Total retail card spending fell 0.1 percent month-over-month to NZD 5.49 billion in July 2019, after a flat reading in the previous month, amid lower spending across most retail industries. Credit Card Spending in New Zealand averaged 3848.14 NZD Million from 2002 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 5518 NZD Million in April of 2019 and a record low of 2156 NZD Million in November of 2002.

New Zealand Credit Card Spending
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New Zealand Consumer Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Consumer Confidence 103.50 103.80 130.90 79.10 Index Points [+]
Retail Sales MoM 0.70 1.70 2.80 -2.80 percent [+]
Retail Sales YoY 3.30 3.50 9.30 -8.00 percent [+]
Consumer Spending 39047.00 38997.00 39047.00 15210.00 NZD Million [+]
Private Sector Credit 465368.00 463373.00 465368.00 10449.00 NZD Million [+]
Bank Lending Rate 9.34 9.35 16.02 7.50 percent [+]
Households Debt To GDP 94.00 93.10 94.00 27.90 percent of GDP [+]
Households Debt To Income 163.90 163.90 163.90 56.20 percent [+]
Credit Card Spending 5492.00 5498.00 5518.00 2156.00 NZD Million [+]

New Zealand Credit Card Spending

In New Zealand, Electronic Retail Card Spending measures the credit card spending by individuals on consumables, durables, hospitality, apparel industry, motor vehicles and fuel. The electronic card transactions series covers all debit, credit, and charge card transactions with New Zealand-based merchants. It can be used to indicate changes in consumer spending and economic activity. This page provides - New Zealand Credit Card Spending- actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. New Zealand Credit Card Spending - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on August of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
5492.00 5498.00 5518.00 2156.00 2002 - 2019 NZD Million Monthly
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