Story: Income and wealth distribution

Nūhaka farmhouse and assets

Nūhaka farmhouse and assets

In 2001 farms were the third most significant asset in New Zealand household wealth, just behind other businesses. Most farm owners possessed a house to live in, as well as the land on which they grazed stock or grew crops.

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Brian Easton, 'Income and wealth distribution - Wealth', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 17 May 2022)

Story by Brian Easton, published 11 Mar 2010