Total spending on consumer goods and services by New Zealand households
Excluding health and education, year ended March 2018, NZD billions
Household sector: New Zealand-resident individuals, families, whānau, hapū, and subsidiary iwi (not rūnanga iwi) in their role as final consumers and as owners of factors of production.
Final consumption expenditure (FCE): the sum of household spending on consumer goods and services.
Total FCE = Non-durable goods + Durable goods + Services + Imports of low value goods purchased directly by households
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'Resident household's expenditure overseas' and 'Non-resident's expenditure in New Zealand' were excluded from this data release.
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National Accounts (Income and Expenditure): Household consumption expenditure, Year Ended March 2018
How to find the data
At URL provided, download 'National Accounts (Income and Expenditure): Year ended March 2018 – zipped file' and open na-nov2018-hce-csv.csv file.
Import & extraction details
From the dataset National Accounts (Income and Expenditure): Household consumption expenditure, Year Ended March 2018, this data was extracted:
- Rows: 2-535
- Column: 3
- Provided: 515 data points
This data forms the table National Accounts - Household consumption expenditure by item type 1988–2018.
Dataset originally released on:
November 23, 2018
About this dataset
This release is part of the suite of national accounts statistics that reflect the New Zealand economy. It provides production, income and outlay, and capital accounts for the nation and the six sectors of the economy: producer enterprises, financial intermediaries, government, non-profit institutions serving households, households, and the rest of the world.