Articles tagged Statistics NZ

The effects of inflation have been much heavier in the last decade for poorer consumers than rich ones. That's because tax and policy moves have effectively been regressive, including increases in GST, fuel and cigarette taxes, along with falling prices for goods and services used more by richer consumers.

In this morning's email we opened the police file of the latest investigation into former MP Todd Barclay, and we looked at the Government's plan to end the "moral panic" over meth residues.

In today's email we reported on the challenges facing next year's planned "digital first" census, dug into the document dump about the questions asked during coalition negotiations and detailed some grim reading on climate change.