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Settler Arrival Data

Settler Arrival Data: Selected Countries of Birth by Migration Stream for the Financial Year 2012–13
Country of birth Family migration Skill migration Special eligibility Humanitarian NZ citizen Other Non-program Total
Afghanistan 750 16 6 926 31 <5 1728
Albania 81 13 - - - - 94
Argentina 51 87 - - - 10 148
Australia (includes External Territories) 65 736 24 <5 1024 68 1916
Austria 36 33 - - - <5 70
Bahrain 18 44 - - - - 62
Bangladesh 555 837 12 <5 59 24 1489
Belarus 7 29 - - 25 <5 65
Belgium 30 76 - - - <5 110
Bhutan <5 5 - 465 - - 470
Brazil 165 181 <5 - - 5 354
Bulgaria 28 22 - - 15 <5 66
Burundi 33 - - 30 12 - 75
Cambodia 668 17 - 9 177 14 885
Canada 435 257 <5 - 98 76 866
Chile 45 34 <5 - - 5 88
China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 8747 8180 40 9 956 109 18 041
Colombia 175 217 <5 - 8 5 407
Congo, Democratic Republic of 63 9 - 191 - - 263
Cook Islands - - - - 295 <5 294
Croatia 35 10 - - 37 8 90
Cuba 24 <5 - 22 - <5 50
Denmark 35 38 - - - 5 78
Egypt 255 613 9 131 90 22 1120
Eritrea 11 7 <5 110 12 - 142
Ethiopia 223 11 <5 165 25 <5 427
Fiji 559 284 29 - 566 22 1460
Finland 28 24 - - - 5 57
Former Serbia and Montenegro 86 8 <5 - 54 <5 153
Former USSR, nfd 575 373 <5 <5 15 <5 969
Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia 195 19 <5 - 6 10 236
France 186 137 - - 39 10 372
Germany 275 341 <5 - 40 24 684
Ghana 155 40 <5 6 17 <5 223
Greece 240 38 <5 - 7 216 501
Hong Kong (SAR of China) 312 330 5 - 996 32 1675
Hungary 50 138 - - - <5 189
India 5446 11 314 16 44 1391 184 18 395
Indonesia 913 273 24 11 47 22 1290
Iran 655 1632 <5 565 64 11 2931
Iraq 535 51 <5 2569 285 20 3462
Ireland 267 1314 10 - 20 51 1662
Israel 70 160 <5 - 28 12 274
Italy 130 131 8 - - 42 311
Japan 320 254 <5 - 10 34 617
Jordan 77 86 - 9 9 8 189
Kazakhstan 20 33 <5 - - - 54
Kenya 123 139 - 73 18 10 363
Korea 360 1467 55 - 280 31 2193
Kuwait 33 87 - <5 15 <5 141
Laos 50 <5 - - - - 51
Lebanon 700 81 9 <5 12 51 858
Liberia 52 - - 26 - - 78
Malaysia 580 2742 19 212 191 18 3762
Mauritius 100 215 - - - <5 317
Mexico 74 95 <5 - - <5 174
Morocco 65 15 - - 18 <5 100
Myanmar 220 83 <5 1534 14 8 1859
Namibia 10 17 - - 24 <5 54
Nauru <5 - 5 - 60 - 67
Nepal 333 531 <5 332 - <5 1199
Netherlands 95 207 <5 - 45 24 371
New Zealand - 8 - - 26 557 450 27 015
Nigeria 127 129 <5 <5 16 <5 278
Niue - - - - 150 <5 151
Pakistan 971 1412 6 175 113 46 2723
Papua New Guinea 89 46 <5 - 45 29 211
Peru 88 51 - - - 8 147
Philippines 3726 2395 25 - 437 121 6704
Poland 113 134 <5 <5 15 5 270
Portugal 59 35 - - - 12 106
Romania 93 113 <5 - 46 <5 257
Russian Federation 124 384 - - 91 8 607
Samoa 45 5 <5 - 1216 16 1282
Saudi Arabia 38 111 - <5 25 <5 181
Serbia 146 41 - - - 15 202
Sierra Leone 72 - <5 18 - <5 92
Singapore 215 963 <5 - 541 15 1737
Slovakia 25 30 - - 10 <5 64
Solomon Islands 31 <5 <5 - 29 <5 64
Somalia 105 <5 - 128 108 10 351
South Africa 730 2852 <5 9 932 63 4585
South Sudan 93 - - - - - 93
Spain 100 72 <5 - 41 14 229
Sri Lanka 849 2289 11 41 450 30 3670
Sudan 195 14 <5 215 20 8 456
Sweden 82 43 - - - 11 136
Switzerland 58 60 - - 14 9 141
Syria 175 15 <5 31 9 15 244
Taiwan 150 117 <5 - 498 42 809
Tanzania 32 11 - 12 - - 55
Thailand 1781 121 <5 150 90 53 2199
Tonga 63 <5 16 - 86 <5 171
Turkey 247 57 7 6 - 9 326
Uganda 32 19 <5 16 10 5 83
Ukraine 70 88 - - 25 <5 184
United Arab Emirates 90 248 - - <5 8 348
United Kingdom 2758 7337 36 - 986 603 11 720
United States of America 725 609 6 - 71 158 1569
Venezuela 30 170 <5 - - - 202
Vietnam 3057 377 14 <5 166 91 3709
Zambia 38 49 <5 23 41 <5 153
Zimbabwe 162 331 <5 12 136 <5 646
Not stated - <5 - - - <5 6
All other countries(b) 677 530 5 94 200 43 1549
Grand Total 44 681 55 408 463 8389 40 311 3162 152 414

(a) Where required figures have been rounded to the nearest 5 for confidentiality reasons.
(b) Figures include all other countries with fewer than 50 settler arrivals.

Note: Where a number in a table is between 1 and 4, the number has been masked with <5 for privacy reasons.

Last reviewed Tuesday 19 November 2013

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