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.
Figures for the year ended March 2022 are provisional. Revisions to the March 2022 estimates next year will result from inclusion of detailed results from the 2022 annual enterprise survey, and more up-to-date information becoming available.
Money spent overseas by New Zealand households is excluded. Expenditure by non-residents in New Zealand is also excluded.
Changes to data collection/processing
The annual national accounts (income and expenditure) release has in the past combined provisional data (latest March year t) and balanced data (t-1 and prior) together in the same release. From the 2022 release, the national accounts (income and expenditure) release will contain final data only for balanced years (t-1 and prior) and will no longer include the latest provisional March year (t). This is with the exception of the capital stock series that will continue to be published as usual.
From the dataset National Accounts (Income and Expenditure): Household consumption expenditure, Year Ended March 2023, this data was extracted:
Provided: 583 data points
Dataset originally released on:
November 17, 2023
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.