistics New Zealand: New Zealand in Profile

An overview of New Zealand’s people, economy and environment is published by Statistics New Zealand.

The latest statistics compiled by Statistics New Zealand include:

  • New Zealand’s top 5 visitor source countries are Australia, United Kingdom, United States, China and Japan
  • The average hourly earnings for 2011 was $24.78 and the average weekly earnings were $898
  • Female life expectancy at birth is 82.7 years, male life expectancy at birth is 78.8 years
  • GDP per capita (US $) New Zealand $31,000, Australia $54,000, United States $48,000, China $4,000
  • New Zealand’s current population 4.4million, projected population 2021 4.8million
  • New Zealand’s main trading partners are Australia, China, United States, Japan
2012-10-24T17:30:47+00:00October 24th, 2012|Business Resources|