In 2013, 92.1% of households owned at least one car: 37.6% owned one car, 38.4% two cars, and 16.1% three or more cars. There are now more two-vehicle than one-vehicle households.
Further Related Statistics:
Core dashboard information
|Households with access to a motor vehicle (one or more)|
Nature of data
|Quantitative, survey based|
|Primary source||New Zealand Census, Statistics NZ|
|Custodian of data||New Zealand Census, Statistics NZ|
http://nzdotstat.stats.govt.nz/wbos/Index.aspx?DataSetCode=TABLECODE8011#; go to ‘2013 Census’->’Transport and Communications’-> ‘Number of motor vehicles'. Note: 1996 Census data appears to be no longer available on this website.
|Frequency||Every five years|
|Quality of the data||Reliable|
|Next Update||August 2019|