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New Zealand



General Information
Surface area267 710  km2
CapitalWellington
UN StatusUN member since 24 October 1945
CurrencyNew Zealand Dollar
Currency codeNZD
Internet top-level domain (TLD)NZ
National Statistical Office National Statistical Office of New Zealand



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Land use in New Zealand

   Total area 2014267 710 km2
   Density of population 201116.0 persons per km2 map
   Total area per 1000 population 201162.4 km2 per 1000 population map
Land area 2014267 710 km2
   Land area per 1000 population 201162.4 km2 per 1000 population map
   Land area (percentage of total area) 2014100.0 % of total area map
Water surface 20140 km2
   Water surface per 1000 population 20110.0 km2 per 1000 population map
   Water surface (percentage of total area) 20140.0 % of total area map
Agricultural land 2007122 860 km2
   Agricultural land per 1000 population 200728.6 km2 per 1000 population map
   Agricultural land (percentage of total area) 200745.9 % of total area map
   Agricultural land (percentage of land area) 200745.9 % of land area map
Arable land 20078 660 km2
   Arable land per 1000 population 20072.0 km2 per 1000 population map
   Arable land (percentage of total area) 20073.2 % of total area map
   Arable land (percentage of land area) 20073.2 % of land area map
   Arable land (percentage of agricultural land) 20077.0 % of agricultural area map
Permanent crops 2007660 km2
   Permanent crops per 1000 population 20070.2 km2 per 1000 population map
   Permanent crops (percentage of total area) 20070.2 % of total area map
   Permanent crops (percentage of land area) 20070.2 % of land area map
   Permanent crops (percentage of agricultural land) 20070.5 % of agricultural area map
Permanent meadows and pastures 2007113 540 km2
   Permanent meadows and pastures per 1000 population 200726.5 km2 per 1000 population map
   Permanent meadows and pastures (percentage of total area) 200742.4 % of total area map
   Permanent meadows and pastures (percentage of land area) 200742.4 % of land area map
   Permanent meadows and pastures (percentage of agricultural land) 200792.4 % of agricultural area map
Forest area 200783 422 km2
   Forest area per 1000 population 200719.4 km2 per 1000 population map
   Forest area (percentage of total area) 200731.2 % of total area map
   Forest area (percentage of land area) 200731.2 % of land area map
Other land 200761 428 km2
   Other land per 1000 population 200714.3 km2 per 1000 population map
   Other land (percentage of total area) 200722.9 % of total area map
   Other land (percentage of land area) 200722.9 % of land area map
See also:
 Land use of Oceania
 Land use of the world