Price paid by New Zealand businesses for transport ways

2011 Q4–2016 Q4, % change from same quarter previous year

Definitions

The capital goods price index (CGPI) estimates the overall price change in a range of physical assets that the productive sector holds, acquires, or builds. The major asset groups are buildings, both residential and non-residential; civil construction; land improvements; and plant, machinery, and equipment.

Data calculation/treatment

Figure.NZ has calculated the quarter-on-quarter percentage changes and the year-on-year percentage changes based on the index provided by Statistics NZ.

For more information

http://www.stats.govt.nz/browse_for_stats/economic_indicators/prices_indexes/business-price-indexes-info-releases.aspx

Inclusions

This subset only includes the land, construction and transport-related items of the CGPI.

Data provided by

Stats NZ

Dataset name

Capital Goods Price Index: Price Index by Item of Capital Goods (Quarterly) December 2016

Webpage:

http://archive.stats.govt.nz/infoshare/

How to find the data

At URL provided, select 'Economic indicators > Capital Goods Price Index - CEP > Price Index by Item of Capital Goods; (Base:September Quarter 1999 = 1000) (Qrtly-Mar/Jun/Sep/Dec)'. All variables were selected in order to create this dataset.

Import & extraction details

File as imported: Capital Goods Price Index: Price Index by Item of Capital Goods (Quarterly) December 2016

From the dataset Capital Goods Price Index: Price Index by Item of Capital Goods (Quarterly) December 2016, this data was extracted:

  • Sheet: CEP200501_20170221_101512_58
  • Range: B3:BO151
  • Provided: 9,724 data points

This data forms the table Prices - Price change of construction and transport capital goods by item 1979 Q4–2016 Q4.

Dataset originally released on:

February 20, 2017