Emigration rates to Australia

This chart from Stats NZ shows how much of a factor emigration to Australia – or lack thereof – was what is behind the big shift in net immigration.

It has dropped from nearly 40,000 per year to about 15,000 per year in five years.

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  1. Blazer

     /  May 11, 2017

    so contrary to National spin,you can see the biggest spike in NZ’ers emigrating to Australia was when they were Govt.

  2. Blazer

     /  May 11, 2017

    where are all the govt…supporters…..?BOL.

  3. Yep … Nothing like statistics and good, sound, hard data to put the lie to something …

    Pretty ‘graphic’ in several senses of the word …