Earthquake information portal

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Welcome to the New Zealand earthquake statistical information portal. This web page catalogues statistical data and reports designed to inform agencies responding to the Canterbury earthquakes. It provides links to reports and data from Statistics New Zealand and from other government and non-government agencies and organisations. To submit a link, please email

Recent reports and releases

Statistics NZ information releases

These releases concern national statistics that are likely to be affected significantly by a natural disaster. The social and economic effects of any given disaster should be evident in changes in the figures in these information releases.

Other datasets

These external datasets contain information relating to the social, economic and environmental conditions of New Zealand and New Zealanders. This information may be of interest to researchers after a disaster, as the effects of the disaster are likely to be reflected in changes in the data.

For more information, please see related links or search for more information.

Contact us

Email: for all data or information requests, or if you would like to recommend any additions or alterations to this page.