Retail trade statistics measure the sales of a wide range of businesses that provide household and personal goods and services. Retailers include supermarkets, bookshops, restaurants, hotels, motels, and motor vehicles. Statistics show quarterly sales of goods and services, by storetype and region.
- Retail Trade Survey
Released quarterly, this information release contains statistics on the retail sales by storetype and region; retail stocks by storetype; and retail sales deflators by storetype.
- Christchurch Retail Trade Indicator
Released quarterly, this information release contains statistics on retail activity in Christchurch.
- Electronic Card Transactions
Released monthly, this information release measures the number and value of electronic card transactions (including debit, eftpos, credit, and charge cards) with New Zealand-based merchants.
Time-series data is available on Infoshare under the category 'Industry sectors' for the following groups:
- 'Retail Trade (ANZSIND96)'
- 'Christchurch Retail Trade Indicator'
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