Survey at a glance
About the survey
What is the purpose of the Central Government Enterprise Survey?
The purpose of the Central Government Enterprise Survey is to collect data on the financial transactions of Crown entities with all other sectors of the New Zealand economy.
The financial data collected by this survey are needed to compile quarterly and annual statistics on the performance of the New Zealand economy. The information is also in the calculation of Gross Domestic Product, which measures the market value of goods less the cost of production. The survey is also used to compile the Crown Research Institute Statistics.
Who is included in the survey?
Crown Research Institutes, Maritime Safety Authority, Civil Aviation Authority and Aviation Security Service are selected.
About giving data
If our business is included in the survey, who should complete the survey?
How often does this survey take place?
This survey takes place quarterly.
About using information
Are results from the Central Government Enterprise Survey available?
Yes, free standard results are available each quarter. Use this link for for information on the Crown research institutes statistics and key results of other Statistics New Zealand surveys.
Is statistical information available?
Many statistics are available to you and your business as it is 'public good' information. This means that you can access this information free of charge, from this website, or by contacting our Customer Services staff via email firstname.lastname@example.org, or by phone at your nearest Statistics New Zealand office. Our newsletters also contain information which you may find useful. The information available could assist you in business planning and for monitoring business performance.
Where can I find the technical information on the sample methodology?
For technical information on survey design, sample methodology and output information, see our home page for survey and output information on Central Government Enterprise Survey.