Data and analysis

We deliver a range of data, statistics, modelling, research and analytical papers.

Data and statistics

Energy

Energy in New Zealand Annual publication analysing data from New Zealand’s energy sector
Coal statistics Data tables for coal production in New Zealand
Oil statistics Data tables for oil production in New Zealand
Gas statistics Data tables for gas production in New Zealand
Renewables statistics Data tables for renewable energy resources in New Zealand
Electricity statistics Data tables for electricity production in New Zealand
Energy prices Real and nominal price data relating to New Zealand’s energy prices
Electricity cost and price monitoring Household sales-based electricity cost data and publicly advertised retail electricity tariff data
International energy price and consumption comparisons Data on New Zealand’s energy prices and consumption compared to those OECD countries for which information is available
New Zealand energy sector greenhouse gas emissions Data tables showing greenhouse gas emissions from New Zealand's energy sector
Energy balances Latest energy balance tables for New Zealand, showing how energy supply and demand by sector varies by energy fuel type
Weekly fuel price monitoring Data from weekly monitoring of importer margins for regular petrol and automotive diesel
Petroleum reserves data Data detailing New Zealand’s petroleum reserves

Tourism

International Visitor Survey Measures of the expenditure, characteristics and behaviours of international visitors to New Zealand
Monthly Regional Tourism Estimates Estimates of monthly expenditure on tourism from both international and domestic consumers
Accommodation survey Information about short-term commercial accommodation activity in New Zealand
Tourism and the economy Also called Tourism Satellite Account (TSA), this data shows the impact of tourism on the economy in terms of expenditure and employment
New Zealand Tourism Dashboard Brings together a range of tourism datasets produced by MBIE and Stats NZ into one easy-to-use tool

Employment

Jobs Online Measures of changes in job vacancies advertised by businesses on 3 internet job boards
Labour Market Dashboard(external link) Self-service tool which displays labour market information from many different sources
Occupation Outlook(external link) This mobile app lets you explore study and career options for over 100 occupations n New Zealand.

Economic development

Regional Economic Activity Web Tool(external link) Tool allow to compare a wide range of economic indicators for the various regions of New Zealand
New Zealand Sectors Dashboard(external link) Range of datasets on the New Zealand economy, by sector, with data from MBIE and Stats New Zealand
Modelled Territorial Authority GDP(external link) Explore the data and compare the GDPs of different territorial authorities and industries in New Zealand

Housing

Housing affordability measure Uses Statistics New Zealand household-level income data to provide a picture of shifts in housing affordability, by region and territorial authority.
Urban Development Capacity Dashboard(external link) Charts, maps, tables and underlying data on local markets for housing and business space

Immigration

Migration trends data explorer (external link) The migration trends data explorer enables users of migration data to easily access the data they need to address the overarching research themes and enduring questions that relate to migration in New Zealand.

Research and analysis

This section has analysis of trends in the data we have been collecting ourselves, or from other organisations.

Energy

Energy in New Zealand Annual publication analysing data from New Zealand’s energy sector

Tourism

Business Events Research Programme Data from the Business Events Activity Survey and Business Event Delegate Survey
Tourism research reports Rich information and analysis of a range of tourism issues
International Visitor Survey Measures of the expenditure, characteristics and behaviours of international visitors to New Zealand

Employment

Labour Market Scorecard Quarterly update
Key labour market statistics and indicators providing an overall view of the state of the labour market
Quarterly Labour Market Report Combines our labour market monitoring programme with the latest developments in the labour market to paint a summary of labour market trends up to the latest quarter
Māori labour market trends  Statistical and report-based information about Māori in the labour market and in business.
Pacific Peoples labour market trends Provides information on national employment by industry, occupation, and regional employment for Pacific Peoples.

Immigration

Migration trends reports Annual report series
Examines trends in temporary and permanent migration to and from New Zealand
Pacific migrants trends report Migration trends of migrants from the Pacific over the last 5 years using Immigration New Zealand data
Regional migration trends reports Annual report
Overview of migrant population and the impact migrants have on each region’s labour market
Migrant and community experience of migration Regular survey of migrants and their experiences of life in New Zealand and New Zealanders about their perceptions of migrants.
Immigration New Zealand advisers' survey Survey evaluating the level of customer service provided by Immigration NZ branches worldwide.
Immigration New Zealand customer satisfaction survey Monthly survey of visa applicants to help evaluate and improve Immigration NZ's customer service.
Migrant Youth Information Project One-off research project resulting in 2 publications in 2017.

Modelling and forecasting

In this section are in-depth analytical pieces of research into projecting how markets operate.

Energy

Our Energy modelling work programme produces projections of future energy supply, demand, prices and emissions.

The Energy publications and technical papers page lists energy statistics and modelling publications and technical papers, reports and guides, produced by or for us.

Tourism

Our International tourism forecasts are based on econometric modelling, current trends and forecasts of international factors, and are developed with tourism industry input.

Employment

Short-term employment forecasts (3 years) 

Medium to long-term employment forecasts (5-10 years, 2020-2025) 

Methodologies

The International Visitor Survey methodology page includes information about the survey's purpose, quality targets, population, sampling, data processing, analysis and outputs.

Occasional papers

These papers have been produced or commissioned by us and contain important insights on issues relevant to our policy portfolios.

Last updated: 28 January 2019