ISSUE #1: Cost of living

KPI: CPI Annual Inflation v RBNZ Target

Source: Stats NZ, RBNZ

AKA: inflation

Key notes

  1. Remember that each Labour-led or National-led government has had coalition partners that share the successes, and the failures, with them. A full list of governments for this time range is at the bottom of this page.
  2. You can toggle the RBNZ inflation targets on and off by clicking on 'Inflation Target' in the legend underneath the graphic.

Data sources

Data shown:

  • Annual CPI inflation rate at the end of each quarter.
  • 1990 Q1 onwards as that follows the Reserve Bank of New Zealand Act 1989 which introduced targets.

Full data:

  • 1925 Q4 onwards = > Browse > Economic indicators > Consumers Price Index – CPI > CPI All Groups for New Zealand, percentage change (Qtrly-Mar/Jun/Sep/Dec) [Select ‘Percentage change from same period previous year’]

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