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New Zealand
Summary statistics
Region Oceania  
Currency New Zealand Dollar (NZD)  
Surface area (square kilometres) 270467  
Population in 2011 (estimated, 000) 4415  
Population density in 2011 (per square kilometre) 16.3  
Capital city and population in 2011 (000) Wellington (410)  
United Nations membership date 24 October 1945  
Economic indicators
GDP: Gross domestic product (million current US$) 2011 162783  
GDP: Gross domestic product (million current US$) 2010 143088  
GDP: Gross domestic product (million current US$) 2005 113813  
GDP: Growth rate at constant 2005 prices (annual %) 2011 1.1  
GDP: Growth rate at constant 2005 prices (annual %) 2010 0.2  
GDP: Growth rate at constant 2005 prices (annual %) 2005 3.2  
GDP per capita (current US$) 2011 36874.0  
GDP per capita (current US$) 2010 32757.0  
GDP per capita (current US$) 2005 27530.0  
GNI: Gross national income per capita (current US$) 2011 35066.0  
GNI: Gross national income per capita (current US$) 2010 31199.0  
GNI: Gross national income per capita (current US$) 2005 25705.0  
Gross fixed capital formation (% of GDP) 2011 18.1  
Gross fixed capital formation (% of GDP) 2010 18.6  
Gross fixed capital formation (% of GDP) 2005 23.9  
Exchange rates (national currency per US$) 2011 1.30 Market rate.  
Exchange rates (national currency per US$) 2010 1.30 Market rate.  
Exchange rates (national currency per US$) 2005 1.47 Market rate.  
Balance of payments, current account (million US$) 2011 -6709  
Balance of payments, current account (million US$) 2010 -4994  
Balance of payments, current account (million US$) 2005 -8777  
CPI: Consumer price index (2000=100) 2011 135  
CPI: Consumer price index (2000=100) 2010 130  
CPI: Consumer price index (2000=100) 2005 113  
Industrial production index (2005=100) 2011 93 Average of four quarters ending 31 March of the year stated.  
Industrial production index (2005=100) 2010 93 Average of four quarters ending 31 March of the year stated.  
Industrial production index (2005=100) 2005 100 Average of four quarters ending 31 March of the year stated.  
Agricultural production index (2004-2006=100) 2011 105  
Agricultural production index (2004-2006=100) 2010 103  
Agricultural production index (2004-2006=100) 2005 99  
Food production index (2004-2006=100) 2011 107  
Food production index (2004-2006=100) 2010 104  
Food production index (2004-2006=100) 2005 99  
Unemployment (% of labour force) 2011 6.5  
Unemployment (% of labour force) 2010 6.5  
Unemployment (% of labour force) 2005 3.8  
Employment in industrial sector (% of employed) 2011 ... Average of quarterly estimates.  
Employment in industrial sector (% of employed) 2010 20.9 Average of quarterly estimates. 2009.  
Employment in industrial sector (% of employed) 2005 22.0 Average of quarterly estimates. Excludes Chathams, Antarctic Territory and other minor offshore islands. The indices are shown in terms of ISIC Rev. 3.  
Employment in agricultural sector (% of employed) 2011 ... Average of quarterly estimates.  
Employment in agricultural sector (% of employed) 2010 6.6 Average of quarterly estimates. 2009.  
Employment in agricultural sector (% of employed) 2005 7.1 Average of quarterly estimates. Excludes Chathams, Antarctic Territory and other minor offshore islands. The indices are shown in terms of ISIC Rev. 3.  
Labour force participation, adult female pop. (%) 2011 61.6  
Labour force participation, adult female pop. (%) 2010 61.5  
Labour force participation, adult female pop. (%) 2005 60.3  
Labour force participation, adult male pop. (%) 2011 74.1  
Labour force participation, adult male pop. (%) 2010 74.2  
Labour force participation, adult male pop. (%) 2005 74.8  
Tourist arrivals at national borders (000) 2011 2572  
Tourist arrivals at national borders (000) 2010 2492  
Tourist arrivals at national borders (000) 2005 2353  
Energy production, primary (000 mt oil equivalent) 2011 ...  
Energy production, primary (000 mt oil equivalent) 2010 11845 2009.  
Energy production, primary (000 mt oil equivalent) 2005 10051  
Telephone subscribers, total (per 100 inhabitants) 2011 151.8  
Telephone subscribers, total (per 100 inhabitants) 2010 150.9  
Telephone subscribers, total (per 100 inhabitants) 2005 127.2  
Internet users (per 100 inhabitants) 2011 86.0  
Internet users (per 100 inhabitants) 2010 83.0  
Internet users (per 100 inhabitants) 2005 62.7  
Exports (million US$) 2011 37633.2  
Imports (million US$) 2011 36111.3  
Balance (million US$) 2011 1521.9  
Major trading partners (% of exports) 2011 Australia (22.7), China (12.4), United States (8.4)  
Major trading partners (% of imports) 2011 China (16.0), Australia (16.0), United States (10.3)  
Social indicators
Population growth rate (average annual %) 2010-2015 1.0  
Urban population growth rate (average annual %) 2010-2015 1.1  
Rural population growth rate (average annual %) 2010-2015 0.7  
Urban population (%) 2012 86.3  
Population aged 0-14 years (%) 2012 20.4  
Population aged 60+ years (females and males, % of total) 2012 19.9/18.0  
Sex ratio (males per 100 females) 2012 96.7  
Life expectancy at birth (females and males, years) 2010-2015 82.8/78.9  
Infant mortality rate (per 1 000 live births) 2010-2015 4.8  
Fertility rate, total (live births per woman) 2010-2015 2.1  
Contraceptive prevalence (ages 15-49, %) 2006-2010 75.0 Age group 20 to 49 years. 1995.  
International migrant stock (000 and % of total population) mid-2010 962.1/22.4  
Refugees and others of concern to UNHCR end-2011 2174  
Education: Government expenditure (% of GDP) 2006-2012 7.2  
Education: Primary-secondary gross enrolment ratio (f/m per 100) 2006-2012 112.7/109.6  
Education: Female third-level students (% of total) 2006-2012 58.1  
Intentional homicides (females and males, per 100 000) 2008-2010 1.1/1.6  
Seats held by women in national parliaments (%) 2012 32.2  
Environment
Threatened species 2012 154  
Forested area (% of land area) 2010 31.0  
CO2 emission estimates (000 metric tons and metric tons per capita) 2009 32038/7.4  
Energy consumption per capita (kilograms oil equivalent) 2009 3257.0  
Rainfall in the capital city, total mean (millimetres) 957  
Temperature in the capital city, mean °C (minimum and maximum) 10.8/16.7  
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