36% increase in Hawke’s Bay patients receiving FSAs

Press Release – New Zealand Government

13 February 2017 Media Statement 36% increase in Hawkes Bay patients receiving First Specialist Assessments Health Minister Jonathan Coleman says latest data shows around 5,000 more Hawkes Bay DHB patients have received a First Specialist Assessment … Read more »

40% increase in Bay of Plenty patients receiving FSAs

Press Release – New Zealand Government

Health Minister Jonathan Coleman says latest data shows around 8,500 more Bay of Plenty DHB patients have received a First Specialist Assessment (FSA) since 2008. Read more »

41% increase in Auckland patients receiving FSA

Press Release – New Zealand Government

Health Minister Jonathan Coleman says latest data shows around 14,800 more Auckland DHB patients have received a First Specialist Assessment (FSA) since 2008. Read more »

Retail card spending up across the board in January

Press Release – Statistics New Zealand

Retail spending using electronic cards was $5.1 billion in January 2017, up $270 million (5.6 percent) from January 2016, Statistics New Zealand said today. All six retail industries had increases. Read more »

Housing consents fall at the end of a strong year

Press Release – Statistics New Zealand

The number of new homes consented tailed off towards the end of 2016, but increased overall in the year, Statistics New Zealand said today. Read more »

Change of Govt key to ending child poverty

Press Release – Green Party

The latest Salvation Army report reinforces the need for a new Government committed to action on the biggest issues facing New Zealand, the Green Party said today. Read more »

Wellington sees 5.6% increase in average asking price

Press Release – realestate.co.nz

Nine out of 19 regions in New Zealand recorded an all-time high asking price in January, while prices in Auckland remained static. Read more »

Unemployment rate rises to 5.2 percent as labour force grows

Press Release – Statistics New Zealand

The unemployment rate rose to 5.2 percent in the December 2016 quarter (up from 4.9 percent in the previous quarter) while employment and the labour force continued to grow, Statistics New Zealand said today. Read more »

Kiwis have an extra helping of eating out

Press Release – Statistics New Zealand

In the last decade, spending on eating out at restaurants has increased almost 57 percent, Statistics New Zealand said today. Read more »

3.5 million visitor arrivals to New Zealand in 2016

Press Release – Statistics New Zealand

Annual visitor arrivals for 2016 numbered almost 3.5 million, setting a new record, Statistics New Zealand said today. This was a 12 percent increase from 2015. Read more »

Fall in quarterly exports despite rise in dairy

Press Release – Statistics New Zealand

A nearly 10 percent rise in dairy product exports in the December 2016 quarter partly offset falls for other products, Statistics New Zealand said today. Read more »

Meat and dairy exports fall in 2016

Press Release – Statistics New Zealand

New Zealands top two export commodities, meat and dairy, both fell by value in 2016, Statistics New Zealand said today. Read more »

International visitors drive accommodation rise – Media rele

Press Release – Statistics New Zealand

International visitors have again pushed up guest-night numbers, particularly for motels and hotels, Statistics NZ said today. National guest nights for October 2016 were 6.0 percent higher than in October 2015. Read more »

CPI inflation rate back over 1 percent

Press Release – Statistics New Zealand

The consumers price index (CPI) inflation rate was 1.3 percent in the year to the December 2016 quarter, Statistics New Zealand said today. Read more »

Household Labour Force Survey Est. Working-age Population

Press Release – Statistics New Zealand

This table provides the working-age population estimate of the usually resident, non-institutionalised, civilian population of New Zealand aged 15 years and over. This estimate is the benchmark figure for the number of people in the labour market … Read more »

Prices Steady Although Sales Volumes Falling

Press Release – Real Estate Institute Of New Zealand

Data released today by the Real Estate Institute of NZ (REINZ) shows there were 48 fewer farm sales (-8.8%) for the three months ended December 2016 than for the three months ended December 2015. Overall, there were 499 farm sales in the three … Read more »

Sheep number falls to six for each person

Press Release – Statistics New Zealand

The total number of sheep was down by just over 5 percent between June 2015 and June 2016, Statistics New Zealand said today. Provisional figures show that the number of sheep in New Zealand fell by 1.5 million, down to 27.6 million at 30 June 2016. Read more »

House prices rise, sales volumes ease

Press Release – Real Estate Institute Of New Zealand

Median house prices have risen and sales volumes have stayed flat or fallen across New Zealand in December 2016 when compared to December 2015, according to the latest figures released today by REINZ, source of the most recent, complete and accurate … Read more »

NZ firms stay upbeat in Dec on building boom, rural recovery

Article – BusinessDesk

Jan. 17 (BusinessDesk) – New Zealand businesses stayed relatively upbeat about the state of the economy in the final three months of 2016, as the nation’s building boom continued to soak up resources and the recovery in global dairy prices lifted … Read more »

Vegetable prices fall for fourth consecutive month

Press Release – Statistics New Zealand

Vegetable prices fell for the fourth consecutive month in December, led by cabbage, broccoli, and cauliflower, Statistics New Zealand said today. Read more »

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