Finding Statistics

Related: Maths & Stats

The following resources can help you find the statistics you need. Use the statistics databases or the web resources below.

Business & Valuation


Statistics New Zealand
A good source of up-to-date statistics on many topics. Includes:
InfoShare: Time series data including Business, Economic indicators, Government finance, Imports and exports, Industry sectors, Population, Tourism, Work income and spending.
Statisphere: New Zealand’s official statistics portal, providing access to official statistics produced by government agencies. Statistics are listed by subject and agency.

FAOSTAT
International agriculture, food and trade statistics.

Global Marketing Information Database
GMID contains over a million demographic, economic and marketing statistics for 205 countries worldwide. The database also contains 6-year historic market size data for more than 330 consumer products in 52 countries, plus 5-year forecasts.

OECD Economic Outlook (campus only)
Contains historical and forecast times series for Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development countries.

Business Statistics from OFFSTATS
Online database of world wide statistical sources. Maintained by the University of Auckland Library. You can filter your search by country, region, and subject, or any combination of these.

Trade Map
Trade statistics for international business development

UN Data
Includes Monthly Bulletin of Online Statistics

Valuation Stats
Christchurch City Scope
Description of commercial properties in the Christchurch CBD, including building and parking description, sales history, government valuation, legal description and tenure.
Check our print copies  (Main Collection call no. HD 1387 Chr)

Quotable Value
Site includes statistics and press releases:
Property valuations
Latest news
Also check our print resources (Main Collection call no. HJ 4444 .N45 Urb)

Reserve Bank Statistics
This site includes key graphs on:
House prices and values
Mortgage rates

Social Sciences


UN Data
Includes Monthly Bulletin of Online Statistics

Recreation Stats

Australian Sports and Physical Recreation Statistics
Statistical reports on Sports and Recreation from the Australian Bureau of Statistics

DatabaseSports
Sports performance statistics and databases for most major US sports and the Olympics.

New Zealand Sport and Physical Activity Surveys
Survey from Sport New Zealand (SPARC) on sports and recreation.

Recreation and tourism statistics update
Statistics published by the USDA (United States Department of Agriculture). These statistics are designed to support the statistics in Outdoor recreation for 21st Century America.

Statistics New Zealand
Statistics New Zealand has a wide range of statistics on most topics.
Statisphere: New Zealand’s official statistics portal, providing access to official statistics produced by government agencies. Statistics are listed by subject and agency.

OFFSTATS
Database of statistical sources organised by Subject and by Country. An excellent place to start if looking for overseas statistical sources

Ministry of Social Development Statistics
Statistics on benefits; labour market updates and services interaction.

Tourism Stats

Tourism Research from the Ministry of Business, Innovation & Employment
Extensive statistics and research on New Zealand Tourism. This includes:

  • Key Statistics updates
  • International Visitors Surveys
  • Visitor Arrivals statistics
  • Tourism Forecasts

Statistics New Zealand
Good up to date statistics on a wide range of tourism related topics including:
Tourism
Migration
Accommodation

Tourism New Zealand – Market and stats
Access the latest information about our offshore tourism markets. Our market guides include market trends, key visitor statistics, information on what we’re doing offshore and advice on working in the different international markets.

Tourism Satellite Account 2014 from Statistics New Zealand
According to Statistics New Zealand this “…provides a picture of the role tourism plays in New Zealand, with information on the changing levels and impact of tourism activity. It presents information on tourism’s contribution to the New Zealand economy in terms of expenditure and employment.”

Yearbook of tourism statistics  (Main Collection G 155 Yea)

Tourism market trends. Asia and the Pacific (Main Collection G 155 .A75 Tou 2007)

Country Reports (Main Collection G 155 .A1 Cou)
A summary of tourism statistics for selected countries. Each edition focuses on a different geographic area.

WTTC data gateway from the >World Travel & Tourism Council
A tool for accessing nearly 20 years of statistics by Category and region.

Tourism Statistics from OFFSTATS
Online database of world wide statistical sources. Maintained by the University of Auckland Library. You can filter your search by country, region, and subject, or any combination of these.

Science and Agriculture


Agridata/Interest.co.nz
Agridata has recently teamed-up with interest.co.nz. Site offers interest rates and other financial data including livestock sale prices for beef, sheep and deer. Also wool and deer velvet prices.

Dairy Statistics
Livestock Improvement Corporation (LIC) is a integrated herd improvement organisation. Publications cover statistical information relating to the NZ dairy industry including milk production and milk solids prices, breeds and herd analysis. Published from 1988 onwards. Online version available from 1998 onwards. Older versions in print from HD9275 Dai.

Financial budget manual
Product prices (sheep, wool, cattle, dairy, crops, fruits, vegetables, etc.), farm and orchard expenses, gross margins and taxation information for farmers. Published annually by Lincoln University (formerly Lincoln College) between 1985 and 2000, and then every two years.
LG741 .L5 Fin

MAF Statistics
Compiled by the New Zealand Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry these statistics cover 20-30 years worth of data and include:

Horticulture and Arable statistics
Pastoral Statistics
Farm Monitoring Reports
Land Use Statistics

OIV – International organisation of Vine and Wine
International wine statistics with clear graphics and easily downloadable data

Statistics New Zealand
Statistics New Zealand collects stats for a huge range of topics about New Zealand. Topics of especial interest to agriculture include:

Agricultural production statistics
Imports and Exports

USDA Economics, Statistics and Market Information System (ESMIS)
Over 2500 statistical datasets and reports provided by a joint initiative of the US Department of Agriculture and Cornell University.

OFFSTATS
A directory of statistical sources organized by Subject and by Country. An excellent place to start if looking for overseas statistical sources

Market and Trade data
US and international market and trade statistics from the US Department of Agriculture.

FAOSTAT
Agricultural and related statistics for all countries, compiled by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the UN.

Ministry of Health
Data and statistics A-Z by subject area such as cardiovascular disease.

New Zealand Health Information Service
Repository of New Zealand Health Statistics, including Cancer, Mortality and Morbidity statistics, and others.

New Zealand Wine Stats
Statistics from New Zealand Wine

New Zealand


Christchurch City Council
Statistics about Christchurch City’s social, economic, physical and natural environments

Statisphere
New Zealand official statistics portal; statistics by subject or agency

Statistics New Zealand
Web site of NZ’s official statistical agency:

New Zealand Wine Stats
Statistics from New Zealand Wine

Ministry of Social Development Statistics
Statistics on benefits; labour market updates and services interaction.