Tourism research and data

The Ministry undertakes tourism projections and produces a range of useful tourism data tools and publications.

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Data release calendar

Upcoming scheduled tourism survey releases.

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Tourism data sources diagram

View the interactive diagram which explains the relationships between all major sources of tourism data.

Key tourism statistics for Kaikoura and Hurunui districts

Key tourism statistics for North Canterbury region.

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Key Tourism Statistics

A fact sheet summary of the latest tourism statistics.

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Convention Research Programme

Through the Convention Research Programme, MBIE monitors the number, size and economic contribution of business events occurring in New Zealand.

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Regional Economic Activity Report

Economic data on New Zealand’s 16 regions that highlights the strengths and challenges each region faces and is a useful tool to support planning at all levels.

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Tourism Domain Plan

The purpose of the Tourism Data Domain Plan is to achieve clarity and agreement from stakeholders about the main priorities for tourism statistics, and provide the strategy for addressing these priorities over the next five to eight years.

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Other research

Access a range of tourism research and reports commissioned or undertaken in recent years.

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