Digitised collections is your gateway to rare and historical print material that might otherwise be hard to find or too fragile to handle. Stats NZ digitised these publications by rekeying information from microfiche copies of the original.
19th-century statistical publications: Nineteenth-century statistical publications held in the Statistics NZ library.
Census: 1871–1916: Census of Population and Dwellings reports and results from 1871 to 1916.
Yearbook collection: 1893–2012: The New Zealand Official Yearbook from 1893 to 2012.
Historical CPI information: Includes some digitised material dating back to the early 1900s, to mark the 100-year anniversary of the CPI, in 2014.
Historical electorate profiles: learn about each electorate’s history, economic and social well-being, industries, education, health, culture and identity, and population. They also include information about previous election results, maps, and information about electorate boundaries and history.