Statistics New Zealand: International arrivals have grown 46% in last five years

    Statistics New Zealand reported (27-Apr-2018) New Zealand overseas visitors have grown from 2.61 million for the year to Mar-2013 to 3.82 million for the year to Mar-2018. For the five years before 2013, there were around 2.5 million visitors p/a. Over the last five years the main sources of our visitors have been AustraliaChina, the US, and the UK, in that order. In the Mar-2018 year, 39% of visitors came from Australia, followed by China (11%), the US (9%), and the UK (7%). [more – original PR]