Rail passsenger service prices have risen more quickly than road passenger or sea passenger prices.
Core dashboard information
Consumers price indices for road passenger transport services, rail passenger transport services, and sea passenger transport services (June 2017 Quarter = 1000).
For a discussion of the definition of these categories, see http://archive.stats.govt.nz/browse_for_stats/economic_indicators/CPI_inflation/passenger-transport-services.aspx. Note that each of these categories include more than just local public transport services. Road passenger transport services also include long distance bus fares (excluding coach tours), taxi fares, shuttle fares, and car hire charges. Rail passenger transport services also include long-distance train fares. Sea passenger services also include long distance ferry passenger and passenger vehicle fares.
Nature of data
|Primary source||Stats NZ Infoshare - CPI013AA|
|Custodian of data||Stats NZ|
Data can be found by clicking the 'Browse' tab, then selecting Economic Indicators->Consumers Price Index-> CPI Level 3 Classes for New Zealand (Qrtly-Mar/Jun/Sep/Dec), then choosing “Rail passenger transport", "Road passenger transport", and "Sea passenger transport" on the menu of NZHEC classes.
|Quality of the data||
|Next Update||March, June, September, and December for each year|