The 2014 review of the consumers price index (CPI) updated items in the representative basket of goods and services, and their relative importance. Consumers price index review: 2014 provides the details.
The paper includes:
- details of specific changes we made to the CPI basket of representative goods and services
- the new CPI expenditure weights
- details of how we derived these weights
- analysis of the main changes in the weights.
We are implementing the changes in Consumers Price Index: September 2014 quarter, published on 23 October 2014.
Read the report online, or download and print the PDF from 'Available files'. If you have problems viewing the file, see opening files and PDFs.
Statistics New Zealand (2014). Consumers price index review: 2014. Available from www.stats.govt.nz
ISBN 978-0-478-42937-4 (online)
Published 8 October 2014
See The times are changing and so is what we’re buying for the accompanying media release.