New Zealand in Profile: 2012

Selected facts and figures have been brought together in New Zealand in Profile: 2012 to provide an overview of New Zealand's people, economy, and environment.

The information in this brochure is compiled by Statistics New Zealand. All figures are for year to 30 June, month of June, or at 30 June unless otherwise specified. Due to rounding, figures may not sum to stated totals.

Thanks to all New Zealanders for supplying information that is used to produce official statistics.

A translation of this publication is available in te reo Māori: Tirohia tēnei whārangi i te reo Māori.


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Published in January 2012